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[Northern Marianas Islands] Customs hits undeclared cigarettes

Division of Customs Services director Joe Mafnas said dozens of “undeclared” cigarette cartons were recently intercepted, including those from an airline employee. “That was a big hit,” Mafnas told Saipan Tribune, referring to a Customs employee’s decisi
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Dec 25, 2013 22:22
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[American Samoa, Guam, Marshall Islands, Northern Marianas Islands, Palau] Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance --- Pacific Island United States Territories, 2007

CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Nov 22, 2008 00:00
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[Northern Marianas Islands] STEPHENS: Return of the Marlboro man

The Marlboro man lives on a higher plane. He’s always in his element because he’s always in Marlboro Country.... the world consumes 5 trillion cigarettes a year. The top three markets are China, Russia, and the U.S. As for me, as tempting as it is, I’ll
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:41
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[Korea - South, Northern Marianas Islands] Cooks official takes fight vs smoking to global level

The Cook Islands is among the leading countries of the region in taking a strong stand against smoking and Minister of Health Nandi Glassie wants to take the national fight to the global level. He will take up this challenge at the forthcoming Sixth Ses
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Nov 12, 2012 10:48
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Cigarettes prices go up

Cigarette prices went up by as much as $1.20 a pack over the weekend, due in large part to a law that increased the excise tax on cigarettes about three years ago and spread that increase over several years. The prices went up last Saturday, with many s
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:43
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Smoke-Free Air Act educational training for all poker room and bar management

Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation, Division of Public Health extends an invitation to all poker room and bar managers, or a designee, in the CNMI for an educational training on P.L. 16-46 or the Smoke-Free Air Act of 2008 and P.L. 19-32. The event will
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Jul 11, 2016 23:11
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Smoking is illegal in NMI poker rooms

The Smoke-Free Air Act or P.L. 16-46 requires no smoking in poker rooms in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The Smoke-Free Air Act of 2008 prohibits smoking in and within 25 feet of government buildings and vehicles, public places, place
Marianas Variety (mp)
added May 13, 2016 03:25
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Brown: 'We are complying with anti-smoking law'

BEST Sunshine International chief executive officer Mark Brown says they are addressing the compliance requirements of the anti-smoking law and will continue to make sure that they follow the law. In an interview on Friday, Brown said they had received t
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:29
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[Asia, Northern Marianas Islands] STEPHENS: Lighting up

I’ve seen that smoking rates in Asia are often higher than the U.S., and the rates of smoking are usually heavily skewed toward males. One of the first things I noticed when I worked in Saipan’s tourism industry was that so many of our customers were smo
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Oct 16, 2015 07:49
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Public now able to report smoke-free air violations online

The Division of Public Health has launched a website and hotline where concerned citizens can report suspected violations of the Smoke-Free Air Act of 2008.
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Mar 15, 2016 22:47
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