Headlines Tagged with Thailand — 955 headlines found
The fight against tobacco in the region just got stronger. Some 50 “tobacco managers” from the South-East Asian Region have come together in Thimphu for the first time and drafted a strategy to strengthen its battle against tobacco use, the leading cause
Jul 12, 2012 Kuensel Online (bt)
added Jul 12, 2012 06:46
The scene is part of a Thai anti-smoking ad that has gone viral since hitting the Internet last week, jolting some of Thailand's 13 million smokers to think about kicking the habit.
Jun 22, 2012 Reuters
added Jun 22, 2012 09:09
THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is urging the Thai government to comply with the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling on cigarettes tax dispute with the Philippines.
May 17, 2012 Business Mirror (ph)
added May 18, 2012 06:06
A toughened tobacco control law takes effect Tuesday, raising the legal age to buy cigarettes to 20 and barring tobacco firms from indirect advertisements via corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities.
Jul 4, 2017 Bangkok Post (th)
added Jul 4, 2017 00:29
Thailand's state tobacco company said Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, that it will introduce a new cheaper brand... "We are concerned that smokers will choose other alternatives that will severely harm their bodies, such as low-quality hand-rolling tobacco," she
Feb 27, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 29, 2016 15:25
National, regional and inter-country cooperation mechanisms are necessary for the regular sharing of best practices on tobacco control. Most importantly, countries need to support cross-border control of tobacco-related trade and marketing.
Oct 5, 2015 The Nation (th)
added Oct 5, 2015 19:03
The total economic loss from smoking-related diseases highlights the significant loss to the society, health sector and the country's economy. Such information is crucial for informing national public health policy, particularly when a conflict arises be
Oct 1, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Oct 2, 2015 15:19
Under the new tobacco control law, the definition of tobacco products will cover all kinds of things containing nicotine, including baraku, electronic baraku, and electronic cigarettes. In addition, people who can legally buy tobacco must be 20 years of a
Dec 18, 2014 National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Dec 21, 2014 05:43
Commerce Ministry plans to invoke a ministerial regulation to stop the import of Middle Eastern-style hookah pipes, a device to smoke tobacco, baraku or shisha, and e-cigarettes following the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO)â€™s policy to contr
Sep 8, 2014 Bangkok Post (th)
added Sep 8, 2014 05:31
THE THAILAND Health Promotion Institute has reaffirmed its stance against any move by Thailand to join the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) amid concerns it might create legal snags in the country's anti-smoking efforts.
Jun 11, 2014 The Nation (th)
added Jun 10, 2014 19:09