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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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[Thailand] LETTER: A smokescreen over smoking

It is highly irresponsible to claim that second hand smoke has never killed anyone. Even if this were true it ignores the untold harm, disease and misery caused by second hand smoke.
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Feb 28, 2014 12:23
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[Thailand] LETTER: A belated reply

It has now been proven that not only has second hand smoke not been the perpetrator in the case of non smokers getting cancer, but it is now also impossible to prove that smoking is the main cause of cancer in smokers. As all of the draconian laws, insu
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Feb 21, 2014 13:17
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[Asia, Thailand] VIDEO: Is this the best anti-smoking ad ever?

A television advertisement made in Thailand, which aimed to get people to quit smoking, has been hailed as one of the most effective anti-smoking ads ever made. The ad, which was made on behalf of Thai Health - the Thai Health Promotion Foundation - bac
IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Jan 18, 2014 22:17
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[Asia, Thailand] Smoking, junk food, unsafe sex rising

a World Bank report warns. … "The health consequences and monetary costs of risky behaviours to individuals, their families, and society as a whole are staggering and justify public interventions."
Bangkok Post (th)
added Dec 3, 2013 19:41
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[Philippines, Thailand] Thai response to WTO tobacco ruling probed

The Philippines is investigating reports that the Thai government has decided to indict executives of Philip Morris (Thailand) for allegedly under-declaring the value of cigarettes imported from the Philippines, as this move will undermine the ruling iss
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Dec 2, 2013 14:31
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[Thailand] Philip Morris Expects Thai Charges Alleging $2B Tax Evasion ($$)

Philip Morris International Inc. said its Thailand unit likely would face criminal charges over allegations that it underreported the value of cigarette imports to the Asian nation for years and thereby managed to get around about $2 billion in duties and
Law360
added Nov 5, 2013 15:00
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines] DTI may demand compensation after Thailand drags feet on WTO tobacco tax ruling

(WTO) tomorrow will discuss Thailand's failure to comply with a ruling that found taxes it slapped on Philippine tobacco exports were unfair. Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Undersecretary Adrian S. Cristobal Jr. last week told reporters that the
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Oct 21, 2013 19:42
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[Europe, Thailand] Tobacco industry challenges Thai government

Thai Public Health Ministry is embroiled in a court battle with international tobacco companies as it seeks to impose larger graphic health warnings on cigarette packages.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Oct 15, 2013 02:00
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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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