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[Asia] Sporting role for Thailand’s smokers

Thai smokers, who already contribute to the Thai Health Promotion Foundation and the Thai Public Broadcasting Services, will soon be providing money to help the country’s sporting efforts, according to a story in the Bangkok Post.
Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 1, 2015 12:38
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[Thailand, USA] LETTER: It’s all a lie

the Surgeon General of the United States contrived a report that was blatantly false and the biggest lie of the century was created because non smokers who were annoyed by cigarette smoke jumped on the band wagon.... you were duped by the U.S. government
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Mar 7, 2014 20:07
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[Asia, Thailand] Groups back moves to block smoking

Somsri Paosawat, president of the Health Professional Network for Tobacco-free Thai Society, said yesterday that the health advocacy organisations came together after international tobacco companies tried to stall the ministry's measure to increase the w
The Nation (th)
added Oct 2, 2013 14:07
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Philip Morris To Sue Thailand Over Cigarette Warning Labels ($$)

to block a new rule that would increase the size of graphic warning labels on packs of cigarettes in that country, arguing that the change will damage its brand. The company says it will file an action in the Bangkok Administrative Court by July 4, and
Law360
added Jun 26, 2013 05:33
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[Thailand] Airport smoking rooms 'should go'

Anti-smoking campaigners on Tuesday urged international airports in Thailand to close the smoking lounges, citing health dangers to non-smokers from second-hand smoke. Nipapan Kungsakulniti of the Public Health Faculty, Mahidol University, said second-h
Bangkok Post (th)
added May 7, 2013 08:54
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India to use Thailand`s anti-tobacco warning on cigarettes

The new pictorial warning, which is faceless, will be notified by the Ministry of Health as a replacement for the controversial old one . . . The Government of Thailand, which owns the copyright for the said warning, has permitted India to use these on c
Zee News (in)
added Jul 3, 2012 13:53
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Second-hand smoke exposes Thais to health risks

ABOUT 17.3 million Thais are victims of second-hand smoking at home, with a prolonged daily exposure of 30 minutes imposing a greater risk of cardiovascular problems and strokes, Dr Prakit Vathesatogkit, head of Action on Smoking and Health Foundation sa
The Nation (th)
added May 21, 2018 23:47
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[Asia] BEWARE: NO E-CIGARETTES IN THAILAND

“Enjoy your Thailand holiday, but please leave the electronic cigarettes at home."
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 30, 2018 14:51
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] ‘Heated tobacco’ products aren’t e-cigarettes, says maker

Philip Morris (Thailand) managing director Gerald Margolis said on Friday that its product heats tobacco well below the point of combustion, rather than burning the tobacco. “This is different from e-cigarettes, which generate nicotine-containing aerosols
The Nation (th)
added Dec 22, 2017 15:18
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[Thailand] Tobacco law under review for legal import of e-cigs, baraku

Excise Department may ask the government to allow the legal import of electronic cigarettes and baraku (shisha), which would be taxed like cigarettes, says the department’s Director-General, Somchai Poolsavasdi.
Phuket News (th)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:34
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