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'I've been sick in the chest': Tobacco fields take toll on Indonesian children

In the decade since, her health problems have never really gone away. “Since second grade, I have been sick in the chest, and then sometimes it is hard to breathe,” says Eping, now 14. It’s always worse in tobacco harvest season, she says, especially w
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:46
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[Australia] ASTUTI: Protecting young Indonesian hearts from tobacco

The world’s second-largest market for tobacco after China, Indonesia is home to 100 million smokers. Smoking kills more than 200,000 Indonesians a year. The death threat also looms over its young generation. A fifth of Indonesians between 13 and 15 year
The Conversation (au)
added Jun 21, 2018 13:19
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Indonesia to impose excise tax on liquids for e-cigarettes

Indonesia will impose an excise tax of 57 percent on tobacco essences used for electronic cigarettes starting July 1 as part of efforts to curb consumption of tobacco products, a senior official said late on Monday. Southeast Asia’s largest economy impos
Reuters
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
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[Asia-pacific] Indonesia's lax smoking laws are helping next generation to get hooked

With more than 260 million people, Indonesia is the biggest economy in Southeast Asia. The country’s young population – 37 percent are under the age of 20 – is one of its greatest strengths. But Indonesia’s potential and productivity are being threatened
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:28
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[Asia, Indonesia] India 2nd to China in terms of numbers of smokers

Indonesia comes in third with 74 million smokers. As many as 200 million of the world's 367 million smokeless tobacco users are in India, the report (2016 estimates) highlighted. The WHO estimates that, worldwide, there are at least 367 million smokeless
Times of India
added Jun 2, 2018 00:04
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] 'Disneyland for Big Tobacco'—how Indonesia's lax smoking laws are getting the next generation hooked

With more than 260m people, Indonesia is the biggest economy in South-East Asia. The country's young population – 37% are under the age of 20 – is one of its greatest strengths. But Indonesia's potential and productivity are being threatened by the numbe
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:25
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RANDELL: Australia can help Indonesia kick the habit

Health is unfortunately the lowest priority in Australia’s aid program to Indonesia...Driving a change in behaviour among Indonesia’s youth might be where Australia could most help Indonesia gain ground in the fight against tobacco. The Australia–Indones
The Interpreter (Lowy Institute) (au)
added May 28, 2018 16:14
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Quitting cigarettes in Indonesia

Observe the marketing brilliance embodied in these banners and hoardings found in Flores and Bali. The macho reality-TV adventurer is a picture of rugged determination: “Never quit!” Almost illegible is the fine print of the official warning: “Smoking k
The Interpreter (Lowy Institute) (au)
added May 28, 2018 16:13
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ARCHIVE: Philip Morris's sees tailwind in Indonesia

-An expanding middle class in Indonesia, one of the world's largest cigarette markets, will give a lift in the years ahead to PT HM Sampoerna, "the crown jewel" of Philip Morris International's investments, Sampoerna's President Director Paul Janelle said
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added May 1, 2018 04:34
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Indonesia's HM Sampoerna Q1 profit down 7.9 pct y/y

Reuters
added Apr 29, 2018 18:03
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