Headlines Tagged with Philippines — 2,137 headlines found
Higher "sin taxes" appear to have dampened demand for Marlboro and Fortune cigarettes this year, as Philip Morris International Incorporated (PMI) said its sales volume in the Philippines fell 21% in the first nine months.
Dec 2, 2013 ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation (ph)
added Dec 3, 2013 14:00
The Philippines is investigating reports that the Thai government has decided to indict executives of Philip Morris (Thailand) for allegedly under-declaring the value of cigarettes imported from the Philippines, as this move will undermine the ruling iss
Dec 2, 2013 Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Dec 2, 2013 14:31
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
He continues to be blind as to how Mighty Corporation, an ertswhile small but now a big player in the cigarette manufacturing business, is able to import tobacco at 85 percent below the average world price.
Nov 20, 2013 Malaya (ph)
added Nov 20, 2013 15:31
The Picture-Based Health Warning Bill re-filed by Senator Pia Cayetano at the 16th Congress that will mandate graphic health warnings on cigarette packs and other similar bills in Congress need urgent support, said Emer Rojas, the president of NVAP, in a
Nov 17, 2013 Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Nov 18, 2013 14:43
"Residents feel good of no longer enhaling secondary smoke," Villareiz said. She said based on the issued citation tickets, a total of 3,301 violators have been apprehended from January to October 2013.
Nov 11, 2013 PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Nov 11, 2013 14:41
Mighty Tobacco Corp., a maker of cheap local cigarettes, said Tuesday its corporate records have always been transparent and are open for scrutiny to anyone, including those in Congress. “We welcome in particular the orders of the Bureau of Customs and t
Nov 5, 2013 Manila Standard Today (ph)
added Nov 5, 2013 16:50
Today-almost one year into the effectivity of the Sin Tax Reform Law - their warnings have proved almost prescient. Information provided by the country's largest tobacco manufacturer showed that the government may have lost as much as P4.4 billion (S$12
Nov 2, 2013 AsiaOne (sg)
added Nov 2, 2013 15:46
OUR own lawmakers should follow the example of the New York City Council, which voted recently to raise the legal age to buy tobacco products and electronic cigarettes to 21 from 18.
Nov 2, 2013 Business Mirror (ph)
added Nov 2, 2013 11:05
Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is looking into reports of under-declaration by cigarette maker Mighty Corp., a Filipino-owned company which sells the one-peso-per stick cigarette brand of the same name. A BIR official told The STAR that the BIR is look
Oct 25, 2013 ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation (ph)
added Oct 25, 2013 01:54