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[Thailand] Public Health Min to propose stricter anti-smoking law

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
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Dec 21, 2014 05:43
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[Asia, Thailand] Ministry to ban hookah, e-cigarettes

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)’s policy to contr
Bangkok Post (th)
added Sep 8, 2014 05:31
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[Asia, Thailand] Health group warns of TPP threat to 'tobacco control'

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.
The Nation (th)
added Jun 10, 2014 19:09
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[Thailand] LETTER: A pack of lies

In reply to Mr. Arnone (PM 7/3) it has to be said that his letter was a masterpiece of dissimulation, misquotes and confusion. ... Mr. Arnone doesn’t want me to say that smoking is hazardous because it is not my business. I have news for him: it is my bu
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Mar 14, 2014 08:14
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[Asia, Thailand] Govt sued over tobacco health warning

Japan Tobacco Inc., Asia’s biggest listed cigarette maker, is suing the government over plans to increase the size of health warnings on cigarette packages, claiming the move is unconstitutional. The government announced a plan in April to increase the
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jun 25, 2013 08:10
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[Thailand] Secondhand smoke at Thai airports 400% higher than US airports

Secondhand tobacco smoke at Thailand's main international airports registers four times higher than that at major international airports in the United States.
Pattaya Mail (th)
added May 9, 2013 18:06
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Philippines, Thailand to discuss tobacco row in Bangkok--DFA

Philippine and Thai trade officials will meet in Bangkok to resolve the remaining issues in their cigarette tax dispute, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Mar 25, 2013 05:40
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[Thailand] AUDIO: Thai Govt pushes through regulation on cigarette packaging

Anti-tobacco advocates in Thailand are celebrating after the government signed off on regulations that will require graphic health warnings to cover 85% of cigarette packets. ... Speaker: Dr. Prakit Vathesatogkit, Secretary General, Action on Smoking an
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Mar 13, 2013 13:06
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[Thailand] Bigger cigarette warnings possible

Ministry officials on Friday met with the Thailand Anti Tobacco Committee to discuss changes to existing regulations. One proposal is to increase the warning from 55% of the package's space to 85%.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Feb 3, 2013 00:01
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[Philippines, Thailand] Manila presses cigarette complaint

President Benigno Aquino said Wednesday he intends to push the country's trade complaint that Thailand was using unfair taxes to discriminate against cigarettes made in the Philippines.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jan 30, 2013 11:04
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