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Philippines develops tobacco area

Asia Times
added Aug 21, 2003 00:00
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[Philippines] 3 alternative crops for tobacco farmers

Manila Times (ph)
added Jun 27, 2003 00:00
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[Philippines] Local tobacco firm enters into compromise agreement with Netherlands Insurance

Philippine Star (ph)
added Feb 13, 2003 00:00
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] LGUs urged: Ban smoking

The threat of secondhand smoke remains high in the country because of local officials’ inaction and passiveness, according to the Framework Convention Alliance on Tobacco Control–Philippines (FCAP). “Many local government units (LGU) opt not to implemen
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added May 28, 2017 23:51
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Anti-smoking, health groups welcome smoking ban order

“Finally, we now have a government policy that will lead the country closer than ever to seeing a smoke-free Philippines. We thank President Duterte for making it happen. Truly, change has come in terms of protecting Filipinos from the threat of cigarett
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added May 19, 2017 12:56
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Duterte signs order banning smoking in public

Selling, distribution and purchasing of tobacco products from minors are also prohibited, according to EO 26. Individuals caught selling or distributing cigarettes to minors cannot use not knowing the real age of the minor as a defense, according to the
Philippine News
added May 19, 2017 04:35
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Duterte signs nationwide no-smoking order

The new EO -- which replicates on a national level an existing law in Davao City where Mr. Duterte was mayor for more than two decades �“ was signed on May 16, according to the Office of the Executive Secretary. EO 26 sets strict guidelines on designate
Business World (ph)
added May 19, 2017 04:30
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] BIR urged to reconsider bid to cancel Mighty’s license over tax case

Mighty Corporation on Monday urged the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to reconsider its statement threatening to cancel the tobacco company’s license to operate over tax evasion charges.
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] CA: MMDA has no authority to enforce anti-smoking law

THE Court of Appeals has ruled that the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has no authority to conduct an anti-smoking campaign. In a 16-page decision, the appeals court’s 12th division through Associate Justice Maria Elisa Sempio-Diy said
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Aug 5, 2015 16:01
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[Philippines] Tobacco growers hit groups accepting foreign grants 'to lobby'™ vs industry

Tobacco growers and workers assailed government and non-government organizations and health advocates for accepting foreign grants and allegedly allowing international donors to influence local policies. The Philippine Tobacco Growers Association (PTGA)
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:40
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