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Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T)

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Thu, Jan 17 2019

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Japan Tobacco ratchets up smokeless war with new products

TOKYO Japan Tobacco Inc on Thursday unveiled two "heat-not-burn" products, as it races against market leader Philip Morris International Inc for a larger share of the vaping space with conventional cigarettes steadily falling out of favor.

Japan Tobacco ratchets up smokeless war with new products

* Japan is biggest HNB market, Philip Morris' IQOS most popular

Japan Tobacco buying Bangladesh Akij's tobacco business for $1.5 billion

TOKYO Japan Tobacco Inc is buying the tobacco business of Bangladesh's Akij Group for around $1.5 billion (£1.16 billion), its second major purchase in five months as the world's third-biggest cigarette maker seeks new growth markets to offset shrinking sales at home.

Japan Tobacco buying Bangladesh Akij's tobacco business for $1.5 billion

TOKYO Japan Tobacco Inc is buying the tobacco business of Bangladesh's Akij Group for around $1.5 billion, its second major purchase in five months as the world's third-biggest cigarette maker seeks new growth markets to offset shrinking sales at home.

UPDATE 2-Japan Tobacco buying Bangladesh Akij's tobacco business for $1.5 bln

* Akij is Bangladesh's No.2 cigarette maker with 20 pct share (Updates milestone in paragraph 2 to show this is biggest ever deal involving a Bangladeshi company)

Japan Tobacco to buy tobacco business of Bangladesh's Akij for $1.5 bln

TOKYO, Aug 6 Japan Tobacco Inc said on Monday it had agreed to buy the tobacco business of Akij Group, Bangladesh's second-biggest tobacco company, for about 124.3 billion BDT ($1.48 billion) to further boost its presence in Asia.

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