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[Thailand] Govt urged to forbid tobacco companies from doing social activities

Pattaya Mail (th)
added May 21, 2012 06:03

[Asia, Thailand] Majority agree with bans under new Tobacco Control Act

A majority of people agree with new restrictions imposed under the 2017 Tobacco Control Act, including the prohibition against selling cigarettes to people under 20 years of age
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jul 9, 2017 15:53

[Asia] Thailand’s Public Health Ministry Raises Cigarette Buying Age to 20

raising the legal age to buy cigarettes to 20 and barring tobacco firms from indirect advertisements via corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities. Health Minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn said yesterday the 2017 Tobacco Control Act was designed t
Chiang Rai Times
added Jul 6, 2017 16:21

[Thailand] Philip Morris Facing More Thai Tax Evasion Charges ($$)

announced a widening Tuesday of the government of Thailand’s long-running criminal investigation seeking billions of dollars in potential penalties based on allegations the company deliberately shorted cigarette import prices to avoid full taxation.
added Feb 16, 2017 00:57

[Asia, Thailand] Smuggled cigarettes worth B50m seized

Bangkok Post (th)
added Dec 30, 2016 23:02

[Asia-pacific] Thai prosecutor charges Philip Morris Thailand in cigarette imports case

The case involves cigarettes imported by Philip Morris Thailand from the Philippines between 2003 and 2007, the prosecutor told reporters. In addition to the company, seven Thais were also charged, as well as four foreigners who were outside the country,
added Jan 19, 2016 14:41

[China, Hong Kong, Thailand] Did the tobacco industry inflate estimates of illicit cigarette consumption in Asia? An empirical analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

first study to directly validate an industry-funded estimate of illicit cigarette consumption, using a comparable estimation framework... the industry-funded estimate of illicit cigarette consumption for Hong Kong had been inflated by at least 133%.
Tobacco Control
added May 29, 2015 09:41

[Thailand] Bigger health warnings for Thai cigarette packs

Cigarette packs in Thailand will be 85 percent covered with graphic health warnings and a quit smoking hotline telephone number by September, the public health ministry said on Friday. The ministry issued its announcement a day after a Thai court gave t
added Jun 27, 2014 16:26

[Asia, Thailand] Tobacco packet push stalled

Court says new law is burdensome, has questionable value / The Central Administrative Court has ordered the Public Health Ministry to suspend the enforcement of a cigarette health warning enlargement regulation in a high-profile case filed by tobacco gian
Bangkok Post (th)
added Aug 26, 2013 13:59

[Thailand] Thai youth ask the tobacco industry to withdraw lawsuit against new pictorial health warnings

140 youth and students held a protest rally at the World Trade Centre in Bangkok, location of the Philip Morris International ... " Due to the lawsuit filed by your company against Ministry of Public Health Thailand on the case of 85% pictorial health war
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Aug 9, 2013 09:27
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