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iol.co.za
How Canada dominates the Ginseng marketsmall quantities, but Ontario farmers were much more interested in another crop
How Canada dominates the Ginseng market
iol.co.za / Posted 13 minutes ago
small quantities, but Ontario farmers were much more interested in another crop that was rising in demand the world over: tobacco. It wasn’t until the 1980s, when government restrictions on tobacco companies and more health-conscious consumers... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Daily Liberal / Posted 25 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
The Border Mail / Posted 28 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 32 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 32 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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The Courier
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
The Courier / Posted 35 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 52 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
The Young Witness / Posted 54 minutes ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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New Kerala
Smoking inside home makes kids ill - newkerala.com #57638New York, May 2 : Children who live with a smoker or have exposure to tobacco s
Smoking inside home makes kids ill - newkerala.com #57638
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
New York, May 2 : Children who live with a smoker or have exposure to tobacco smoke inside the home become frequently ill and are more likely to have pediatric health care visits, including sick care, say researchers. "Our findings indicate that... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bnA document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bn
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
A document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less than Labor expected. Labor will have to find an extra $20 billion in funding after a leaked federal budget document showed a shortfall in the opposition's expected... Read more
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CBC.ca
Most minors don't have easy access to e-cigarettes, Health Canada study indicateswere turned away 90.2 per cent of the time when asking for e-cigarettes and 84.
Most minors don't have easy access to e-cigarettes, Health Canada study indicates
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
were turned away 90.2 per cent of the time when asking for e-cigarettes and 84.8 per cent of the time when asking for tobacco products.Tobacco retailers seeing shift Scholten said the lack of Health Canada approval means members of his... Read more
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Herald Sun
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bnA document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bn
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
A document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less than Labor expected. Labor will have to find an extra $20 billion in funding after a leaked federal budget document showed a shortfall in the opposition's expected... Read more
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Weekly Times
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bnA document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bn
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
A document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less than Labor expected. Labor will have to find an extra $20 billion in funding after a leaked federal budget document showed a shortfall in the opposition's expected... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bnA document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bn
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
A document shows the government's planned tobacco tax raises $19.8 billion less than Labor expected. Labor will have to find an extra $20 billion in funding after a leaked federal budget document showed a shortfall in the opposition's expected... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownin the Prime Minister's suite on Monday morning, budget eve. Photo: Andrew Mear
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
in the Prime Minister's suite on Monday morning, budget eve. Photo: Andrew Meares The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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News.com.au
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bnthe opposition's expected revenue from taxing smokers. In a document obtained
Govt smoking tax to raise $28.2bn
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
the opposition's expected revenue from taxing smokers. In a document obtained by the Nine Network, Treasury forecasts the tobacco excise will raise $28.2 billion over 10 years. That's $19.8 billion less than Labor had predicted over the decade,... Read more
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WA Today
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownin the Prime Minister's suite on Monday morning, budget eve. Photo: Andrew Mear
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
in the Prime Minister's suite on Monday morning, budget eve. Photo: Andrew Meares The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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The Age
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
The Age / Posted an hour ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownwho provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect.
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
who provide information about artificial tax structures are also in prospect. The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdownin the Prime Minister's suite on Monday morning, budget eve. Photo: Andrew Mear
Budget 2016: Scott Morrison to raise billions through multinational tax crackdown
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
in the Prime Minister's suite on Monday morning, budget eve. Photo: Andrew Meares The government will also adopt Labor's tobacco tax hike of 12.5 per cent per year for four years - as foreshadowed by Fairfax Media last month - which according to... Read more
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Medical News Today
What are the Effects of Using Salvia?to be a white, affluent male aged 18-25 years, and a recent user of LSD. Salvi
What are the Effects of Using Salvia?
Medical News Today / Posted 2 hours ago
to be a white, affluent male aged 18-25 years, and a recent user of LSD. Salvia is primarily obtained through "head" or tobacco shops, and Internet sources. Individuals report using salvia for various reasons, including curiosity, for relaxation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malawi Celebrates Labour Daya presentation by Chisamba School of paper recycling projects and Tenancy Labou
Malawi Celebrates Labour Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
a presentation by Chisamba School of paper recycling projects and Tenancy Labour advocates who are fighting for reforms in tobacco farms against exploitation of tenants. International Labour Day is commemorated in 80 countries in the world and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BATN's Boost to Rice Farmingto partner with government to boost the productivity of smallholder rice farmer
BATN's Boost to Rice Farming
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
to partner with government to boost the productivity of smallholder rice farmers. The intervention of the British American Tobacco Nigerian Foundation (BATNF) in dry-season rice farming in some northern states is one of such interventions worth... Read more
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Herald Sun
Budget to ask smokers to cough upmay be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s b
Budget to ask smokers to cough up
Herald Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
may be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s budget. So-called “sin taxes” — taxes on tobacco and alcohol products — are often seen as easy ways to boost government revenues as they target products which are... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Budget to ask smokers to cough upmay be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s b
Budget to ask smokers to cough up
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
may be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s budget. So-called “sin taxes” — taxes on tobacco and alcohol products — are often seen as easy ways to boost government revenues as they target products which are... Read more
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Perth Now
Budget to ask smokers to cough upmay be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s b
Budget to ask smokers to cough up
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
may be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s budget. So-called “sin taxes” — taxes on tobacco and alcohol products — are often seen as easy ways to boost government revenues as they target products which are... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Budget to ask smokers to cough upmay be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s b
Budget to ask smokers to cough up
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
may be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s budget. So-called “sin taxes” — taxes on tobacco and alcohol products — are often seen as easy ways to boost government revenues as they target products which are... Read more
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SameSame
How we quit: Lesbian and bi women share smoke-free storiesabout their relationship – and break up – with cigarettes for a new campaign fr
How we quit: Lesbian and bi women share smoke-free stories
SameSame / Posted 3 hours ago
about their relationship – and break up – with cigarettes for a new campaign from ACON called #SmokeFreeStillFierce. The tobacco reduction drive aims to address the alarmingly high smoking rates for lesbian, bisexual and queer women. The latest... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Budget to ask smokers to cough upmay be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s b
Budget to ask smokers to cough up
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
may be slugged with hikes to the cost of cigarettes and alcohol in tomorrow’s budget. So-called “sin taxes” — taxes on tobacco and alcohol products — are often seen as easy ways to boost government revenues as they target products which are... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Editorial: Ban smoking in downtown Glenwood — nowto use any addictive or mind-altering substance in public, which is already the
Editorial: Ban smoking in downtown Glenwood — now
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
to use any addictive or mind-altering substance in public, which is already the case with alcohol and marijuana, but not tobacco. Let’s make it illegal to expose any of our residents, workers and visitors to harmful secondhand smoke. The... Read more
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iTWire
Product placement and Marvel’s Captain America – Civil Warcould go on and on. But know this – a TV or movie studio does not need any perm
Product placement and Marvel’s Captain America – Civil War
iTWire / Posted 4 hours ago
could go on and on. But know this – a TV or movie studio does not need any permission (except in prohibited products like tobacco) to mention or use products. Screen time is not counted as advertising time, so it extends the revenue... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Older Americans Month Health Fair CalendarLehigh Regional Medical Center, 1500 Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres, FL. Free and
Older Americans Month Health Fair Calendar
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 4 hours ago
Lehigh Regional Medical Center, 1500 Lee Boulevard, Lehigh Acres, FL. Free and open to the public. Information presented by Tobacco Free Lee, Area Agency on the Aging, Park Royal Hospital, and the Hanley Center. Aging to Perfection mini classes will... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
From the underground up: Liberty Firearms Institute is poised to open in early Julyballistic glass windows on the shooting galleries, tight security door, dozens
From the underground up: Liberty Firearms Institute is poised to open in early July
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
ballistic glass windows on the shooting galleries, tight security door, dozens of cameras and ATF — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives — compliant security measures, it’d be hard for something to go awry. Ultimately, the lower... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Couple marks 76 years of marriagelived there in a trailer with a little square hole near the latch in the front
Couple marks 76 years of marriage
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 hours ago
lived there in a trailer with a little square hole near the latch in the front screen door for the men to spit their tobacco juice through, Helen said. They got their water from a hand-dug well equipped with a windlass, rope and bucket, with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
April consumer prices rise for first time since 201422. Headline consumer prices rose slightly in April on an annual basis thanks t
April consumer prices rise for first time since 2014
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 hours ago
22. Headline consumer prices rose slightly in April on an annual basis thanks to higher prices of food, vegetables and tobacco. (EPA photo) Related Stories Headline consumer prices, which had fallen 15 months in a row, rose slightly in April... Read more
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NZCity
Pot ups risk of pre-term birthat an increasingly higher risk of spontaneous pre-term birth regardless of soci
Pot ups risk of pre-term birth
NZCity / Posted 5 hours ago
at an increasingly higher risk of spontaneous pre-term birth regardless of socio-economic status and whether they smoked tobacco. "In this large group, maternal marijuana use was a major contribution to the risk of early birth and was consistent... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What we know about the Budget so fardone in preparation for the outcome, because, suddenly, there will be, literall
What we know about the Budget so far
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
done in preparation for the outcome, because, suddenly, there will be, literally, hundreds of thousands, if not millions of tonnes of carp that will be dead in the River Murray,” he said. TOBACCO An increase in tobacco excise is also seen as like... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tobacco smoke exposure in home risks kids' healthThe dangers of smoking near a child have been well-documented and now, a new st
Tobacco smoke exposure in home risks kids' health
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
The dangers of smoking near a child have been well-documented and now, a new study has revealed that exposure to tobacco smoke inside the home can increase their childhood illnesses. Researchers analyzed 2011-2012 data from the National... Read more
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The New Yorker
Final Formshalf of all deaths in the United States in 1990 could be attributed to nine fac
Final Forms
The New Yorker / Posted 6 hours ago
half of all deaths in the United States in 1990 could be attributed to nine factors not listed on death certificates: tobacco, diet and physical activity, alcohol, microbial agents, toxic agents, firearms, sexual behavior, motor vehicles, and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Locked up: Faces of the criminals put behind bars in April40, of Appleby Lawn, Netherley, was jailed for nine years.Andrew Mighall Custo
Locked up: Faces of the criminals put behind bars in April
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 hours ago
40, of Appleby Lawn, Netherley, was jailed for nine years.Andrew Mighall Customs officers discovered the illegal tobacco haul in a shipping container at Felixstowe in Suffolk in July 2014. Liverpool Crown Court heard the 37-year-old had... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What we know about the Budget so fardone in preparation for the outcome, because, suddenly, there will be, literall
What we know about the Budget so far
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
done in preparation for the outcome, because, suddenly, there will be, literally, hundreds of thousands, if not millions of tonnes of carp that will be dead in the River Murray,” he said. TOBACCO An increase in tobacco excise is also seen as like... Read more
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The Border Mail
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsof the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing.
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
of the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing. It was the first industry fund to exclude tobacco stocks, in 2000. In 2014, the fund announced it would exclude companies with a material exposure to "high... Read more
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The Courier
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsof the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing.
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The Courier / Posted 7 hours ago
of the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing. It was the first industry fund to exclude tobacco stocks, in 2000. In 2014, the fund announced it would exclude companies with a material exposure to "high... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsof the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing.
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
of the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing. It was the first industry fund to exclude tobacco stocks, in 2000. In 2014, the fund announced it would exclude companies with a material exposure to "high... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankingsof the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing.
Australian super fund comes second in global green rankings
The Young Witness / Posted 7 hours ago
of the Earth. Local Government Super has a long history of ethical investing. It was the first industry fund to exclude tobacco stocks, in 2000. In 2014, the fund announced it would exclude companies with a material exposure to "high... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Legislature grapples with budget that paves way for cutsin the future. It also further delays a nearly $100 million payment into the s
Legislature grapples with budget that paves way for cuts
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
in the future. It also further delays a nearly $100 million payment into the state pensions system but specifies that tobacco settlement money above what is set aside for children’s programs will go toward KPERS, as well as any revenue that... Read more
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