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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, Thailand] Third Hand Smoke – ‘You Don’t Need to Smoke Around them to Kill Them’

BBDO Bangkok has put together a striking print campaign for Action on Smoking and Health Foundation Thailand that targets people who smoke inside their own home without knowing that even if they avoid smoking around those they love, their family still ca
Branding in Asia Magazine
added Apr 5, 2016 15:39
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[Asia, Thailand] BIGGS: Where there's smoke / Quitting was hard enough before the Tobacco Monopoly decided to butt in.

This is why I abhor the Cat brand of tobacco. It is the one thing that stands between Jerd’s future lung cancer or his ability to spend extended time with his grandchildren. Without that cheap stuff around,...
Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 7, 2016 17:40
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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, Thailand] Thai tobacco maker plans cheap cigarettes to offset new tax

Thailand's state tobacco company said Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, that it will introduce a new cheaper brand... "We are concerned that smokers will choose other alternatives that will severely harm their bodies, such as low-quality hand-rolling tobacco," she
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 29, 2016 15:25
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[Asia, Thailand] Thai tobacco maker plans cheap cigarettes to offset new tax

Thailand's state tobacco company said Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, that it will introduce a new cheaper brand of cigarettes to keep smokers from rolling their own or buying illegally imported untaxed ones due to higher prices from a recently imposed tax hike.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 27, 2016 14:32
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[Asia, Thailand] Son caught smoking prank (video)

A teenager wanted to see his mother's reaction when she catches him "smoking a cigarette"... People who watched the video, which has more than 20,000 shares, mostly praised the mother for showing her compassion and teaching her son without losing her tem
Bangkok Post (th)
added Feb 16, 2016 17:44
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[Asia, Thailand] 'Quit smoking' app launched by ThaiHealth

Thai Health Promotion Foundation (ThaiHealth) has launched a mobile application, Thai Rai Khwan (Smokeless Thailand), designed to help tobacco smokers quit the harmful habit.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:39
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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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