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ASH Thailand continues push for smoking control measures

Action on Smoking and Health Foundation (ASH Thailand) President Prakit Vathesatogkit gave a lecture this week in Phuket on why Thailand needs to control smoking with regards to the existing legislation. He said efforts to control smoking started with t
Pattaya Mail (th)
added May 3, 2018 18:07
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CARUANA: Thailand: Debates on Why E-Cigs Should Be Legalized

ly last December, two young adults were arrested in Pathum Thani for selling vaping products via Facebook. This has prompted many locals to speak up and even start a petition urging local lawmakers to review the ban whilst referring to regulations around
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 6, 2018 15:45
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[Asia-pacific, Thailand] Illicit cigarette use has doubled, major tobacco company study finds

Illicit cigarette use in Thailand has more than doubled, costing the country at least Bt3.6 billion a year in lost tax revenue, a study by the major tobacco company says. Philip Morris (Thailand) Limited [PMTL] revealed the findings of its study on Mond
The Nation (th)
added Apr 5, 2018 00:32
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Tourist beaches in Thailand to issue new bans to protect popular holiday islands

The increase in numbers, up from 35.3 million in 2017, has caused a large amount of damage to the islands as tourism increases... The smoking ban will come into place from November 1 after over 138,000 butts were found on one beach in September. Feedin
Daily Express (uk)
added Mar 21, 2018 13:45
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[Thailand] Parade kicks off Pattaya Beach anti-smoking drive

City hall brought its “no smoking” message loudly and clearly to Pattaya with a parade intended to reinforce the prohibition on lighting up on the sand.
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Mar 16, 2018 18:48
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[UK, Ukraine] No mooning in Greece, don't swear in the UAE and vaping in Thailand could land you in jail for TEN YEARS: Laws and customs in holiday hotspots you need to brush up on before jetting off

In Thailand you can¿t take vaporisers, such as e-cigarettes, e-baraku or refills into the country. ...Ukraine: Smoking and drinking alcoholic drinks in public places (including transport, bus stops, underground crossings, sports and government establishm
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 15, 2018 17:01
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[Asia, Thailand] Tobacco Monopoly feels the burn from new excise rates

This year, the TTM will plunge into the red as it has not been able to reduce its huge spending in light of the tax, implemented in September last year...packs of cigarettes with a retail price over 60 baht are subject to a 40% levy while cheaper packs en
Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 6, 2018 14:53
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[Asia, Thailand] Smuggled cigarettes, tobacco seized in North, South

Authorities seized contraband cigarettes and tobacco worth more than 800,000 baht smuggled through the Three Pagodas Pass border crossing in Sangkhla Buri district on Sunday evening. Provincial excise officials, soldiers, police, defence volunteers and l
Bangkok Post (th)
added Feb 12, 2018 06:39
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[Asia, Thailand] BEHAN: Thai beach smoking ban: why more places should follow suit

Hopefully, restrictions on smoking around the world will continue to tighten and include a complete ban on smoking at airports, including in those not-so-airtight “smoking cabins”, beside the hotel swimming pool and – possibly worst of all – long distanc
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Feb 6, 2018 17:49
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Thailand bans smoking and littering on dozens of its beaches which are hugely popular with tourists

The country has 357 beaches nationwide and environmentalists have been lobbying the government to protect them from the evils of litter and cigarette butts The beaches protected by the law span 15 provinces located along the Andaman coast and the Gulf
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 18:54
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