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[Indonesia] How advocacy defeated the organisers of Inter-tabac ASIA

Despite massive international protest in previous weeks, the corporation had insisted that the trade fair would go ahead. Instead, it was taught a lesson: the Bali police withdrew the permit and Westfalenhallen had to cancel the tobacco trade fair less t
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Mar 7, 2014 12:13
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[Indonesia] Bali administration rejects tobacco fair

Following opposition by public health professionals, the Bali administration has finally declared its official stance on the plan to hold Inter-tabac Asia 2014, an international trade fair for tobacco products and smoking accessories, in Bali. The admin
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:02
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[Indonesia] Cigarette smoking? It’s all in your mind, minister says

in a country that is ranked as the sixth largest tobacco producer in the world, the issue is more complex. The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) Indonesia Report 2011 said that the proportion of adult male smokers in Indonesia had increased to 67.4 perc
Jakarta Post (id)
added Oct 16, 2013 03:55
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[Indonesia] 31.3 Percent Students in Jakarta are Smokers

Based on the survey conducted by the Economic Faculty of Trisakti University and Modernisator back in November-December 2012, it was found out that 31.3 percent of students in the capital city were smoking. Out of that number, 20.6 percent of them were a
beritajakarta.com (Jakarta Provincial Government) (id)
added May 6, 2013 01:55
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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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AS THE REST OF THE WORLD QUITS, INDONESIA’S SMOKERS INCREASE

A staggering 67.4 percent of males smoke, with 41 percent of youths between 13 and 15 lighting up. A disheartening 19.8 percent of adolescents first tried cigarettes before age 10 while others start at the age of 13. Over the past two decades the number
Asia Sentinel (hk)
added Feb 6, 2018 17:55
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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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