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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] JTI Certified Number One Top Employer in Asia Pacific

has once again been officially certified as number one Top Employer in Asia Pacific. This recognition was confirmed during an awards ceremony held in Singapore today. Seven offices and factories were certified in six countries: Malaysia, Armenia, Azerbaij
PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2016 04:30
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] HSA raid nets S$50k worth of vaporiser products, largest haul to date

About S$50,000 worth of vaporisers — products such as e-cigarettes and e-pipes — were seized by the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) last Friday (Nov 25). The raid, conducted at two locations within the vicinity of Serangoon North, is the HSA’s largest ra
TODAYonline (sg)
added Nov 30, 2016 19:27
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, Singapore] LESTER: Excluding Tobacco From Trade Agreements: The Wrong Way To Promote Policy Space

The most frequently cited example is Philip Morris bringing claims against Uruguay and Australia for their respective tobacco laws. Both claims failed. This argument is overstated and unconvincing. Even after the Philip Morris claims, over thirty countri
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 2, 2016 19:39
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Huff and puff of an incurable disease

More than 80 per cent of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Singapore is caused by tobacco smoking... Public forum WHAT: COPD Awareness Event 2016: Take Charge Of Your Lungs WHO: Jointly organised by Singapore General Hospital, Changi General Hosp
Straits Times (sg)
added Nov 1, 2016 14:43
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Philip Morris Int'l appoints Kang TaeKoo as Msia, Singapore MD

the new Managing Director for Philip Morris Malaysia (PMM) and Singapore, effective October 1, 2016. TaeKoo brings with him extensive experience in the global tobacco industry, having started his career with Philip Morris Korea in 1998. After progressing
New Straits Times (my)
added Oct 17, 2016 16:37
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] UK surgeons want stricter regulation of e-cigarettes after spate of explosions injure users

"Before this year we hadn't seen any injuries like this. Now we have had five ... In Singapore, however, electronic smoking devices including e-cigarettes are banned under Section 16 of the Tobacco Act. The Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Ac
Straits Times (sg)
added Oct 9, 2016 14:23
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Smuggled smokes: The real cost of contraband cigarettes

WECHAT may be a popular app used for chatting, but some of its users have found a more creative use for it: to peddle contraband cigarettes. In May this year, four Chinese nationals were jailed for peddling contraband cigarettes on WeChat. The peddlers
The Middle Ground (sg)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:55
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[Asia-pacific] Ex-Philip Morris Ferrari F1 Boss Detained, Fined In Singapore For Cigarette Butt: Reports

Ferrari Formula One team principal Maurizio Arrivabene spent six hours in custody after throwing a cigarette butt in the street...It’s a weirdly fitting thing for Arrivabene to get busted by The Man for, given that he came to Ferrari from tobacco company
Jalopnik
added Sep 19, 2016 15:14
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Five retailers fined for unlicensed shisha sales

All were convicted in court and fined $14,200 in total. Cafe Le Caire (International) was given the heftiest fine of $4,000. Four of the outlets had had their tobacco retail licences revoked earlier for tobacco-related offences, but they still continued
Straits Times (sg)
added Sep 17, 2016 19:55
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] HSA prosecutes five retailers for unlicensed sale of shisha tobacco

The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) announced a press release that it had prosecuted five retailers for the unlicensed sale of shisha molasses/tobacco at their outlets located in the Kampong Glam vicinity. Here is the list of the retailers that have bee
The Online Citizen (TOC) (sg)
added Sep 16, 2016 14:55
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