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Diane Caruana

Diane Caruana
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In-house journalist covering international vaping news.

INNCO supports the UKCTAS’s commentary on the WHO e-cig policy report

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The report mentioned above will serve as a framework for the discussions that are to take place at the long awaited FCTC happening between...

Prop 56 tax promoters in CA blame e-cigs for tobacco epidemic

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The implementation of Proposition 56 would increase the state’s tobacco tax from 87 cents to $2.87. The fact that California is the third largest...

How smoking drains your pockets in more ways than you think

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Many smokers in the UK are observing Stoptober, and others have perhaps considered it. Stoptober, is a campaign organized by National Health Service (NHS),...

BAT offers to buy RJ Reynolds’ remaining stake

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The merger comprises BAT's offer $20 billion in cash and about $47 billion in shares of the BAT company to Reynolds American for the he acquisition of...

Hong Kong lawmakers urged to not ban e-cigs

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Director in regulatory and medical affairs of Nicoventures in the Asia-Pacific region, Dr. Stephen Jenkins, is currently in Hong kong communicating with local politicians,...

Imperial Tobacco Canada aims to start selling vaping products

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When questioned about the fact that the company would be selling a product that would compete with their primary source of revenue, Eric Gagnon,...

Another pro-vaping organization, the BEAA joins forces with the VTA

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The BEAA, an organization founded in March of 2015, which serves similar purposes as the VTA, but on a smaller scale locally in Alabama,...

E-cig tax proposal in CA as compared to other rates around...

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The exact tax increase that the passing of Proposition 56 would bring about remains unclear as it still needs to be decided upon by...

Data from online e-cig survey disclosed at CHEST annual meeting, LA

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In contrast with the opinion of their fellow Physicians in the UK, two thirds of the 773 participants are of the opinion that vaping...

Unreasonable 160% tax on e-liquids in Chicago

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This was the argument made by a vaper on the site Steve K’s Vaping World, regarding the topic of the over taxation of vaping...