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[Asia, Thailand] PM urged to drop tobacco control bill

TOBACCO FARMER associations urged Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday to put a brake on the tobacco control bill, which is now on its way to a Cabinet meeting. The bill, if legislated, would increase the minimum age of cigarette buyers f
The Nation (th)
added Jan 14, 2015 11:03

Philip Morris (Thailand) Ltd. Welcomes Administrative Court Decision

“We welcome the Court’s recognition that this regulation should be suspended until this case is considered on its merits, and we are grateful to the Court for listening to our concerns. This is a welcome departure from the Ministry of Public Health, which
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Aug 30, 2013 00:05

[Asia-pacific] Thailand plans to ban products that promote nicotine use

E-cigarettes are banned in Thailand but its Parlia­ment will table a new law seeking to prohibit all products that promote nicotine use, said a Thai official. A member of the Thai Health Professional Alliance against Tobacco (ThPAT) Dr Suthat Rungruang­h
The Star (my)
added Dec 8, 2015 21:44

[Asia, Thailand] New tobacco control law passed

The National Legislative Assembly on Friday passed the final reading of the Tobacco Control Bill, which raises the minimum age to legally buy cigarettes from 18 to 20 years and bans the sale of individual...
Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 3, 2017 22:04

Thailand tobacco company increases cigarette price by 1-2 baht per pack

BANGKOK: Smokers will now pay higher prices for cigarettes after the Sports Act, which requires tobacco producers and distributors to contribute to a newly established ‘national sports development’ fund, has become effective.
Customs Today (pk)
added Mar 30, 2015 21:25

[Asia, Thailand] VIDEO: Is this the best anti-smoking ad ever?

A television advertisement made in Thailand, which aimed to get people to quit smoking, has been hailed as one of the most effective anti-smoking ads ever made. The ad, which was made on behalf of Thai Health - the Thai Health Promotion Foundation - bac (ie)
added Jan 18, 2014 22:17

[Thailand] Philip Morris Expects Thai Charges Alleging $2B Tax Evasion ($$)

Philip Morris International Inc. said its Thailand unit likely would face criminal charges over allegations that it underreported the value of cigarette imports to the Asian nation for years and thereby managed to get around about $2 billion in duties and
added Nov 5, 2013 15:00

[Asia, Thailand] Tobacco case 'will set region standard' / TTTA's injunction bid seen as a warning

The Central Administrative Court's impending ruling on the enlargement of cigarette health warnings will set a precedent for other countries planning to strengthen tobacco regulation, health activists say. The Thai Tobacco Trade Association (TTTA) lodge
Bangkok Post (th)
added Aug 11, 2013 14:14

Thailand not Playing Around When It Comes to Cigarette Warning Labels

But health officials in Thailand didn’t stop there – not by a long shot. They gradually evolved their graphic labels into the hardcore gorefest that is the 2009-Present Thailand tobacco health warning label line-up.
RocketNews24 (Socio Corporation) (jp)
added Oct 12, 2012 10:41

[Asia, Thailand] Anti-tobacco critics to carry on label fight

Anti-smoking groups have vowed to seek international support for the push to enlarge health warning labels on cigarette packages. The Action on Smoking and Health Foundation and the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance announced its move yesterday.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Aug 27, 2013 15:24
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