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Philip Morris Likely To Further Gains In Indonesia

Indonesia presents an attractive market for tobacco companies since there is no minimum age limit for buying or smoking cigarettes in the country. Of the men in the age group 20 and above, about 70% are estimated to be smokers. The average age at which b
Trefis
added Sep 12, 2014 14:06
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[Indonesia] Tobacco control will not harm economy: Activists

Tobacco-control activists have presented more evidence to dispel myths on the negative impact the United Nations’ Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) will have on the industry. The activists hope that with the new revelation the government wi
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 21, 2014 15:55
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[Indonesia] Editorial: Raise cigarette tax

Given the mysterious disappearance of the clause on tobacco in the health bill, people have reason to be suspicious. Efforts to block the passage of legal restrictions on tobacco use are occurring in a number of places, with exporting countries, includin
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 2, 2014 05:10
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Indonesia hemmed-in between benefits and hazards of tobacco

from an economic point of view, tobacco is a source of revenue for the state and income for millions of people, which is why the government has not yet ratified the Framework Convention on Tobacco.
Antara News (id)
added Feb 27, 2014 14:43
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[Indonesia] Pacific Rim Negotiators Head To Bali For Talks On Free-Trade Across Pacific Amid Deep Disagreements

The U.S. proposal on tobacco came amid criticism against U.S. tobacco companies for using existing trade and investment agreements to challenge tobacco-marketing restrictions in foreign nations. And, nations like Malaysia, where the legal tobacco market
IBT - International Business Times
added Oct 6, 2013 06:25
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[Indonesia] Activists Protest Tobacco Forum in Bali

Several academics, doctors and nongovernmental organization activists gathered in Bali on Sunday to petition the government to halt the World Tobacco Asia Forum, slated to be held in Nusa Dua next year. The forum showcases tobacco products and provides
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Sep 2, 2013 00:57
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[Indonesia] The American Lawyer Announces Inaugural Global Legal Awards

Global Dispute of the Year: International litigation Winner: Indonesian Clove Cigarettes (WTO) Honoree: Mayer Brown, Indonesian Directorate-General for International Trade Cooperation
Business Wire
added Jul 11, 2013 10:35
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[Indonesia] Basuki Feels 'Ashamed' of City's No-Smoking Awards

Jakarta Deputy Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama said on Wednesday that he felt “ashamed” after the city was awarded four Adipura prizes from the Environment Ministry for cleanliness and environmentally friendly policies. “The Adipura awards made me ashame
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Jun 27, 2013 14:41
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[Indonesia] Warning: This Concert Is Hazardous to Your Health

Java Jazz: A Cigarette Ad Disguised as a Music Festival
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 23, 2013 21:06
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[Indonesia, USA] Weezer: Say it ain't so!

Weezer, a popular American alternative band, is playing a tobacco-industry sponsored concert in Jakarta, Indonesia on January 8th.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 2, 2013 23:13
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