Daily Archives: January 27, 2011

New York bill would ban e-cigarettes until FDA action

A key New York Assembly committee has advanced a bill that could make the state the first to ban electronic cigarettes.e-cigarette

Scottish Tobacco Display Ban Delayed by Legal Appeal

A ban on tobacco displays in shops across Scotland is on hold because of an appeal by one of the world’s biggest cigarette cigarettes displaymanufacturers.

Ritz-Carlton gets first ticket for violating Clayton’s smoking ordinance

Louis has received the first citation for violating Clayton’s 7-month-old smoking ban — for allowing guests at the annual Cigar Club cigarsformal party Saturday night to light up.

Growing interest in tobacco farming in Bangladesh

DHAKA, 26 January 2011 (IRIN) - Large groups of farmers in Bangladesh are switching from rice cultivation to tobacco farming, tobacco farmerscreating concerns about possible food shortages, according to the government and anti-tobacco lobbyists.