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[Indonesia] DHARMAWAN: A new breakthrough on tobacco control

What the regulation lacks is that it does not stipulate any sanction or fine for people or cigarette companies who fail to heed the regulation, reducing it to a paper tiger. The health minister, therefore, needs to strengthen the regulation with minister
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jan 29, 2013 18:56
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[Indonesia] LETTER: MYERS: Tobacco and the Stars

Re "Why Do Stars Think It's O.K. To Sell Soda?," ... With top performers pushing tobacco to children, and few laws to regulate tobacco, it's not surprising that Indonesia has the highest smoking rate for males in the world. Artists like Weezer shouldn't b
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2013 05:01
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[Indonesia] IMAGE GALLERY: Students Protest against World Tobacco Asia Exhibition at Jakarta

Negotiations between students and WTA Committee members at the Jakarta Hall Convention Center building were held to halt the protests. The Indonesian Child Protection Commission (KPAI) reveals ever younger Indonesian children are getting addicted.
Demotix - News by You (uk)
added Sep 20, 2012 03:35
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Indonesia to raise tobacco excise by 10.04 pct on average in 2018

Indonesia will raise excise rates on tobacco products next year by an average of 10.04 percent, a slightly smaller increase compared with this year, coordinating minister of economics Darmin Nasution said on Thursday. This year, the government has taxed
Reuters
added Oct 19, 2017 10:40
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[Asia-pacific, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines] Chinese cigarette smugglers keep Southeast Asia lit

China is the world’s biggest supplier of tobacco products and source of most contraband shipments that reach many of Southeast Asia's estimated 122 million smokers
Asia Times
added Aug 24, 2017 04:29
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[Asia-pacific] Indonesian company opposes Vietnamese tobacco firm’s claim to its products

An Indonesian tobacco firm has raised objection to a Vietnamese cigarette producer registering two of its brands. Sumatra Tobacco Trading Company (STTC), based in North Sumatra, has objected to Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation (Vinataba) registering
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Mar 14, 2016 19:13
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[Australia, Indonesia, Togo, Uruguay] VIDEO: Watch John Oliver Tear Big Tobacco Apart For Intimidating Small, Defenseless Countries Into Dropping Cigarette Regulations — VIDEO

And anyone can tweet about Jeff the Diseased Lung in a Cowboy Hat using the hashtag #JeffWeCan to get him trending worldwide and entice PMI further. Post him on Google Plus, tag him “Marlboro” and he might even rise to the top of Google’s image search fo
bustle
added Feb 16, 2015 14:09
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[Indonesia] House faces heightened threat of cigarette-industry interference: Experts

Experts are warning of the possibility of growing interference by cigarette-industry players at the House of Representatives as a draft of the tobacco affairs bill has been included in the National Legislation Program (Prolegnas) 2015-2019.
Jakarta Post (id)
added Feb 9, 2015 10:18
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[Indonesia] Editorial: Taxing smokers

The average rise of only 8.7 percent in the excise taxes the government will slap on tobacco products starting in January seems to ignore the urgent need for stronger tobacco control to minimize the health hazards inflicted by smokers on themselves and o
Jakarta Post (id)
added Dec 29, 2014 23:06
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Indonesia minister sees no need to ratify FCTC

said on Nov. 19 that the government “does not need to adopt and ratify [the FCTC], ” according to a report Antara. Husin said existing regulations are adequate to monitor and control the national cigarette industry.
Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 28, 2014 21:54
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