Headlines Tagged with Korea - South — 1,699 headlines found
The Ministry of Strategy and Finance issued a press release Monday claiming that this year’s increase in cigarette sales and output is the result of a base effect, in which cigarette sales plummeted in early 2015 when the tax increase went into effect.
Sep 20, 2016 Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Sep 21, 2016 17:01
Lovelyz, who were recently chosen as the face of a new campaign to lower the percentage of smokers among ROK Army's active duty soldiers, posed for their new campaign photos! These new cuts may be introductory photos for the girl group's upcoming 2017 c
Sep 10, 2016 allkpop.com (6Theory Media)
added Sep 14, 2016 01:55
“Logic Pro will deliver a one of a kind experience to electronic cigarette smokers on capsules made with premium materials from Europe and an outstanding production line,” said an executive level official at JTI Korea.
Sep 7, 2016 Korea Herald (kr)
added Sep 7, 2016 16:44
those who neither drink nor smoke in Korea have little social interactions and are unlikely to have their disease diagnosed at an early stage, a study showed Thursday.
Sep 2, 2016 Korea Times (kr)
added Oct 14, 2016 17:04
Starting September residents can now designate certain areas of housing complexes as non-smoking zones, as long as least half of the inhabitants agree, and upon evaluation by regional authorities such as mayors, and district or county governors.
Sep 1, 2016 Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:16
The Seoul Metropolitan Government is carrying out an intensive crackdown on smoking within 10 m of subway exits from Thursday. The city passed the smoking ban in May with a four-month grace period. It began to take effect as of Thursday. Violators are s
Sep 1, 2016 Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:12
People who smoke within 10 meters of the exits can be fined up to 100,000 won ($90). The city government launched a crackdown on offenders Thursday, with 19 officers patrolling exits from now until Sept. 9, Yonhap news agency reported.
Sep 1, 2016 Korea Times (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:11
Korean tax authorities have begun an intensive special tax investigation into two foreign tobacco manufacturers for evading taxes on cigarettes produced before last year‘s tax hike, but sold after the raise, industry watchers said. For the past few mont
Aug 30, 2016 Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:20
[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Philip Morris, British American Tobacco under probe over alleged tax evasion
Cigarette makers are said to have raked in tens of millions of dollars in so-called inventory profit by keeping products shipped out before 2015 in stock and selling them after the tax hike for a huge gain. According to the sources, the National Tax Ser
Aug 29, 2016 Korea Times (kr)
added Aug 30, 2016 12:33
Illegally distributed tobacco products are being sold at various places...It is hard to find them through a web search, but stores’ locations and business hours are introduced in smokers’ communities on the internet. An industry insider said that the numb
Aug 16, 2016 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Aug 16, 2016 01:35