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[Asia] WHO praises tobacco control policy decisions by Kyrgyzstan

has praised Kyrgyzstan’s two important decisions to substantially strengthen the country’s tobacco control policy as part of the implementation of the WHO Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC).
The Times of Central Asia (kg)
added Jan 12, 2015 00:50

[Asia] Important tobacco control policy decisions by Kyrgyzstan

approved the Law on increasing taxes, including taxes on tobacco products. Tobacco taxes for different types of tobacco will increase as of 2015......adopted a new Governmental regulation mandating pictorial health warnings on tobacco products.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jan 9, 2015 13:07

[Kyrgyzstan] About 45 percent of men in Chui province are smokers

the Candidate of Medical Science Asel Borzhubayeva said at the round table "The extent and consequences of tobacco in Kyrgyzstan" at the National Institute for Strategic Studies.
The News Agency (kg)
added Oct 14, 2014 11:51

[Asia] Area under tobacco shrinking in Kyrgyzstan

“The area under tobacco shrinks every year. This year it will reduce by 500 hectares,” Asylbekov said, adding that the total area under tobacco in Kyrgyzstan today is three thousand hectares. In his words, a mechanized harvesting system will be introdu
The Times of Central Asia (kg)
added Mar 18, 2014 00:42

[Asia] Kyrgyzstan plans to attract investment to boost tobacco production

Tobacco production in Kyrgyzstan in 2012 significantly decreased and amounted to 7,400 tons worth 631 million soms ($13.1 million) in comparison with 1.083 billion soms ($22.5 million) in 2011, the Kyrgyz Agriculture Ministry reported.
The Times of Central Asia (kg)
added May 23, 2013 21:47

Kyrgyzstan to ban alcohol and tobacco advertisement

Kyrgyz parliamentarians approved the bill on banning alcohol and tobacco advertisement in media, Kabar reported.
The Times of Central Asia (kg)
added Mar 12, 2013 08:50

Anti-smoking campaign "Tobacco or Health 2013" starts in Kyrgyzstan

Anti-smoking month's campaign "Tobacco or Health 2013" starts in Kyrgyzstan. National Coordinator of the Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic on Fighting Tobacco Chinara Bekbasarova told at a press conference in Kabar.
Kabar National News Agency (kg)
added Feb 18, 2013 06:03

Life in the tobacco fields in Kyrgyzstan ($$)

Garlands of tobacco leaves hang drying on rooftops and fences along the Osh-Batken road in southern Kyrgyzstan.
The Times of Central Asia (kg)
added Nov 22, 2012 06:28

About one third of Kyrgyzstan's population consumes tobacco products

According to national study held in 2002, 23 percent of population over 18 consumed tobacco products (including naswar). By 2005, this rate grew up to 28 percent. A comparative analysis showed that smoking prevalence in rural areas is higher than in urba
The News Agency (kg)
added Nov 15, 2012 10:10

In Kyrgyzstan, alcohol and tobacco always pass customs by – Iskhak Masaliyev

Iskhak Masaliyev, chairman of the Kyrgyz State Revenue Service, stated at today’s meeting. According to him, tobacco manufacturers have not fulfilled the plan for 2012. “We expected 3 billion cigarettes would be produced, but as of today only one billion
The News Agency (kg)
added Nov 2, 2012 13:59
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