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  1. U.S. court hands partial win to tobacco firms over judge-ordered disclosures

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    Fri, 22 May 2015

    WASHINGTON, May 22 (Reuters) - A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday ruled that tobacco companies cannot be forced to announce publicly that they deliberately deceived the public over the health risks of cigarettes.

  2. Proposed ban on cigarette TV ads hits stocks of Indonesian media firms

    Headlines

    Fri, 22 May 2015

    JAKARTA, May 22 (Reuters) - Shares of Indonesian television operators have fallen over the past week due to a proposed ban on cigarette advertising on television that puts at risk a market estimated to be worth nearly $300 million last year.

  3. UPDATE 1-Reynolds American close to getting FTC approval for Lorillard deal - WSJ

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    Thu, 21 May 2015

    May 21 (Reuters) - Camel cigarette brand owner Reynolds American Inc's planned acquisition of smaller rival Lorillard Inc is expected to receive U.S. antitrust clearance as soon as next week, the Wall Street Journal said. (http://on.wsj.com/1Hxtr4g)

  4. Reynolds American close to getting FTC approval for Lorillard deal - WSJ

    Headlines

    Thu, 21 May 2015

    May 21 (Reuters) - Camel cigarette brand owner Reynolds American Inc's planned acquisition of smaller rival Lorillard Inc is expected to receive U.S. antitrust clearance as soon as next week, the Wall Street Journal said. (http://on.wsj.com/1Hxtr4g)

  5. The Impact of E-Cigs on Tobacco Companies' Moats May Be Overstated

    Commentary

    Wed, 20 May 2015

    flows of the large tobacco manufacturers and accelerate the decline of cigarette volume. Our analysis ..... partially displace cigarette consumption for all ..... negative impact on the tobacco group. With cigarette makers becoming dominant

  6. Await Cigarette Volume Uptick for ITC to Meet Our Fair Value Estimate; Shares Undervalued

    Commentary

    Wed, 13 May 2015

    India's largest branded cigarette manufacturer, ITC, will report ..... and profitability numbers for its cigarette business, which accounts for 56 ..... volume in the short term. As branded cigarette consumption continues to be an urban

  7. EU court rules scandal-hit commissioner was not forced out

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    Tue, 12 May 2015

    BRUSSELS, May 12 (Reuters) - A European Union court ruled on Tuesday that a former European commissioner from Malta resigned voluntarily and was not forced out over a scandal related to tobacco industry lobbying, and rejected his claim for compensation.

  8. Indonesia March retail sales grow 19.3 pct y/y - c.bank survey

    Headlines

    Mon, 11 May 2015

    JAKARTA, May 11 (Reuters) - Indonesia's annual retail sales in March grew at a faster pace of 19.3 percent, bolstered by information and communication equipment as well as food, beverages and tobacco , a Bank Indonesia survey showed on Monday.

  9. UPDATE 2-China hikes cigarette tax in anti-smoking drive

    Headlines

    Fri, 8 May 2015

    BEIJING, May 8 (Reuters) - China is set to raise the wholesale tax rate for cigarettes to 11 percent from 5 percent, the Ministry of Finance said on Friday, in a move to deter smokers in the world's biggest maker and consumer of tobacco .

  10. China to raise wholesale tax rate for cigarettes to 11 pct

    Headlines

    Fri, 8 May 2015

    BEIJING, May 8 (Reuters) - China is set to raise the wholesale tax rate for cigarettes to 11 percent from 5 percent, the Ministry of Finance said on Friday, in a move to deter smokers in the world's biggest maker and consumer of tobacco .

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