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TMA announces 2016 meeting

TMA announces 2016 meeting

| March 31, 2016

The 101st Annual Meeting and Conference of the TMA is scheduled to be held in Virginia, US, in May.

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Price favors tobacco cigarettes

Price favors tobacco cigarettes

| March 30, 2016

A new study has found that, contrary to popular belief, electronic cigarettes cost the consumer more than do combustible tobacco cigarettes, despite the huge tax burden heaped on the latter.

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Smoking lessons are très difficile

Smoking lessons are très difficile

| March 30, 2016

Some French students are being allowed to break the law by smoking tobacco on school grounds, where they are deemed to be less at risk from terrorist attacks than they would be if they were on the street.

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Pontianak mayor purges smokers

Pontianak mayor purges smokers

| March 30, 2016

Tobacco smokers are being purged from an Indonesian city’s administration, purportedly in an attempt to make the city child-friendly.

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Smokers being enfranchised

Smokers being enfranchised

| March 30, 2016

Smokers, more used to being ‘denormalized’, are being offered the chance to have their say on a wide range of issues, and all they need is a spent cigarette and a Ballot Bin.

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Andhra sales open with optimism

Andhra sales open with optimism

| March 29, 2016

After snapping up a below-target flue-cured tobacco crop in the Indian state of Karnataka, buyers have moved on to Andhra Pradesh with their enthusiasm undiminished.

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