International Updates Archive

Why menthol bans protect African Americans

19 November 2021 Kelsey Romeo-Stuppy,  Laurent Huber, Natasha Phelps, Delmonte Jefferson, Carol McGruder Source: Tobacco Induced Diseases In 2020, the African American Tobacco Control Leadership Council (AATCLC), Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), the American Medical

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Tobacco giant is accused of lobbying over Vectura

25 October 2021 Alex Ralph. Source: The Times Philip Morris says letter to business secretary ‘entirely appropriate’ Concerns have increased that Philip Morris International will use its £1 billion takeover of Vectura to legitimise the

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Costa Rica to ban vaping in public

7 October 2021 Alejandro Zúñiga. Source: The Tico Times Costa Rican lawmakers this week approved in a second debate a bill that will the use of ban vaping devices and electronic cigarettes in public spaces.

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