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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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[Philippines] Cigarette vendor joins Senate race for love

Sixty three-year-old Rafael Cabrera did not expect he had to spend P500 for a notary stamp to file his certificate of candidacy, but he filed it anyway.
Philippine Star (ph)
added Oct 6, 2012 06:03
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[Philippines] 46 Dipolog policemen deputized in drive vs. smoking

PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added May 5, 2012 08:48
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[Philippines] DTI-Caraga strengthens advocacy campaign on Tobacco Act

PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Apr 29, 2012 15:32
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[Philippines] Cigarette company regrets leaving PH

Manila Standard (ph)
added Apr 20, 2012 00:00
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[Philippines] Beekeeping is alternate livelihood for La Union’s tobacco farmers

Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Apr 14, 2012 00:00
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