News: Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T)
11 Jul 2014
LONDON, June 11 - Japan Tobacco Inc has agreed to buy the maker of E-Lites, a leading brand of e-cigarettes in Britain, giving it entry into the fast-growing market for tobacco alternatives.
LONDON, June 11 - Japan Tobacco Inc agreed to buy the maker of E-Lites, a leading brand of e-cigarette in Britain, giving it entry to the fast-growing market for tobacco alternatives.
TOKYO, May 21 - The Children's Investment Fund (TCI) has urged Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to fully and swiftly privatise Japan Tobacco Inc by shedding the government's one-third stake.
(Corrects forecast period as follows because of accounting period change) Apr 24 - Japan Tobacco Inc CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS (in billions of yen unless specified) Year ended Year ended 9 months to NEXT Mar 31, 2014 Mar 31, 2013 Dec 31, 2014 YEAR LATEST YEAR-AGO COMPANY COMPANY RESULTS RESULT FORECAST
KUALA LUMPUR, March 31 - Malaysia's JT International Bhd, which makes Camel and Salem brand cigarettes, said on Monday it received an 808.4 million ringgit ($247.03 million) takeover offer from its controlling shareholder, Japan Tobacco Inc.
(Corrects percentage for sales forecast to +12.7 pct, adds percentage for year-ago net profit) Jan 30 - Japan Tobacco Inc CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS (in billions of yen unless specified) 9 months ended 9 months ended Year to Dec 31, 2013 Dec 31, 2012 Mar 31, 2014 LATEST YEAR-AGO COMPANY RESULTS RESULT
SEOUL, Jan 24 - South Korea's state health insurer plans legal action against tobacco firms to get reimbursed for some of the $1.6 billion it says the country spends each year on treatments linked to smoking.