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LTG nets P2.16 B in first half of 2014

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Lucio Tan.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The LT Group Inc. of Lucio Tan saw a 68.9-percent decline in first semester net profit to P2.16 billion in the mostly due to the slowdown in earnings contribution from its banking and tobacco businesses.

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Tobacco lobby hit for meddling in gov’t policies

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A lawmaker has urged the government to closely monitor the alleged interference of some tobacco companies in the health and revenue policies of the government as the new law requiring graphic warnings on cigarette packs took effect on Friday although the warnings will not appear for almost two years.

Posted: August 9th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Mighty Corp. takes rivals head on, introduces 2 premium brands

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Expect competition in the local tobacco industry to heat up. Mighty Corp., the oldest Filipino-owned tobacco company, has launched its premium brands King and Chelsea in a bid to firm up its position as the country’s second-biggest cigarette manufacturer.

Posted: August 4th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Tobacco report questioned

Batangas 2nd District Rep. Raneo E. Abu: Questionable studies. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Lawmakers have strongly criticized Philip Morris for allegedly using a meritless study to “deceive” the public and policy makers in a bid to regain control of the country’s multibillion-peso tobacco industry.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Cigarette packs to get stamps

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It will be all systems go for the rollout of the Internal Revenue Stamps Integrated System (IRSIS), as all tobacco manufacturers as well as importers are expected to put tax stamps on cigarette packs starting September.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

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