Headlines Tagged with Philippines — 2,625 headlines found
In a report, Health Assistant Secretary Eric Tayag said chemicals used in e-cigarettes may be dangerous or harmful to the body.
Apr 11, 2013 Philippine Online Chronicles (ph)
added Apr 11, 2013 13:10
Dr. Mary Assunta, SEATCA policy advisor, said the number of deaths from smoking is now at an alarming level as the group urged the Aquino administration to review the tobacco control program to minimize the number of casualties.
Mar 2, 2015 Manila Standard (ph)
added Mar 1, 2015 20:27
The domestic output of tobacco fired up by 11.8 percent to 53,750 metric tons in 2013 as prices rose and financing for farmers increased. Documents from the Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (BAS) showed that more than half (52.5 percent) of last year’s
Feb 24, 2014 Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Feb 23, 2014 15:30
Philippines and Brunei lead their ASEAN peers in efforts to put a check on tobacco industry interference in health governance matters. According to the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance’s (SEATCA) Tobacco Industry Interference Index, the Philippines
Sep 17, 2016 Customs Today (pk)
added Sep 19, 2016 15:23
[Korea - South, Pakistan, Philippines] Philip Morris to stop exports to 2 countries due to tax stamp
Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp. said Sunday it will stop exporting cigarettes to at least two countries, with the impending implementation of the cigarette tax stamp system.
Oct 27, 2014 Manila Standard (ph)
added Oct 27, 2014 14:48
In a statement, the Asia Pacific Association on Control of Tobacco for Health (APACT) said including tobacco in the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) would undo international efforts to restrict cigarette companies' advertising and to require gra
Aug 21, 2013 InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Aug 21, 2013 14:51
THE Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Alliance Philippines (FCAP) yesterday blamed tobacco manufacturers for the rejection by the Cavite Provincial Board of Tagaytay City’s ordinance that seeks to ban smoking, including electronic cigarettes, in al
Mar 26, 2013 Malaya (ph)
added Mar 26, 2013 14:38
Cigarette maker Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp. (PMFTC) on Friday appealed to its distributors and retailers to sell its products at pre-sin tax recommended retail prices, saying it has not yet raised the prices of its cigarette products. PMFTC’s cig
Jan 5, 2013 Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jan 8, 2013 05:02
Excise tax collections from tobacco and alcoholic beverages grew 40 percent in the nine months through September this year, reflecting the success of the sin tax reform measure that jacked up the taxes of the so-called sin products.
Dec 19, 2014 Philippine Star (ph)
added Dec 23, 2014 21:59
Considerable health gains could be achieved if smoking exposure were reduced in the Philippines. Strong enforcement of measures like increasing taxation to the WHO-endorsed rate, expanding smoke-free environments, and requiring large graphic warnings with
Jan 8, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Jan 17, 2014 10:38