Jessica Miller | August 22, 2014
It’s an admittedly odd twist. Tobacco, long vilified for its role in the deaths of approximately 6 million people per year, now is playing a key role in the development of an anti-Ebola drug. The World Health Organization places deaths due to direct tobacco use at around 5 million people globally per year, with another 1 million due to exposure to second-hand smoke. That should be ample reason to keep a safe distance from the nicotine-bearing plant. But even as lethal as tobacco is, it may be the key to saving lives.
Jessica Miller | May 8, 2014
Due to its single taste and charming perfume brand name “Vogue” became an international mark of feminine elegance and refinement. One of the most fascinating part of Vogue cigarettes is filter. This filter gives a feeling of freshness to a smoker, when inhaling, which makes the smoking process a great pleasure.
Jessica Miller | August 6, 2013
Jessica Miller | May 10, 2013
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) is anticipating the tobacco industry to keep on being really complicated this year because of the ongoing sale of illicit cigarettes and the influence from particular local brands being sold lower than the Government required minimum cigarette price.
Jessica Miller | October 8, 2012
Most cotton farmers in Mashonaland Central province have switched to tobacco production because of the low costs offered for the crop on the tobacco market this season. The growers have started constructing curing barns and others have already established seedbeds. At the same time the tobacco farmers are afraid of losing their property to cotton companies after failing to settle their debts. Most farmers told The Herald that they could not pay back loans to companies that contracted them and have since been given an October 30 deadline to settle their debts before the firms come in to join their property.