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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Tobacco firms told to go all-out in campaign against underage smoking

“If tobacco companies truly want to keep cigarettes out of our children’s hands, they needs to stop advertising near schools and targeting Indonesian children with advertisements that promote tobacco use,” Lentera Anak Foundation chair Lisda Sundari said
Jakarta Post (id)
added Dec 5, 2016 16:07
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Prohibiting cigarette sales to children

Children who smoke usually buy their cigarettes directly from a store or retailer, and therefore, publicly listed PT Hanjaya Mandala Sampoerna is assisting government programs to prevent the sale of cigarettes to children under the age of 18. PT Sampoe
Antara News (id)
added Dec 4, 2016 21:26
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[Asia-pacific] Indonesia's rich see their wealth rebound this year

Tobacco tycoon Susilo Wonowidjojo also recorded higher net worth due to the rising value of his family's cigarette company PT Gudang Garam Tbk
Reuters
added Dec 2, 2016 04:38
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[Asia-pacific] VIDEO: Child labor on Indonesia's tobacco farms

July Eping is one of many children in Indonesia who work with tobacco. It's dangerous and illegal work. But their families are poor, and everyone has to help with the harvesting, drying and sorting.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Nov 6, 2016 16:56
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BRIEF-Indonesia's Sampoerna 9-month 2016 profit up nearly 20 pct

* Net profit for the nine months ended Sept 30 was 9.08 trillion rupiah ($696.3 million) versus 7.6 trillion rupiah a year ago Further company coverage: ($1 = 13,040.00 rupiah)
Reuters
added Oct 24, 2016 22:18
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Tobacco Excise Increase Affects Small Industries, Ministry Says

Hartanto said that an increase in tobacco excise has the potential to affect small kretek cigarette industries. Therefore, the Minister underlined the importance of maintaining the increase in a manageable level, especially for small cigarette industries.
Tempo (id)
added Oct 17, 2016 19:01
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[Asia-pacific, China, Indonesia, Philippines] Asian Countries Declare War on Cigarettes

Asian countries are taking measures against smoking. Japan’s health minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki said that the government will step up measures against passive smoking while seeking public understanding ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, rep
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 17, 2016 16:16
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[Asia-pacific] Southeast Asia: Indonesia lags in curbing tobacco industry interference in policy making

Indonesia is the only country whose score increased in both the 2015 and 2016 reports among the seven surveyed in all three years (Brunei, Philippines, Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand, Lao PDR, Vietnam and Indonesia). Its 2014 score of 78 (the first year of
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Oct 11, 2016 15:40
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[Asia-pacific] Indonesia at war against illegal cigarette trade

To anticipate the possibility of an expanded illegal cigarette trade, the office said it would work with the Trade Ministry and the Industry Ministry to register all cigarette machines operating in Indonesia in a bid to prevent the illegal operation of t
Jakarta Post (id)
added Oct 3, 2016 23:08
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Anti-tobacco groups slam small cigarette excise hike

The government’s decision to raise cigarette duties will not deter tobacco consumption in the country, public health experts and activists say, as the new price will keep cigarettes affordable for smokers, even with the new excise taxes. The Finance Mini
Jakarta Post (id)
added Oct 3, 2016 22:48
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