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Why the US vapour industry should fasten its seat-belts for a bumpy ride

5th December 2020 - Blog |

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Everyone from Big Tobacco to the small vape store will have a keen eye on who president-elect Joe Biden picks to be the next chief of the FDA, the US agency with responsibility for regulating tobacco and e-cigs

US regulatory tracker: Proposed state law December 2020

26th November 2020 - Regulatory trackers |

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Welcome to the new and improved ECigIntelligence US state law regulatory tracker, updated every month and exclusively focused on state law. This interactive map allows you to search for states, zoom in and out from the map, view more than one regulatory area at a time, pan the map and select multiple states to compare regulations.

US regulatory tracker: Enacted state law December 2020

26th November 2020 - Regulatory trackers |

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Welcome to the US enacted state law regulatory tracker, updated every month and exclusively focused on state law ( federal and local law are not considered).
This tracker, updated every month, allows you to interact and filter information in the regulatory map below. Select the regulatory area and filter countries by our analysis of the level of regulatory stringency in each area.

Regulatory report: Malaysia

25th November 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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Malaysia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Nicotine-containing products still come under the pharmaceutical regime in Malaysia, and the lack of enforcement allows a black market to flourish. This report provides an overview of the current regulatory regime

Regulatory report: UK

24th November 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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The Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 transposed the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) in the UK. It is expected to be reviewed in 2021. This report provides an overview of the current regime in place in the UK

Regulatory report: Saudi Arabia

23rd November 2020 - Regulatory reports |

Asia
Saudi Arabia
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

E-cigarettes are regulated in Saudi Arabia in a similar way to Europe, as most of the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) technical requirements have been implemented. This report covers the current regime in the country

US e-cig stakeholders database

16th November 2020 - Databases |

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Use our newly updated directory of stakeholders in the EU e-cigarette world to find the most relevant organisations in every country.

International e-cigarette stakeholders database

16th November 2020 - Databases |

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Use our newly updated directory of stakeholders in the European and Asian e-cigarette world to find the most relevant organisations in every country.

Europe regulatory tracker: current regulation of e-cigs in Europe November 2020

16th November 2020 - Regulatory trackers |

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Welcome to the Europe e-cigarette regulatory tracker, updated every month. Use the tabs at the top of the map to select a specific regulatory field. Clicking on an individual country will bring up much more detail in the panel below, including links to legislation and ECigIntelligence coverage of that market.

European e-cig stakeholders database

16th November 2020 - Databases |

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Use our newly updated directory of stakeholders in the EU e-cigarette world to find the most relevant organisations in every country.

Europe regulatory tracker: restrictions, requirements and sanctions November 2020

10th November 2020 - Regulatory trackers |

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The upgraded ECigIntelligence Europe regulatory tracker provides crucial e-cigarette-related regulations for Europe in one place, covering the 27 EU member states plus the UK, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland

International regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up November

8th November 2020 - Live Alerts International |

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All the stories from the ECigIntelligence weekly international regulatory Live Alerts in one user-friendly database, updated every month. This regulatory tool consolidates all of our international regulatory Live Alerts since they were launched in December 2019, collected in Excel database format, allowing you to filter information by date and country. Each update includes the alerts […]

Europe regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up November

8th November 2020 - Live alerts EU |

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  All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily Europe regulatory Live Alerts in one user-friendly database, updated every month. This regulatory tool consolidates all of our Europe regulatory Live Alerts since they were launched in January 2018, collected in Excel database format, allowing you to filter information by date and country. Each update includes the […]

US regulatory Live Alerts monthly round-up November

8th November 2020 - Live alerts US |

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  All the stories from the ECigIntelligence daily US regulatory Live Alerts in one user-friendly database, updated every month. This regulatory tool consolidates all of our US regulatory Live Alerts, since they were launched in November 2017, and covers significant regulatory and policy-related developments, focusing on: Federal regulation The largest states (Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, […]

Global regulatory tracker: current regulation of e-cigs November 2020

6th November 2020 - Regulatory trackers |

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Our regularly updated tracker details e-cigarette regulation around the world on key issues such as taxation, public vaping, advertising and sales restrictions.

Regulatory report: Bahrain

29th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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In October 2020, the (GSO) told ECigIntelligence that the draft regulating electronic cigarettes is currently in its final stage and it is expected to be adopted by the end of 2020 or in the first quarter of 2021

Regulatory report: Austria

26th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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Austrian legislation regulates both nicotine-free and nicotine-containing products, going further than the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). This report offers a summary of the regulatory framework for e-cigs in Austria

Michigan revives attempt at state flavour ban

26th October 2020 - Regulatory briefing |

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The US state of Michigan is working to implement a new regulation that would ban the sale of flavoured vaping products and limit the advertising of such products, one year after a court blocked a previous effort by the state government

Australia postpones e-cigarette import ban for the second time

22nd October 2020 - Regulatory briefing |

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The Australian Ministry of Health decided to defer until further notice the implementation of the import ban on nicotine e-cigarettes that was to come into force in January 2021, after already being postponed by half a year

Regulatory report: Singapore

20th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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It is prohibited to sell, use, possess for sale, import or distribute imitation tobacco products including e-cigarettes and e-cigarettes devices in Singapore. This report covers all areas of regulation for e-cigs in Singapore

Regulatory report: Israel

14th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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E-cigarettes are regulated in Israel as smoking products and as such are subject to the same regulation as combustible cigarettes. This report offers an overview of the current regulatory framework

Regulatory report: Azerbaijan

8th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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E-cigarette regulation in Azerbaijan was made equal to that of conventional tobacco products by the Law Restricting the Use of Tobacco Products. This report provides an overview of the current regulatory framework

Regulatory report: Lithuania

8th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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This report offers a comprehensive overview of the regulatory regime in Lithuania, including all current regulations and details on bills that are currently pending, which could change the regulatory framework if passed

Regulatory report: Estonia

5th October 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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This report provides all current up-to-date regulations regarding vaping in Estonia, including a very recent update to the law around menthol-flavoured e-liquids

Regulatory report: Russia

22nd September 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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This reports details the regulation of e-cigarettes which came into force in Russia on 31st July 2020, including planned future tax rises and scheduled changes in sanctions

An insight into how COVID-19 influences the nicotine market – where are we now?

18th September 2020 - Business briefing |

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Our managing director, Tim Phillips, recently discussed how COVID-19 influences the nicotine market at the Nicotine Cannabis Strategies Europe, which took place online on 10th September. Tim presents the COVID-19 and EVALI impact on the market and on Europe in general, plus some other European developments from this year. He also provides an overview of […]

Regulatory report: Ireland

16th September 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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Regulatory reports

The new Irish government’s five-year plan includes the introduction of new rules addressing taxation, sales and advertising restrictions. This report covers all current and future regulation in the Republic

Regulatory report: Kuwait

16th September 2020 - Regulatory reports |

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Kuwait
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

This regulatory report provides an overview of all current and near-future regulation of e-cigarettes in Kuwait