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[Asia, Pakistan] Increase in size of GHW: leading cigarette firm warns of shortfall in revenue collection

Managing Director for Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited, said that such ad hoc initiatives will negatively impact the projected future government revenue growth and contribution.
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 25, 2015 10:09

[Asia, Pakistan] Corporate results: PTC announces Rs4.8b profit for 2014

Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC) has announced a net profit of Rs4.8 billion for 2014, which is 55.2% higher than the company’s earnings recorded in the preceding 12 months. According to a stock exchange filing on Monday, the company also declared a final d
Express Tribune (pk)
added Feb 23, 2015 21:48

[Pakistan, Philippines] Tobacco Notes: Philip Morris International

Philip Morris has shut down a factory in Pakistan, while its representative in the Philippines has expressed skepticism over the Government’s lax approach towards a tax evading competitor.
added Feb 21, 2015 09:51

Pakistan to Introduce Large, Graphic Warnings on Tobacco Products / New warnings will be among world’s largest

With this bold move for public health, Pakistan joins India, Nepal and Thailand as the fourth country to introduce warning labels of at least 85 percent, signaling a strong commitment to reducing the death and disease caused by tobacco use.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 19, 2015 16:46

[Pakistan] Rs14b tax-evaded cigarettes being sold: PMPKL closes production unit in Mandra

Increasing smuggling of tobacco products, heavy taxes and high cost have forced one of the largest multinational companies in Pakistan, Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited (PMPKL) has shut its cigarette manufacturing operations suddenly in in Mandra, distric
Customs Today (pk)
added Feb 17, 2015 14:01

[Pakistan] Philip Morris shuts cigarette production unit in Pindi

has shut its cigarette manufacturing operations at one of its plants in the country mainly due to rising smuggling of tobacco products... Sources in commerce ministry observed that with high taxes, it was not possible for the company to compete with brand
The Nation (pk)
added Feb 17, 2015 12:07

[Asia, Pakistan] Cigarette packs to cover 85 percent pictorial warning: Saira Tarar

Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, Saira Afzal Tarar on Wednesday announced that new pictorial warning will cover 85 percent of cigarette packs on both sides in the country.
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 11, 2015 23:18

[Asia] Bangladesh worse than Pakistan in tobacco control

Pakistan has set an example for Bangladesh and many other countries to follow in public health with an announcement that it will implement a new pictorial health warning on tobacco packs next month. (bd)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:25

One in every four cigarettes consumed in Pakistan illicit

loses almost Rs 26 billion per year due to illicit tobacco trade, Philip Morris Pakistan Limited (PMPKL) pressed in a detailed presentation to Director General I&I (IRS) and his team.
The News Tribe (uk)
added Jan 31, 2015 11:47

[Asia] Pakistan, India and Bangladesh: experts find cigarette tax structures complicated

Another local tax expert was of the view that cigarette excise duty structure in South Asia region including India, Pakistan and Bangladesh are relatively complicated and reflect the different market dynamics in various countries. Multiple categories (br
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Jan 17, 2015 20:34
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