Headlines Tagged with Korea - South — 1,711 headlines found
Illegal acts aboard airplanes, especially smoking, are on the rise, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said on Monday. The number of violations, which include smoking, verbal abuse and sexual harassment in-flight, grew by 11 times from
Feb 14, 2017 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Feb 15, 2017 16:31
South Korea hiked its cigarette prices by 2,000 won starting in January 2015, saying the increase will help discourage smoking. An audit showed that the foreign firms stocked up on their tobacco at warehouses before the price was raised and released them
Feb 10, 2017 Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 13, 2017 14:30
two foreign tobacco companies accused of pocketing profits by hoarding...The National Tax Service and the Ministry of Interior ordered Philip Morris Korea to pay 218 billion won in taxes and British American Tobacco (BAT) Korea 89 million won, and plan t
Feb 10, 2017 Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added Feb 10, 2017 23:46
As governments raise tobacco prices and restrict tobacco companies’ marketing, they have excess cash. In Korea, the Park Geun-hye administration increased cigarette prices by 2,000 won ($1.75) two years ago, and the effect is controversial. As the margin
Feb 8, 2017 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Feb 8, 2017 17:00
(PMI) Korea is considering releasing its signature iQOS smokeless e-cigarette in Korea this year at the earliest, according to industry officials, Monday. The international tobacco company's move seems to intensify competition among tobacco makers here
Feb 7, 2017 Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 7, 2017 17:57
[Korea - South] ARCHIVE: The Tobacco Industry’s Abuse of Scientific Evidence and Activities to Recruit Scientists During Tobacco Litigation [FREE FULL TEXT]
healthcare professionals need to pay a great deal of attention to the enormous volume of written opinions and supporting evidence that tobacco companies submit. They also need to face the fact that the companies engage in recruitment of scientists.
Jan 1, 2016 Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
added Feb 6, 2017 00:40
More than eight out of 10 tobacco shops near primary and secondary schools in South Korea don't abide by a ban on externally visible cigarette advertising, a poll showed Friday. According to the survey on 2,800 smoke shops in neighborhoods near elementar
Feb 3, 2017 Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added Feb 3, 2017 17:27
A local court on Thursday acquitted the head of the country's leading tobacco maker of receiving some tens of millions of won in bribes from a lobbyist for striking a deal with an advertising agency, citing a lack of evidence.
Feb 2, 2017 Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 2, 2017 19:53
While in London, his sons began asking questions... Their English friends taunted them with questions, like why Mr. Kim had smoked a cigarette inside a nursery.
Jan 25, 2017 New York Times
added Jan 25, 2017 14:37
Tax Free World Association reports that this year’s Singapore TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore is shaping up...Just a few of the top new or returning exhibiting brands... tobacco KT & G Corporation.
Jan 20, 2017 TRBusiness (uk)
added Jan 24, 2017 22:52