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[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

[Asia, Thailand] Tobacco Monopoly mulls own e-cigarettes

The Thailand Tobacoo Monopoly says it might develop its own e-cigarettes or import them if the government legalises the increasingly popular tobacco-free product.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jun 25, 2013 07:29

[Asia, Thailand] Call for total smoking ban at all airports

A health advocate called for a total ban on smoking at major airports nationwide yesterday after many areas of passenger terminals were found to have "second-hand" smoke levels two times higher than World Health Organisation (WHO) standards over 24 hours
The Nation (th)
added May 8, 2013 01:43

[Asia] Deputy Finance Minister Joined the 75th Anniversary of the Founding of Thailand Tobacco Monopoly

Thailand Ministry of Finance (th)
added Apr 19, 2013 14:46

[Philippines, Thailand] Philippine, Thai trade officials meet next month on tobacco tax row

Philippine and Thai trade officials will discuss next month how Bangkok can fully comply with the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling on tobacco favoring Manila, a Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) official told on Friday. (TV 5) (ph)
added Apr 19, 2013 14:27

Thailand Lauded For Increasing Health Warnings On Cigarette Packs

The Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) has lauded Thailand on the recent signing of a regulation requiring 85 per cent graphic health warnings (GHWs) on cigarette packs sold in Thailand. The new regulation takes effect within 6 months once
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Mar 12, 2013 06:44
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