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[Korea - South] KT&G offers limited The One Maxim Edition

has put 1 million packs of The One Impact Maxim Edition on sale for a limited four-week period. The outer cover was designed in collaboration with Maxim, the world’s best-selling men’s monthly magazine, to attract young male smokers in their 20s and 30s
Korea Herald (kr)
added Feb 25, 2013 11:29

[India, Korea - South] Tobacco farmers peeved at no representation at WHO meet

Tobacco farmers are sulking at the Indian delegation, represented by the Health Ministry officials, supporting the phasing out of the tobacco crop through extreme regulations.
Business Line (The Hindu)
added Dec 4, 2012 12:32

[Korea - South] Important boost for duty-free tobacco

The illicit trade protocol has been adopted in Seoul without calls for a ban on duty-free tobacco sales
DFNI (uk)
added Nov 13, 2012 09:58

[Korea - South] Despite the odds, countries adopt illicit trade protocol of global tobacco treaty

Today government delegates from across the world adopted the illicit trade protocol of the global tobacco treaty - the world's first public health and corporate accountability treaty - but not without a fight from Big Tobacco.
Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Nov 12, 2012 13:04

[Korea - South] Heavy Smoking on the Rise Among Teens

The smoking rate among men dropped from 51.6 percent in 2005 to 48.3 percent in 2010, but more than one in every 10 teenagers still smokes, according to the Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Nov 9, 2012 13:20

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] MOO-JONG: Cigarette price: up or down?

Which is better ― to raise cigarette prices to the level of advanced countries or to lower them to reduce the burden of low-income smokers at the risk of their health?
Korea Times (kr)
added Apr 27, 2017 20:15

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Tobacco emerges as a major contributor to Korea’s exports

KT&G is likely to achieve 700 million U.S. dollars in exports for the first time this year. If revenues of its subsidiaries in other countries are included, the amount will further increase. Despite the gradually shrinking global tobacco market, it has b (kr)
added Dec 2, 2016 06:13

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] JTI to unveil new design of bestselling tobacco

will relaunch its premium million-seller tobacco Mevius, with a significant change to its packaging design, the company said Thursday. The upgraded design features an arc that represents the fundamentals of modernity and dynamics, and embossed textile to
Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 12, 2016 00:32

[Asia, Korea - South] S. Korea to control e-cigarettes in antismoking policy

"E-cigarettes, chewing tobacco and other new types of tobacco exist in a gray area in terms of regulations under relevant legislation," the ministry said. It plans to strengthen regulations on those products, including taxation, ads, sales and warning i
Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added May 10, 2016 13:46

[Asia, Korea - South] Cigarette warning labels spark questions about fairness

According to industry officials, it is unfair to force such graphic labels on cigarettes but not onto other harmful products such as alcohol. “We have no choice but to follow the law once it’s implemented, but the images are overly graphic, beyond the po
Korea Herald (kr)
added Apr 11, 2016 13:09
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