Daily Archives: July 27, 2010

Kentucky burley threatened by global tobacco regulations

WASHINGTON — Kentucky’s main tobacco crop would be devastated by proposed international regulations designed to restrict the content of cigarettes, according to growers and lawmakers who are fighting the proposal.

Singapore Looks To Be Tobacco Free

Mr Speaker, Sir, 11 Members have spoken on this Bill. Dr Lam Pin Min gave us a good account of the harm of tobacco.

Tobacco company earnings boosted by higher prices

Some of the world’s largest tobacco companies showed this week that even in a sluggish global economy they have the power to raise prices in most countries and beat earnings expectations.