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Indonesia's HM Sampoerna Q1 profit down 7.9 pct y/y

added Apr 29, 2018 18:03

At least 21 killed, dozens injured in illegal Indonesia oil well fire

Authorities are still investigating the accident, but suggested a lit cigarette as a possible cause. "There were many people there who were smoking," national police spokesman Setyo Wasisto said earlier. "It's a village, so many were scrambling to get
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Apr 26, 2018 14:35

[Asia-pacific] Rp 1.33b smuggled kretek cigarettes seized, 3 Indonesians nabbed in the Philippines

Morales said the three were arrested two weeks ago for the same offense but managed to post bail and resumed their illegal activities. “We will file a motion preventing them [from posting] bail,” Morales said. He said a manhunt had been launched against
Jakarta Post (id)
added Apr 26, 2018 02:19

Indonesian Billionaire Brothers Are Turning Their Focus on Telecom

Indonesian billionaire brothers Michael Hartono and Budi Hartono, who built their fortunes by selling cigarettes and providing banking services, are now turning their focus on telecom. PT Sarana Menara Nusantara, backed by Hartonos’ Djarum Group, is ope
Bloomberg News
added Apr 17, 2018 19:18

Indonesian farmers’ incomes going up in smoke to buy cigarettes

A survey was conducted from August to October 2017 in the Garut District of West Java Province, Indonesia, as part of research into risk-coping mechanisms implemented by Indonesian farmers to minimise the impacts of climate change. Using stratified rando
Asian (Hybrid News Ltd)
added Apr 16, 2018 19:44

[Africa, Indonesia, Nigeria, Philippines, South Africa] In Poor Countries, Antismoking Activists Face Threats and Violence

his home in Lagos, Nigeria, was attacked by gunmen following threats over his antismoking activities...Two men fined for smoking sued...One said later in a television interview that he was among about 50 men recruited by tobacco industry lawyers to try t
New York Times
added Mar 12, 2018 19:12

[Asia-pacific] Indonesian smoker demands IDR1 trillion in damages from cigarette companies with threat of lawsuit

Rohayani, is now demanding that two of the country’s largest cigarette companies compensate him to the tune of IDR1 trillion (USD 72.6 million)... “We filed a summons to Djarum and Gudang Garam as business actors producing and distributing cigarettes con
Coconuts Media (hk)
added Mar 12, 2018 15:32

VIDEO: Orangutan Smoking Video Goes Viral, Indonesia Zoo Criticized

A video showing an orangutan smoking a cigarette at an Indonesian zoo went viral, sparking renewed criticism over alleged mistreatment of animals. The viral video was shot Sunday at Bandung Zoo, about 90 miles southeast of the capital, Jakarta.
IBT - International Business Times
added Mar 8, 2018 17:46

Indonesia's HM Sampoerna 2017 profit falls slightly

Indonesia’s largest listed cigarette maker, reported a 0.7 percent decline in net income last year, a stock exchange filing showed on Tuesday. Sampoerna’s full-year 2017 net income was 12.67 trillion rupiah ($920.1 million), down from 12.76 trillion rupi
added Mar 8, 2018 01:56

[UK] No smoke without ire: Orangutan puffs on a cigarette thrown into its enclosure at a notorious zoo in Indonesia, renewing calls for the animal park to be closed

A video showing an orangutan smoking a cigarette in a zoo in Indonesia has prompted condemnation from animal rights activists. The clip shows Ozon the orangutan picking up a cigarette butt that was flicked into its zoo enclosure by a visitor and then pu
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 8, 2018 00:20
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