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[Asia, Thailand] Thai Cabinet endorses plan to cut number of smokers in five years

The 2nd National Strategy For Tobacco Control plan consists of six strategies. They are focused on making people aware of the negative health effects of smoking, preventing new smokers adopting the habit, providing greater access to help if a smoker want
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Apr 20, 2016 15:44
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Thai Health Min scrambles to study TPP's impacts on health products and services 0

Public Health Ministry Permanent Secretary Sophon Mekthon disclosed that a subcommittee will be studying the impacts of the TPP agreement. These issues include...tobacco
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Feb 29, 2016 00:39
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] 'Philippines should demand Thailand's compliance with WTO cigarette ruling'

ppines should compel Thailand to abide by the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) ruling on the cigarette-tax case, after Bangkok slapped tax-evasion charges against Philip Morris Thailand (PMT), a legal expert said over the weekend. Lawyer Anthony Abad, wh
Business Mirror (ph)
added Jan 25, 2016 22:07
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[Asia, Thailand] Bangkok warns smoking in markets is illegal

Bangkok Metropolitan Administration has warned smokers not to smoke in markets or to face a fine of not more than Bt2,000, said Bangkok's deputy governor Pussadee Tamtai on Wednesday.
The Nation (th)
added Oct 8, 2014 14:45
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Assessment of secondhand smoke in international airports in Thailand, 2013

Extremely high levels of SHS in and adjacent to DSR show that these rooms are not providing safe air quality for employees and travellers. These high levels of exposure are above those levels reported in US airports and show the need for remedial action
Tobacco Control
added Mar 18, 2014 15:06
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[Asia] Thailand sued over new cigarette warnings

Japan Tobacco has sued the Thai government over a plan to increase the size of health warnings on cigarette packages, and two more lawsuits will soon follow.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jun 26, 2013 05:36
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[Asia] Japan Tobacco Sues Thailand Over Larger Health Warning Plan (1)

Japan Tobacco Inc. (2914), Asia’s biggest listed cigarette maker, said it sued the government of Thailand over a plan to increase the size of health warnings on cigarette packages, claiming the move is unconstitutional. Thailand announced a plan in April
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jun 25, 2013 08:20
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[Asia, Thailand] Thai smokers intent to

Half of the smokers responding to a Thailand poll this week were determined to stop smoking on World No Tobacco Day today, according to an ABAC poll conducted May 28-30 among 2,036 people aged over 18 years old in 17 provinces.
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Jun 4, 2013 09:47
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[Thailand] MPH to increase the warning label size on cigarette package

Deputy Public Health Minister Dr. Chonlanan Srikeaw has announced the ministry new anti-smoking campaign to observe the World No Tobacco Day on May 31, while introducing new law to impose bigger warning label on cigarette package.
Pattaya Mail (th)
added May 23, 2013 22:03
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[Thailand] Thai cigarette labels to be world's largest

The size of the warnings, which are dominated by scary photos that show the unhealthy consequences of smoking, will be expanded to cover 85 per cent of the pack, up from the current 55 per cent, Public Health Minister Pradit Sinthawanarong said yesterda
AsiaOne (sg)
added Feb 2, 2013 12:41
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