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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] PH asks WTO to force Thailand to comply on cigarette import ruling

The move was prompted by a legal action taken by the Thai government against Philip Morris Thailand which imports cigarettes from its Philippine affiliate. This was viewed by the Philippines as inconsistent with the WTO decision that ruled against Thail
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Feb 3, 2016 14:47
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Labour practices a big inducement for Thai tobacco growers

She added that tobacco farming was more profitable than growing rice. More importantly labour protection was highly emphasised in the community, especially child labour prevention. Children under 13 cannot take part in any kind of work, even if they are a
The Nation (th)
added Jan 30, 2016 22:47
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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-pacific, Thailand] Philip Morris International Inc. Could Face a $2.2 Billion Fine for Tax Evasion

It's unlikely that the Thai tax evasion and health warning cases will be resolved anytime soon. However, Philip Morris investors should understand why the company is engaged in so many legal battles worldwide as countries try to reduce their smoking rate
Motley Fool
added Jan 21, 2016 20:18
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Philip Morris denies cheating customs

Branch manager Troy Modlin said in a press release that the company had done nothing wrong and that the charges called into question Thailand's commitment to fairness, transparency and the rule of law. Prosecuting this case will undermine Thailand's st
The Nation (th)
added Jan 20, 2016 02:04
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[Philippines, Thailand] Tobacco giant Philip Morris faces $2.2 billion Thai tax fine

Tobacco giant Philip Morris is facing an eye-watering $2.2 billion fine if found guilty of dodging tax on cigarette imports to Thailand, prosecutors said Tuesday. The allegations are part of a long simmering tax dispute between the kingdom and the local
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 20, 2016 18:38
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Philip Morris tax evasion case reaches court

The Office of the Attorney-General filed a multi-billion-baht tax evasion lawsuit against Philip Morris Thailand (PMTL) in the Criminal Court on Monday, a charge the tobacco giant's management insisted was "without merit and unjust"
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jan 20, 2016 03:19
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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,
Reuters
added Jan 19, 2016 14:41
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[Asia] Thailand Charges Philip Morris with Tax Evasion

charged the Thailand subsidiary of global tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc. with tax evasion for allegedly under-declaring the value of cigarettes imported from the Philippines. The Office of the Attorney General said in a statement Tuesday
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jan 19, 2016 14:40
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[Asia-pacific] Tobacco giant Philip Morris faces S$3.15 billion fine in Thailand for tax evasion

Tobacco giant Philip Morris is facing an eye-watering 80 billion baht (S$3.15 billion) fine if found guilty of dodging tax on cigarette imports to Thailand, prosecutors said on Tuesday (Jan 19).
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 19, 2016 14:39
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