The restrictions would prohibit convenience stores and gas stations across the country from carrying the nicotine filled vapes. "E-cigs have become an nearly ubiquitous - and risky - trend among teens ", Gottlieb said in September. He set a 60-day deadline for the major companies to prove they could keep their devices away from minors, and that timetable ends this weekend. The regulator last month seized more than a thousand pages of documents from market leader Juul Labs related to the ...
And Alibaba hopes it will make all the difference on this year's Singles Day ー and for Alibaba's future. Shoppers in China have once again broken records after spending more than $14bn within the first two hours of an annual online buying frenzy.
This proposal led to a speculation that the government wants to lay hands on a part of the RBI's massive Rs 9.59 lakh crore reserves. The government's demand is expected to further fuel tensions with the RBI , which has been pushing back any moves that curtail the central bank's independence.
The ad campaign focuses on the destruction of the rainforest to make way for palm-oil plantations, which is a threat to the orangutans living there. A statement accompanying the banned advert on their official website reads: "We chose to do something different with our Christmas advert and continue to raise awareness of rainforest destruction caused by palm oil production, and its devastating impact on the critically endangered orang-utan".
In a related development, Indonesia said it will extend by three days its search for the bodies of passengers from the ill-fated plane, an official said, as the authorities struggle to identify victims of the crash. Indonesia has not formally requested fleet-wide checks on 737 MAX jets and none are planned pending more data, a person familiar with matter said, on condition of anonymity.
And India, which is Iran's second largest customer, is expected to continue importing around 300,000 barrels per day, representing up to two-thirds of what it buys on an average daily basis. Any return to supply restraints would follow a June decision by the Opec-led group to relax output curbs in place since 2017 after pressure from Trump for extra barrels to make up for losses from Iran.