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[Philippines] Filipino smokers urged to quit life-threatening vice

leading research-based healthcare company Novartis Healthcare Philippines, the Department of Health (DOH) and major medical societies recently observed World Hypertension Day (WHD) by appealing to Filipinos to quit smoking for their and their loved one’s
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jun 1, 2013 12:45
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[Philippines] Cigarette firm sells at a 'loss'

MIGHTY SELLS FOR P7 PER PACK PAYS P12 EXCISE TAX PER PACK, LOSES SOMETHING LIKE P7.75 PER PACK.
Malaya (ph)
added Mar 11, 2013 02:16
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[Philippines] Cigarettes 'disappearing' from shelves in Mindanao areas

Cigarette smokers continue to find it hard to buy their favorite brands here and in other parts of Southern Mindanao as of Thursday as most wholesalers and retailers claim there was still scarcity of supply. Major cigarette brands started to disappear fr
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jan 3, 2013 20:01
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[Philippines] Smokers, vendors starting to feel pinch of 'sin tax'

63-year-old Aling Edita who sells cigarettes and candies on the sidewalk on Shaw Boulevard in Mandaluyong City, said pedestrians still buy cigarettes from her despite the additional cost.
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jan 3, 2013 04:09
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[Asia-pacific, China, Philippines] Developing World Has 80 Percent of Tobacco-Related Deaths

According to the fourth edition of the Tobacco Atlas, put out by the American Cancer Society and the World Lung Foundation, tobacco use is the single most preventable cause of death in the world.
IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Oct 16, 2012 02:33
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Church slams court ruling on total ban of cigarettes

Bishop Ruperto Santos said the July 5 decision by a regional trial court (RTC) ... The lawsuit was filed by Philippine Tobacco Institute (PTI), an organization of cigarette manufacturers. “We only seek that these [tobacco control] measures be consistent
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:11
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] British American Tobacco quits PH business

will close its Philippine operations by the end of December this year amid “difficult environment”... Manila Bulletin Business sources confirmed that BAT Philippines started winding down operations after Japan Tobacco International (JTI) acquired Mighty f
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Nov 7, 2017 05:36
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[Philippines] Is Philip Morris About to Be Crippled by This Smoking Ban?

A NEW PUBLIC SMOKING BAN IS ABOUT TO GO INTO EFFECT IN THE PHILIPPINES, WHERE TOBACCO GIANT PHILIP MORRIS OWNS NEARLY THREE-QUARTERS OF THE MARKET.
Motley Fool
added Oct 19, 2016 18:44
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[Asia-pacific] A Tough New Proposal in the Philippines Could Affect Philip Morris

Marlboro owner Philip Morris International PM 0.20% , estimated to hold more than 70% of the Philippines market through its joint venture with Fortune Tobacco, will be among the international producers most affected by the proposed ban.
Reuters
added Oct 13, 2016 16:18
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South, Philippines] JTI to stop making cigarettes in Korea

(JTI) has decided to stop producing cigarettes in Korea...This is not to pay a 40 percent tariff imposed on imported cigarette goods. But the company has opted to produce cigarettes abroad, probably in its Philippine plant, and bring them to Korea, even
Korea Times (kr)
added May 9, 2016 13:58
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