Will make it even easier for the contraband cigarette industry to thrive in Canada: Imperial Tobacco.
Lobbying for lower taxes for traditional cigarettes but against future increases as well as plain and standardized packaging.
But licensed producers argue that cannabis isn’t as dangerous as tobacco.
Expands markets for the global tobacco and next generation products business.
Tobacco companies warn a legal battle may be looming.
Bolsters case of cancer victim who won a $28 million judgment against R.J. Reynolds.
It proposes companies take on the collection, transport, processing and safe disposal.
But found guilty of two other charges under the Tobacco Tax Act.
Report urges the government to strip attractive branding.
Increases are part of efforts to raise $29 billion for public transit and infrastructure projects.
Conference Board of Canada says added support measures would significantly aid quitting.
Province claims companies misrepresented risks of smoking.
Conference Board salary outlook pegs national average at 3%.