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[Philippines] 'Huge' demand for Pall Mall cigarettes in PH - BAT

Pall Mall Boost and Pall Mall Switch, which have a suggested retail price of P25 per pack, are two of the fastest-growing cigarettes brands in conveience stores. Bookless assured that BAT is increasing its production to meet the demand requirements.
ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation (ph)
added May 29, 2014 01:07
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[Philippines] DOH warns vs use of e-cigarettes

In a report, Health Assistant Secretary Eric Tayag said chemicals used in e-cigarettes may be dangerous or harmful to the body.
Philippine Online Chronicles (ph)
added Apr 11, 2013 13:10
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[Philippines] de la CRUZ: Smoke gets in BAT's eyes

We are excerpting parts of ASH’s documented testimony to provide one and all, especially the public, President Aquino and our legislators a clear idea of BAT’s record of governance worldwide. It is alleged to have a record of duplicity and active partici
Business Mirror (ph)
added Oct 29, 2012 12:38
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Health group urges increase in tobacco tax

“Tobacco tax is a life-saving measure that can provide resources for this administration’s biggest projects, such as expanding universal health care, building infrastructure and providing free higher education,” said Mary Ann Fernandez- Mendoza, presiden
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jul 4, 2018 13:53
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[Philippines] Advocates push tighter tobacco control

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.
Manila Standard (ph)
added Mar 1, 2015 20:27
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[Philippines] Tobacco output jumped 11.8% in 2013

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
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Feb 23, 2014 15:30
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[Philippines] NegOr, Dumaguete City observe World No Tobacco Month celebration

This year’s culmination of World No Tobacco Month and Blue Ribbon Awarding ceremony will take place on June 29 with a street parade in Dumaguete City.
PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Jun 28, 2012 13:10
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[Asia-pacific] Brunei, Philippines curb tobacco industry interference

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
Customs Today (pk)
added Sep 19, 2016 15:23
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[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.
Manila Standard (ph)
added Oct 27, 2014 14:48
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[Philippines] Asia-Pacific NGO pushes exclusion of tobacco from TPP

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
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Aug 21, 2013 14:51
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