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[Asia, China] KIDWAI: Time to stub out smoking

tough measures are required to reduce smoking rates. The government should extend the ban on smoking in public places nationwide and strictly monitor its implementation...Many experts advocate raising prices of cigarettes, but I believe that's a wrong mov
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 2, 2018 21:17

[New York] Baldwin man among 17 accused of trafficking 18M untaxed cigarettes, DA says

"We have zero tolerance for those who try to game the system and cheat New Yorkers - and we won't hesitate to hold them accountable," New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood said.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Dec 1, 2018 20:37
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[New York] 17 individuals charged in 242 count indictment for untaxed cigarette trafficking

Underwood announced the indictment of 17 individuals on Wednesday for an untaxed cigarette enterprise along the east coast. The network illegally trafficked 18 million cigarettes and evaded over $3 million in tax liability due to New York State and New Y
WETM TV 18 (Elmira, NY)
added Dec 1, 2018 20:37
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[New York] Yonkers man among 17 people accused of untaxed-cigarette trafficking operation

A Yonkers man is among 17 people who have been indicted for alleged tax fraud and money laundering in an operation that trafficked untaxed cigarettes on the East Coast, the New York State Attorney General said. Alaa Alsaidi, 24, of Yonkers and the other
New York Journal News
added Dec 1, 2018 20:35

Cigarette traffickers scammed New York out of more than $3 million in taxes, prosecutor charges

The defendants face charges of enterprise corruption, criminal tax fraud, and money laundering; if convicted, the most serious charges carries up to 25 years behind bars. “We have zero tolerance for those who try to game the system and cheat New Yorkers
New York Daily News
added Dec 1, 2018 20:34


Despite punishing tax hikes and plain packaging, we've failed to meet the target of lowering the daily smoking rate to 10 per cent.
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Nov 30, 2018 18:47

[Australia] Smoking rates have increased among young men despite efforts to discourage the habit - with tobacco taxes set to increase by 25% in the next two years

The overall rate of smoking among Australians only saw a very slight reduction of .6 per cent from 12.8 per cent after to 12.2 per cent between 2013 and 2016...a crucial positive to come from the campaign was a reduction in the number of youths smoking.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 30, 2018 16:19

Italy Celebrates Huge Reductions in Excise Tax on E-Liquids

With votes by Italy’s League and Five Stars (Coalition), the consumption tax on e-liquids is reduced by a significant 90% on non-nicotine-containing liquids, and 80% on the nicotine containing types.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Nov 30, 2018 15:28

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Raising tobacco tax will not have bad impact on growers – think-tank

A think-tank revealed on Tuesday said that increasing the excise tax on tobacco would not have a negative impact on the livelihood of tobacco farmers in the Philippines. Jo-ann Diosana from the Action for Economic Reforms (AER) argued this during a Hous
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Nov 28, 2018 23:07

[Mid-east] UAE to enforce new regulations on tobacco products soon

The decision stated that the Marking Tobacco and Tobacco Products Scheme will go into effect as of January 1, 2019, affecting all types of cigarettes sold locally - whether imported or locally produced - with plans to gradually expand the Scheme to inclu
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Nov 28, 2018 23:03
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