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Author: Russell Mokhiber and Robert Weissman, Multinational Monitor
[Abbott Laboratories, Argenbright Security, Bayer, Coca Cola, Enron, ExxonMobil, Philip Morris, Sara Lee, Southern Co. and Wal-Mart]
Author: Greg Winter, New York Times Service, in International Herald Tribune
Just as it is in the United States, giving cigarettes to teenagers is illegal in many countries, including Albania. But while the practice has all but disappeared in America, it goes on in many developing nations, and Philip Morris is not the only...
Author: U.N. Development Programme
Monsuu, a Mongolian dairy product company, will soon gain voluntary technical advice from two food processing experts from Kraft Foods, a global company based in the US, through UNISTAR, a programme run by UN Volunteers (UNV).
Author: Michael Ellison, Guardian [UK]
Philip Morris, the US tobacco giant behind Marlboro cigarettes, has apologised for funding a widely derided survey that found that the early deaths of smokers helped governments to save money.
Author: UN Wire
A controversial study commissioned by Philip Morris to examine the financial costs of smoking includes findings that premature smokers' deaths have economic benefits, after researchers concluded that the Czech government saved $30 million in 1999 by...
Tobacco Giant Devalues Human Life: Corporate accountability and public health advocates are condemning Philip Morris’s attempts to convince the Czech government that tobacco-related deaths are good for the country’s economy.