Tabacchi di nuova generazione, la Russia frena sull’etichettatura ad hoc: “Rischio ridotto non quantificabile”
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Tabacchi di nuova generazione, la Russia frena sull’etichettatura ad hoc: “Rischio ridotto non quantificabile”

Philip Morris International ha deciso di rinforzare la propria posizione commerciale in Russia, per questo motivo ha stabilito di investire nella costruzione di un centro di R&D in loco per la fabbricazione dei nuovi heatsticks. A questo piano di investimenti la multinazionale voleva vedersi rispondere dal Governo con una serie di benefit economici e fiscali, … Continua a leggere

Italy, E-cig Tax Suspended and Sent to the Constitutional Court
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Italy, E-cig Tax Suspended and Sent to the Constitutional Court

Today, and Ordinance issued TAR Lazio (Regional Administrative Court) suspended the e-cig tax on liquids without nicotine and sent the entire legislation to the Constitutional Court, which last April struck down the previous fiscal regime. Legislative Decree n. 188/2014, followed by a AAMS (Monopolies Agency) Provision, established a € 3,73 +22% VAT tax per 10ml of liquids with … Continua a leggere

Russia becomes fourth territory for iQOS heat-not-burn trials | Ecig Intelligence
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Russia becomes fourth territory for iQOS heat-not-burn trials | Ecig Intelligence

Philip Morris International (PMI) is testing its iQOS heat-not-burn product in Russia, ECigIntelligence has confirmed. “We are indeed testing this novel product with a limited group of adult smokers in Moscow,” a PMI spokesperson said. The company is arguing to the Russian government that a new regulatory category, distinct from conventional tobacco, should be created … Continua a leggere

Big Tobacco at Loggerheads: the Italian Match | Lettera43
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Big Tobacco at Loggerheads: the Italian Match | Lettera43

Tobacco giants challenge e-cigarettes together. But they fight on heated-tobacco devices: Philip Morris is the only producer. BAT, JTI and ITG oppose it. In a battle of lobbyists. They rarely intervene publicly, they hardly take a stand, and they often act behind the corridors of power. However, they get results, indeed. They are the tobacco lobbies. … Continua a leggere