Headlines Tagged with Philippines — 2,636 headlines found
BIZLINKS By Rey Gamboa (The Philippine Star)
Jul 11, 2013 Philippine Star (ph)
added Jul 11, 2013 13:39
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it will not register electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, as health products ... "Wittingly or unwittingly, the electronic cigarette promotes smoking among children and the youth. It makes them less fea
Apr 12, 2013 Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Apr 12, 2013 04:27
The Department of Health Center for Health Development of the National Capital Region (DOH CHD-NCR) conducted a press conference, Tuesday, enjoining partner agencies and stakeholders to strengthen commitment to tobacco elimination and control and condemni
Mar 20, 2013 PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Mar 20, 2013 11:02
The Philippines Thursday raised tobacco and alcohol taxes in a reform President Benigno Aquino hailed as helping to liberate "more Filipinos from the vices of smoking and drinking".
Dec 20, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 20, 2012 06:05
Defying a lobby that raised the specter of a massive loss of jobs, the Senate on Tuesday passed the Sin Tax Reform bill that seeks to increase excise taxes on alcohol and tobacco products.
Nov 21, 2012 GMANews.TV (ph)
added Nov 22, 2012 12:34
Despite pressure tactics from the tobacco industry, ratifying countries unanimously adopted a landmark protocol to eliminate the illicit trade of tobacco, Corporate Accountability International said in a statement Tuesday. Such illicit trade undermines
Nov 13, 2012 GMANews.TV (ph)
added Nov 13, 2012 05:34
[Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Vietnam] Tobacco Tax Control Project In Five Southeast Asian Countries
Mar 3, 2010 BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Mar 3, 2010 00:00
Even when bolstered by the support of the Bloomberg Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, strong tobacco control remains elusive in the region. The main reason is the tobacco industry, which has proved to be a tenacious bully when it come
Mar 1, 2018 Asian Correspondent.com (Hybrid News Ltd)
added Mar 2, 2018 00:18
Philippine tobacco output this year may not reach 50,000 metric tons (MT), as the decline in the demand for cigarettes discouraged farmers from planting the cash crop, the National Tobacco Administration (NTA) said on Wednesday.
Sep 6, 2017 Business Mirror (ph)
added Sep 7, 2017 01:58
biting off most of the Philippines' Mighty Corp.The deal is a smart one, but Mighty alone won't be enough to help the Japanese firm stand its ground as the world's tobacco companies converge.
Jul 14, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Jul 14, 2017 09:38