Daily Archives: October 20, 2010

Tobacco, alcohol, oil pour cash into ‘anti-tax’ effort

Tobacco, alcohol and oil companies are fueling the vast majority of the donations against a controversial initiative on the November ballot,

The cigar market in China

The cigar market is booming, yet most Chinese appear to be far less interested in cigars for their taste than in using them to puff upchinese smoking cigar their image.

India world’s second largest tobacco user

New Delhi, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad called for a “jihad” against tobacco use after a report released Tuesday smoking in Indiaidentified India as the world’s second largest consumer of tobacco.