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[Thailand] Anti-smoking activists fear Philip Morris threat is delaying new law

ASH Thailand ...alleged that Philip Morris had submitted a letter to the Ministry of Public Health discouraging the new legislation. In the letter, Dr Prakit said, the company argued that Thailand need only educate citizens more about the harmful effect
Phuket News (th)
added May 4, 2015 17:49
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[Thailand] Huge warnings to appear on Thai packs

A law requiring the inclusion of graphic health warnings that take up 85 percent of the front and back of cigarette packs is due to come into force in Thailand on September 24, according to a National News Bureau of Thailand story.
Tobacco Reporter
added Sep 14, 2014 11:08
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[Asia, Thailand] Health Ministry to appeal for larger warning graphics on cigarette packs

filed an appeal with the Supreme Administrative Court to allow it to make the warning graphics on cigarette packs larger. The move comes after last month's suspension by the Administrative Court of the plan, under which tobacco companies would have been
The Nation (th)
added Sep 17, 2013 11:33
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[Thailand] Big cigarette warnings draw dissent

The Department of Intellectual Property and the International Trademark Association have jointly issued a complaint to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Public Health Minister Pradit Sintawanarong. They pointed out that the new adjustment contraven
Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 12, 2013 12:46
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[Thailand] New WHO FCTC Knowledge Hub opens to help Parties counter tobacco industry interference

The Secretariat of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) launched a new Knowledge Hub to track tobacco industry interference in public policy-making. The new center will be located in Bangkok at the Thammasat University’s School of Globa
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Nov 7, 2017 23:17
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[Indonesia] Thailand Slaps Philip Morris With More Tax Evasion Charges

The country claims the company under-declared the value of cigarettes imported from Indonesia and is seeking about $562 million in fines
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Feb 15, 2017 16:20
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[Asia, Thailand] New tobacco control bill aims to curb young smokers and product advertising

The National Legislative Assembly's readings of the long-awaited tobacco products control bill are planned to start on Friday after recently receiving cabinet approval.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 6, 2016 16:46
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[Asia, Thailand] Tobacco law loophole under review

First step towards legal import of e-cigarettes, baraku
Bangkok Post (th)
added Oct 31, 2016 01:34
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[Thailand] TPP and the Tobacco industry resources, intimidation and the opium war

1 An imbalance of resources: Tobacco revenues and profits dwarf the resources of many governments making it difficult to stop industry-friendly legislation and trade agreements like the TPP
Thailand Tobacco Trade - Preserving Thailand's Sovereignty on Tobacco Control (blog)
added Aug 10, 2014 18:02
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[Thailand] LETTER: Duped by tobacco interests

Re: It’s all a lie (PM Mailbag ... some guy with no discernable expertise ranting against normal, established science. Why publish this? What’s next, cow-towing to the Flat Earth Society? Who’s doing the gate keeping here? Doesn’t the Pattaya Mail have an
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Mar 14, 2014 12:58
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