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Posted on: Saturday, March 12th, 2022 | ID: #563


Tobacco Asia Podcast #7

“Industry’s Role in Sustainable Tobacco Farming”: an overview of the challenges facing farmers and farming and what the industry and manufacturers are doing to help.

Feb 26, 2022 6:12 PM News


JTI, Imperial Suspend Operations in Ukraine

Located in Kremenchuk in central Ukraine, the factory has 900 workers making cigarettes for the local market and exports. JTI told Bloomberg all the workers are safe and the company is monitoring the situation closely.

Feb 26, 2022 6:20 PM News


Robert Califf Confirmed as US FDA Commissioner

The US Senate confirmed Dr. Robert Califf as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in a narrow 50-46 vote, with five Democrats voting against him while six Republicans supported him. Califf’s ties to the pharmaceutical industry

Feb 26, 2022 6:40 PM News


Alternative Products Raise Profits for PMI, BAT

Philip Morris International (PMI) and British American Tobacco (BAT) both reported positive earnings in their latest financial reports, with alternative products such as heated tobacco, oral nicotine, and vapes being a main contributor.

Feb 14, 2022 5:37 PM News


ITC Sees Higher Cigarette Sales

India’s ITC Ltd. reported a 13.6% increase year-on-year in net revenue for its cigarette business to INR6.44 billion (US$854.7 million) for the quarter ended December 2021 (Q3 FY2022) along with a 12% cigarette sales volume increase…

Feb 14, 2022 5:44 PM News