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KT&G on Wednesday, the number of slim cigarettes sold outside Korea from 2001 to July this year was around 220 billion. Sales of Esse currently account for more than one-third of slim cigarettes sold worldwide. The popularity of Esse stems from its high
Aug 3, 2016 Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 3, 2016 18:26
Korea's cigarette imports surged in 2015 after contracting for four straight years despite government efforts to discourage smoking by sharply raising prices, official data showed Thursday.
Jan 28, 2016 Korea Herald (kr)
added Jan 28, 2016 20:12
KT&G, the country's largest cigarette maker, sold more products abroad than at home last year, the first time since 1999 when the firm began exports. This marks a turning point in the company's endeavor to transform itself into a global corporate giant
Jan 18, 2016 Korea Times (kr)
added Jan 19, 2016 02:35
[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Cigarette Price Hikes Pushes South Korea's Tax Income To 4.3 Trillion Won For 2015
The South Korea government managed to collect a total of 4.3 trillion won taxes due to the implementation of the cigarette price hike in January this year. The Korea Tax Internet, a local non-government organization focused on protecting taxpayer's righ
Dec 27, 2015 Korea Portal
added Dec 28, 2015 06:01
has developed a nano-catalyst filter that can drastically reduce harmful substances in cigarette smoke. The team created the filter by evenly coating a manganese titanium-oxide-based (Mn/TiO2) nano-catalyst powder onto a ceramic-based filter media....The
Oct 1, 2015 Chemical Engineering
added Oct 1, 2015 09:11
“National Institute of Harmful Effects of Smoking” will be established under the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in August. The institute will conduct studies about the harmful effects of smoking, and the ministry will make use of
Apr 9, 2015 Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Apr 9, 2015 15:11
will close its Australian cigarette plant after six decades and shift production to South Korea, saying government regulations on low fire-risk cigarettes crimped exports.
Apr 2, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Apr 3, 2014 07:59
plans legal action against tobacco firms to get reimbursed for some of the $1.6 billion it says the country spends each year on treatments linked to smoking.
Feb 3, 2014 Asian Legal Business (Thomson Reuters)
added Feb 4, 2014 06:42
Jan 21, 2014 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jan 21, 2014 19:12
to recoup rising health costs from smoking-related diseases. The state-run National Health Insurance Service said Tuesday it would use "every possible means" including "filing massive lawsuits" against cigarette makers.
Aug 30, 2013 Korea Herald (kr)
added Sep 9, 2013 15:16