Daily Archives: November 22, 2010

Malawi growers’ warning over tobacco plans

Economists in Malawi, one of Africa’s poorest countries and biggest grower of burley tobacco, said Sunday there was “cause for huge concern” after 172 countries agreed on guidelines to control the use and sale of tobacco products.

Smokers need not apply: Is hiring ban trend of the future?

smoking on the work
For about two decades, smokers have been pushed steadily out of the workplace, as lawmakers and employers have sought to minimize exposure to second-hand smoke.