BAT

41 results

The FTSE-listed company said 2.6 million more customers took up its cigarette alternative products such as Vuse e-cigarettes and Velo oral nicotine pouches in the first half. Photograph: Getty Images

British American Tobacco on Wednesday backed its full-year outlook after reporting stronger-than-expected rise in first-half revenue, driven by strong(...)

The market in the Republic for the flavoured cigarettes was worth up to €250 million before the ban came into force last May. Photograph: iStock

British American Tobacco (BAT), which trades in Ireland as PJ Carroll, has accused the State’s tobacco regulator of “inaction” for failing to rein in (...)

AstraZeneca chief executive Pascal Soriot. Photograph: Toby Melville/File Photo/Reuters

AstraZeneca chief executive Pascal Soriot has suffered a shareholder rebellion on pay after the pharmaceutical company significantly increased his pot(...)

Photograph: iStock

European shares pulled back on Tuesday after hitting record highs a day earlier, as tobacco companies weighed on UK stocks and many regional indexes (...)

The Marine Casualty Investigation Board has recommended that recreational craft operators be reminded of their requirement to wear a personal flotation device following an investigation into a drowning tragedy off west Cork. Image: iStock.

The Marine Casualty Investigation Board has recommended that recreational craft operators be reminded of their requirement to wear a personal flotatio(...)

The action by Ballyboden Tidy Towns Group (BTTG) concerns An Bord Pleanála’s permission for the development on a site at Taylor’s Lane and Edmondstown Road in Ballyboden. Photograph: iStock

A community group has brought a legal challenge aimed at overturning permission for a development of 496 apartments in Ballyboden in south county Dubl(...)

Horseshoe bats. Photograph: iStock

How did Covid-19 come to be? It’s a puzzle that involves tolerant bats, possibly middlemen pangolins and a virus that gathered structures and tricks a(...)

Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP), the unit developing the vaccine, could produce between one million and three million doses per week starting in June, the company said. Photograph: Getty Images

British American Tobacco (BAT) , the maker of Benson & Hedges and Lucky Strike cigarettes, said on Wednesday its US biotech unit was working on a (...)

Sheena Wilkinson’s latest  novel explores Northern Ireland in the early 20th century.

“Nobody really wants us here. The Catholics see us as Protestant do-gooders, the Protestants think we’re fenian hoors; everyone’s suspicious of us. No(...)

European shares retreated from recent peaks on Monday as investors paused before launching into a week packed with economic data and the European Central Bank’s first policy meeting of the year.

European shares retreated from recent peaks on Monday as investors paused before launching into a week packed with economic data and the European Cent(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • Next
  • Last »