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  • The exemption proposed in Atlanta, where ministers are trying to close the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, would allow any of the 12 member countries free rein on tobacco regulation without having that effort challenged in a trade tribunal. The move, if approved as part of the deal ministers hope to wrap up this week, would prevent companies like Marlboro...

  • No final consensus has been reached on whether any exclusion would target only tobacco companies or shield a wider range of government regulations from legal action, but Australia's Andrew Robb is optimistic about his country's push for a broad carve-out for both health and environmental regulations. Similar rules in a separate trade treaty allowed...

  • The letter, sent to TPP officials late on Monday, comes amid reluctance by some countries to sign on to rules similar to those that allowed Marlboro maker Philip Morris to sue TPP partner Australia over tobacco plain-packaging laws. "As you all enter the potentially final hours of negotiation, we ask all of the TPP governments to reject the exclusion of products...

  • TOKYO, Sept 29- Japan Tobacco Inc is in the final stages of talks to buy Reynolds American Inc's Sante Fe Natural Tobacco unit for about $5 billion, aiming to reach an agreement this week, the Nikkei business daily reported on Tuesday. Officials at Japan Tobacco and Reynolds American were not immediately available for comment. With the purchase of Sante Fe, JT hopes...

  • *JT in talks to buy assets worth about $5 bln- Bloomberg. *Talks in advanced stage but could still fall apart- Bloomberg. Sept 24- Japan Tobacco Inc is in advanced talks to buy assets worth about $5 billion from Reynolds American Inc, including some of the Natural American Spirit tobacco brand, Bloomberg reported on Thursday.

  • Global slowdown fear accelerates; How to trade it Tuesday, 22 Sep 2015 | 1:46 PM ET

    CNBC Pro did quantitative analysis and asked market experts on what to buy and avoid during a global growth slowdown.

  • Listen to Tepper, don't drown with these stocks Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 12:44 PM ET
    David Tepper

    As the Fed appears to move closer to a potential rate hike, emerging markets could take a hit. Here are the companies with the most exposure.

  • E-cigs 'gateway' drug to ... real cigarettes? Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015 | 12:59 PM ET
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    Young people who smoke electronic cigarettes are much more likely to smoke tobacco ciggies within a year than their peers.

  • Early movers: HAS, BBT, GIS, T, NAV, CBS & more Wednesday, 2 Sep 2015 | 7:55 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Fear and loathing on trading desks Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 10:53 AM ET
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    Traders are worried collateral damage from global market weakness, including a high yield debt fallout and selloff even in better performing sectors.

  • LONDON, Aug 19- Health officials in Britain have for the first time endorsed e-cigarettes, saying they are 95 percent safer than tobacco equivalents and even suggesting doctors should be able to prescribe the "game-changing" devices to smokers trying to quit. Governments from California to India have tried to regulate their use more strictly, many fearing they...

  • LONDON, Aug 19- Electronic cigarettes are around 95 percent less harmful than tobacco and should be promoted as a tool to help smokers quit, a study by an agency of Britain's Department of Health said on Wednesday. E-cigarettes, tobacco-free devices people use to inhale nicotine-laced vapour, have surged in popularity on both sides of the Atlantic but health...

  • *Philip Morris had aimed to raise at least $1 bln by cutting stake. JAKARTA, Aug 13- Philip Morris- owned Indonesia cigarette maker Sampoerna is planning a rights issue that will raise nearly $2 billion to meet stock exchange free-float rules, in what will be the Southeast Asian nation's biggest share sale in seven years. Sources previously said that Philip Morris...

  • Early movers: UNH, GS, EBAY, GRMN, BBT & more Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 8:10 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Traders could stay close to home in week ahead Friday, 10 Jul 2015 | 5:26 PM ET
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    The stock market could turn back to domestic matters in the coming week, and some strategists say it may like what it sees.

  • Early movers: HUM, SRG, AAPL, POT, BABA & more Monday, 6 Jul 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Tobacco firms to appeal $11.9B Canadian court ruling Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 2:43 AM ET
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    Three tobacco firms said they would appeal a Canadian court ruling that awarded more than $11 billion in damages to smokers in class action cases.

  • Early movers: AOL, WHR, PM, CBS, NOK & more Friday, 8 May 2015 | 7:47 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Tobacco CEO: If you start smoking, try this Thursday, 7 May 2015 | 12:03 PM ET
    Andre Calantzopoulos, CEO of Philip Morris.

    Philip Morris International wants smokers to move to "reduced risk" products, CEO Andre Calantzopoulos tells CNBC.

  • World Bank's pension investments clash with values Monday, 4 May 2015 | 10:26 AM ET
    Dr. Jim Kim, president of the World Bank.

    World Bank invests part of its $18.8 bn staff pension fund in companies in industries, holdings that clash with the institution's own calls.