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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
added Feb 16, 2015 14:09

[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

[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

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

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Australia] Indonesia won't defeat tobacco laws: Labor

DEPUTY Labor leader Tanya Plibersek says she is confident Indonesia will not defeat the party's signature plain tobacco packaging rules in a global trade dispute. Indonesia has taken Australia's plain packaging laws to the World Trade Organisation argui
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Mar 30, 2014 19:29

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Australia and Oceania] Indonesia joins WTO fight over Australia tobacco law

Indonesia has made a formal request for consultations with Australia on the issue, which under the Geneva-based organisation's rules is the first step towards a full-blown trade dispute. Indonesia is the fifth country to challenge Australia at the WTO ov
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 21, 2013 14:20

[Indonesia] Cigarette Tax in Jakarta to Increase 10 Percent

Vice Jakarta Governor Basuki T Purnama said the 10 percent tax increase on cigarette price is intended to influence the people to no longer buy cigarette due to its high price. “Cigarette tax is supposed to be higher than other tax, so that people wou (Jakarta Provincial Government) (id)
added Sep 3, 2013 00:38

[Indonesia] SANDOVAL: Big Tobacco and the Hound of Hell

For foreign correspondents or freelance reporters who want to chronicle Big Tobacco’s trail of addiction and disease in developing countries, here are some lessons we found valuable: * Be on the lookout for marketing campaigns banned or shunned in the
California Endowment Health Journalism Fellowships (USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:15

Indonesia plans to increase tobacco excise by 8.5 pct in 2013

The Indonesian government sets to raise tobacco tariffs by an average 8.5 percent next year in efforts to increase state revenue and also discourage people from taking up the health-risking habit, local media reported here Wednesday.
Xinhua Newswire
added Nov 28, 2012 18:41

Indonesia's Tobacco Children

Reporter Jonathan Miller finds one boy who started smoking super-strength fags aged two. The reason for the epidemic is clear: everywhere you look there are slick, exciting adverts for cigarettes – on billboards and on TV – while tobacco firms aggressivel
Radio Times (uk)
added Nov 7, 2012 22:22
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