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EU Parliament to endorse vaping as a way to quit smoking

The European Parliament on Wednesday became the first elected chamber anywhere in the world to endorse tobacco harm reduction. Parliament adopted – by a margin of 652 votes to 15...

Egypt lifts e-cigarette ban

Last month, the Egyptian authorities abolished the ban on the sales, import and marketing of e-cigarettes since 2015. This decision will undoubtedly pave the way...

Global broadcast counters secretive WHO conference

A significant round-the-clock global broadcasting event, featuring world-leading Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) experts and consumer advocates for safer nicotine products, has been announced. Vowing they won’t...

WHO busted for manipulating key tobacco conference

The World Health Organization has been badly caught out ahead of the Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHOFramework Convention on...

Asia Pacific Declaration fights for 600 million smokers’ lives

“September marks the start of the secret season. It sadly sees supposed ‘tobacco control experts’ playing up to their puppet masters and denying Asia...

Philippines Senate to lead region with progressive

“The world is watching as the Philippines Senate looks set to approve the most progressive and risk-proportionate vaping legislation in Asia Pacific. We’re hoping...

Edinburgh vaping firm VPZ takes wraps off first ‘vape clinic’

The facility has opened within the group’s flagship Newbridge store and plans are now in place to roll out the service across the entire...

Germany approves tobacco and e-cigarette tax hike

Smokers - of both electronic cigarettes and the regular variety - will have to reach deeper into their pockets in the coming year, after...

Estonia decides to suspend consumption tax on e-liquid

A European country, Estonia, previously imposed a tax on e-cigarettes, but now it has decided to suspend the consumption tax on e-liquid. The Estonian Parliament...

President of the Canadian Vaping Association calls on decision makers to include e-cigarettes in harm reduction strategies

On February 16, Darryl Tempest, chairman of the Canadian Vaping Association, issued an open letter calling on the government to use electronic cigarettes in...

Canadian Vaping Association’s Open Letter to Canadians

Hamilton, ON, Oct. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- My name is Darryl Tempest and I am the Executive Director of the Canadian Vaping Association....