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LETTER: Big Tobacco in Indonesia

A recent campaign featuring Robby — whose death at 27 shows that Indonesia’s tobacco users and victims are getting younger — and his grieving parents contributed to 3.2 million additional quit efforts in 2015. Young Indonesians, Big Tobacco’s target aud
New York Times
added May 6, 2016 19:49

[Asia, Asia-pacific, New York] Antismoking Coalition Gives Big Tobacco a Fight in Indonesia

Over the last decade, it has become a last Eden for tobacco companies facing declining smoking rates at home.... Yet that push has been met by an increasingly potent coalition of mayors, health officials and antismoking groups that has scored some impor
New York Times
added Apr 30, 2016 20:46

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] [Iman Pambagyo] 'Sin tax' on palm oil and plain packaging on tobacco

should plain packaging for tobacco products be blessed by the WTO, nothing would prevent the same type of measures from being applied to palm oil or other consumer products. Article XX of the GATT 1994 pertaining to “general exceptions” may also be stre
Korea Herald (kr)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:51

Sampoerna Predicts 1-2% Drop in Indonesian Cigarette Market

The drop is mainly caused by a 15 percent surge in excise and value added tax. Therefore, cigarette businesses expect the government to consider implementing fair excise policy, which can help support the business.
Tempo (id)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:44

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] SURYAKUSUMA: The new Marlboro country and a generation lost in smoke(s)?

Yesterday, on April 26, Komnas PT held a talk show in Jakarta entitled “Save the Younger Generation Movement”. Their demands were among others: to reject deliberation of the tobacco bill that removes state responsibility for tobacco control, and to retra
Jakarta Post (id)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:33

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Cigarette Maker HM Sampoerna's Shareholders Approve 25-for-1 Stock Split

in a bid to boost share trading liquidity on the country's main stock exchange. The company, a unit of US tobacco giant Philip Morris International, said in a statement that Sampoerna shareholders will receive 25 new shares for each share they currently
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:28

[Asia-pacific] BRIEF-Indonesia's HM Sampoerna sees cigarette market falling 1-2 pct in 2016

* Expects total Indonesian cigarette market to fall 1-2 percent in 2016 due to rise in taxes Further company coverage: (Reporting by Eveline Danubrata)
added Apr 27, 2016 18:16

[Indonesia] Malang: Where No Smoking Kills

Smoking Kills One, No Smoking Kills a Community...In the House of Sampoerna, an old Dutch colonial-style building at Surabaya which is restored to be a museum and a manufacturing facility, more than 400 women work in uniso...To these women, handling toba
Global Indonesian Voices (sg)
added Apr 27, 2016 15:39

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] House sneaks tobacco bill again after being rejected

The House of Representatives' Legislation Body ( Baleg ) has been quietly working to finalize the controversial tobacco bill that was already rejected by Health Ministry last December and dismissed by a consumer organization as the product of the cigaret
Jakarta Post (id)
added Apr 26, 2016 16:12

[Indonesia] Ahok Slammed for Allowing Tobacco Exhibition in Jakarta

Several students from University of Indonesia (UI)'s School of Public Health came to City Hall on Thursday demanding the city government reject the World Tobacco Process and Machinery Expo, which is slated to be held in Jakarta on April 27-28. The studen
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Apr 7, 2016 18:39
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