Headlines Tagged with Korea - South — 1,699 headlines found
The local affiliates of Phillip Morris and British American Tobacco (BAT) were found to have evaded over 200 billion won ($181 million) in taxes from inventory profits when the Korean government raised the tax levied on cigarettes by roughly 2,000 won in
Sep 22, 2016 Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Sep 23, 2016 14:34
Even though the amount of tobacco sold in Korea rose compared to the previous year, the government has argued that it dropped compared to two years ago, before it raised cigarette prices from 2,500 won ($2.23) a pack to 4,500 won in January 2015.
Sep 21, 2016 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 21, 2016 17:02
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
“You’re not allowed to smoke here. Go to a smoking area,” yelled an employee of the restaurant. “It smells, so go somewhere else and smoke.” Kim, who was offended by the employee’s aggressive tone, fired back, “This isn’t even a non-smoking area so you
Aug 11, 2016 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:41
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