Headlines Tagged with Philippines — 2,591 headlines found
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
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
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.
Feb 20, 2015 Trefis
added Feb 21, 2015 09:51
[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] UNION-BUSTING? | After CBA conclusion, Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco fires 640 regular employees
After concluding a collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with the local union barely a month ago, Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp. (PMFTC) has issued notices of termination to 640 regular employees in its Marikina plant citing decline in its market sha
Jan 14, 2015 InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Jan 14, 2015 12:45
cigarette consumption has remained the same despite an increase in the excise tax on tobacco products. The proposal to raise the so-called sin tax on tobacco products was met with concern, especially from lawmakers from North Luzon who said higher taxes
Mar 11, 2014 GMANews.TV (ph)
added Mar 10, 2014 13:35
SEVEN years of text-only warnings placed on cigarette packs did little to curb the use of tobacco in the Philippines, health advocates revealed.
Nov 23, 2013 Business Mirror (ph)
added Nov 25, 2013 16:17
[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] DTI may demand compensation after Thailand drags feet on WTO tobacco tax ruling
(WTO) tomorrow will discuss Thailand's failure to comply with a ruling that found taxes it slapped on Philippine tobacco exports were unfair. Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Undersecretary Adrian S. Cristobal Jr. last week told reporters that the
Oct 21, 2013 InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Oct 21, 2013 19:42