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[Thailand] Thai youth ask the tobacco industry to withdraw lawsuit against new pictorial health warnings

140 youth and students held a protest rally at the World Trade Centre in Bangkok, location of the Philip Morris International ... " Due to the lawsuit filed by your company against Ministry of Public Health Thailand on the case of 85% pictorial health war
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Aug 9, 2013 09:27
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] Thailand dragging feet on WTO order to remove unfair tobacco taxes, DTI says

The Philippines has expressed disappointment over Thailand's failure to comply with the World Trade Organization's (WTO) ruling on the latter's unfair tobacco taxes.
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Jul 30, 2013 05:00
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[Thailand, UK] MUIR: Diary: hot tickets for MPs, courtesy of cigarette manufacturers

Bouquet of the week award to Japan Tobacco International, now it has apparently decided to sue the Thai government to stop it increasing the prominence of health warnings on packets of cigarettes. Entirely the sort of public-spirited contribution one migh
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 14, 2013 22:41
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[Asia, Thailand] LETTER: Policy on e-cigarettes needs clarification

I am confused whether the Public Health Ministry aims to control e-cigarettes through banning imports and sales, or allowing imports and then gradually controlling them. If it is the latter, what is the ministry's purpose and how will it be useful for th
The Nation (th)
added Jul 13, 2013 23:56
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[Thailand] Thai Tobacco Trade Association and Retailers Take Ministry of Health to Court: “We Play by the Rules -- And so Should the Ministry”

The Thai Tobacco Trade Association (TTTA), which represents more than 1400 retailers across Thailand, announced today that it is asking the Administrative Court to invalidate the Ministry of Public Health's unconstitutional decision to impose new warnings
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jul 8, 2013 15:46
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[Thailand] 12th Cigarettes and Health conference calls for ban to direct and indirect advertisements

The 12th Cigarettes and Health Conference has commenced with a call for legal amendments to ban cigarette advertisements, both directly and indirectly. The amendment is expected to close the legal loopholes in the cigarettes marketing strategy which allow
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Jul 8, 2013 09:27
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[Asia, Thailand] BIGGS: Where there's smoke, There's ISE

We have George Bush Snr to thank for putting an end to the Thai Tobacco Monopoly's monopoly; American cigarette companies barged in here citing free trade agreements, demanding the right to give Thais emphysema and lung cancer too.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jul 7, 2013 20:59
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[Thailand] 12th Cigarettes and Health conference calls for ban to direct and indirect advertisements

has commenced with a call for legal amendments to ban cigarette advertisements, both directly and indirectly. The amendment is expected to close the legal loopholes in the cigarettes marketing strategy which allows manufacturers to deploy uncontrolled adv
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Jul 5, 2013 16:46
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[Asia, Thailand] Scaring smokers

The new regulationis set to take effecton Oct 2. Tobacco companies complain that haven't been given enough time to prepare new designs and they weren't adequatelyconsulted before the decision to change the labelsize.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Jul 3, 2013 10:06
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[Thailand] Health ministry stands firm on expanded warning on cigarette packets

Public Health Minister Pradit Sintavanarong insisted that the latest Thai tobacco regulation which requires 85 per cent of space on cigarette packets dedicated to health warning is appropriate. He was referring to a move by US-based tobacco manufacturer
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Jun 29, 2013 10:28
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