Latest in Tag: tobacco Highlight
Latest in Tag: tobacco
Philip Morris – Egypt has announced the new price list for different brands of MARLBORO, L&M, and MERIT tobacco products.
Egypt’s leading tobacco product manufacturer, the Eastern Company (EAST), has reported historic high records in its financial indicators for the second quarter (Q2) of fiscal year (FY) 2020/21.
The company said in a statement to the Egyptian Exchange (EGX), on Tuesday, that this rate constitutes an unprecedented record that it has not seen before.
“Regulations must be based on sound science and not be driven by politics, which unfortunately is not always the case,” Allen said, adding, “Regulations must be progressive and allow innovation as new facts emerge.”
Company has raised prices of all its cigarettes and molasses tobacco products several times during past few years
As a result of the FDA decision, the company presented its next steps as part of its bold ambition to encourage those smokers who would otherwise continue smoking cigarettes to switch to alternatives deemed better, based on scientific research, like the IQOS,.
Decision ensures users can make informed switch to IQOS as better choice to smoking
Worldwide, smoking-related diseases to kill 7 million over 2020
Young vapers less likely to go on to smoke than peers trying other tobacco products
Smuggled cigarettes account for around 6.4% of local market
Company started exporting molasses tobacco to UAE, Bahrain, Oman
The secondary offering could take place sometimes by the end of next month: sources
Egyptian cigarette market is world’s eighth largest market
Cigarette companies demand expansion of tax segments, but government ignores it
Company produced 62m cigarettes in last FY with a market share of 72%, says Haroun
Foreign tobacco companies are reportedly dissatisfied with tax
Company plans to invest £30m over next 12 months
Company launches new brand as part of long-term business strategy for Egypt
Young adults who use electronic cigarettes more than four times as likely to smoke tobacco cigarettes
Based on the amendment, cigarette prices will increase by 3.5 to 6.5 EGP
CIHC aims to increase profits by 85% to reach EGP 1.5bn
British American Tobacco has said it’s acquiring US rival Reynolds to form the largest listed tobacco company in the world. The takeover terms were agreed after BAT nudged up an earlier offer to merge the two firms.British American Tobacco (BAT) confirmed Tuesday it had agreed a $49.4-billion (46.4-billion-euro) takeover of US rival Reynolds, creating the …
Eastern Company to hold meeting within two weeks with Philip Morris to stress its desire to collect its dues in dollars whether for tobacco or their payment in installments
The company will address the Public Tax Authority to suggest the health insurance tax value gradation according to cigarette types, rather than unifying it at EGP 0.5 per box
India’s top court has ruled that tobacco companies must display larger health warnings on cigarette packs, giving a boost to the government’s latest move to reduce smoking and curb tobacco-related illnesses. DW examines.
Greater Cairo Tobacco Association demanded President Al-Sisi holds Finance Minister accountable for failed financial policies
In Egypt, there are about 15 million smokers, more than half are in the countryside, and the rate is expected to increase to 16 million
Tensions prevail in cigarette market, traders exploit the situation to raise prices, according to CTA head in Cairo, Giza
By Philip Whitfield Before conniptions consume, inhale the acronyms. FAG: (For/Against Government), IMP: the British Imperial Tobacco Group the world’s fourth-largest ciggie peddler flogging 320bn cigarettes a year (Davidoff in Egypt) after PMI: Philip Morris International (Marlboros / Merit), BAT British American Tobacco (Rothmans/Dunhill) and arriving on the 1 July JT Japan Tobacco (Winston/Salem). And …
There’s no doubt that smoking is a detrimental practice; no matter how light some cigarettes are, they still do harm to the body. Yet in Egypt, about 40% of adult men and 8% of adult women are smokers, and since 25 January, access to cigarettes has only increased, as new brands have entered the Egyptian market illegally and are sold at cheaper prices. The Daily News Egypt looks into the issue of smuggled cigarettes and their additional harmful impact on smokers.