All available News for 2010, by months:

Published on December 23rd, 2010 00:00

The world’s top cigarette brands bearing Georgian tax stamps were discovered to be trafficked to Turkey in large quantities, representing nearly 5 percent of the Turkey’s illicit tobacco m ... read more »

Published on December 22nd, 2010 09:36

Recently the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed 36 pictures, from which only one will be accompanied with each of nine health warning statements, placed on cigarette package and advertis ... read more »

Published on December 15th, 2010 08:56

A dramatic increase in imports of contraband cigarettes in South Africa during the last 18 months is hurting sales of legal products, having encouraged British American Tobacco (BAT) to sponsor an awa ... read more »

Published on December 14th, 2010 13:53

While the discussions on what the U.S. FDA will decide about menthol cigarettes swirl around, Philip Morris USA has clearly demonstrated that it has no intention to give up on menthol category with t ... read more »

Published on December 1st, 2010 10:06

As well as other tobacco giants Altria Group Inc. is concentrating its efforts on reduced-harm tobacco products, like cigars, snuff and others for future business, since tax hikes, indoor smoking ban ... read more »

Published on November 23rd, 2010 08:59

The fight over menthol cigarettes started again, after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel launched a series of hearings on whether to prohibit the cigarettes.The FDA’s Committ ... read more »

Published on November 11th, 2010 07:37

On October, 22 Indonesian Health Minister announced that the government would restrict tobacco advertising. The public reaction was immediate, and this is not surprising if taking into consideration t ... read more »

Published on October 5th, 2010 09:19

Despite the fact that dangerous effects of smoking are well known, 20% of Americans still continue to light up, according to U.S. health officials.The number of adult smokers fall between 2000 and 20 ... read more »

Published on September 8th, 2010 14:26

This fact puts Scotland that prohibited smoking in public places in March 2006, on an equal basis with such countries as Albania and Paraguay and this means that it has a less number of smokers than C ... read more »

Published on June 21st, 2010 11:08

A leading cigarette company Japan Tobacco Co presented in May an absolutely new type of tobacco product, a cigarette that doesn’t emit dangerous smoke, thus offering cigarette smokers a chance t ... read more »