International Updates

Loophole allows cigarettes to be sold on Facebook

8 April 2018: Tobacco companies and vendors are making use of Facebook to market and sell their products, including to children under 18, a study has found. The research by Stanford University’s Medical School found tobacco and e-cigarette […]

International Updates

Taxes on alcohol, tobacco would benefit the poor

5 Aprl 2018: Levying taxes on tobacco, alcohol, soft drinks and snacks will benefit poorer households the most, a Lancet study has found. Levying taxes on tobacco, alcohol, soft drinks and snacks will benefit poorer […]

International Updates

Quitting investment in tobacco

29 March 2018: Effective immediately, Qantas Super will no longer invest in tobacco manufacturers. We are currently selling the small holdings we own. In announcing the decision, Chief Investment Officer Andrew Spence said: “Given the […]