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The bill permits companies or public companies producing tobacco to be registered. The transnational tobacco giants could buy into them or manipulate their policies through proxy shareholders, he said. The companies would also be able to produce a wide r
Mar 29, 2017 Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 29, 2017 10:59
A popular police webpage has confirmed penalties for the possession of e-cigarettes. Users could be jailed for 5 years while manufactures face 10 years inside for ignoring the law. The advice from policewoman Sirirat Piankaew on the “Muat Ka” page comes
Sep 7, 2016 Tobacco Asia
added Mar 24, 2017 20:34
The National Legislative Assembly on Friday passed the final reading of the Tobacco Control Bill, which raises the minimum age to legally buy cigarettes from 18 to 20 years and bans the sale of individual...
Mar 3, 2017 Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 3, 2017 22:04
announced a widening Tuesday of the government of Thailand’s long-running criminal investigation seeking billions of dollars in potential penalties based on allegations the company deliberately shorted cigarette import prices to avoid full taxation.
Feb 14, 2017 Law360
added Feb 16, 2017 00:57
The country claims the company under-declared the value of cigarettes imported from Indonesia and is seeking about $562 million in fines
Feb 14, 2017 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Feb 15, 2017 16:20
Dec 30, 2016 Bangkok Post (th)
added Dec 30, 2016 23:02
Thailand has won praise from a United Nations conference on tobacco control for its success in fighting off legal challenges from the tobacco industry in the last two years. Thailand requires some of the world's largest pictorial warnings and is moving
Nov 28, 2016 Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 29, 2016 16:20
India jumped to third rank from its previous position of 136 in the list of countries with the largest pictorial warning on tobacco products, according to a report released on Thursday. The report said that India has moved to the third position out of 20
Nov 9, 2016 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Nov 10, 2016 23:31
The National Legislative Assembly's readings of the long-awaited tobacco products control bill are planned to start on Friday after recently receiving cabinet approval.
Nov 5, 2016 Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 6, 2016 16:46
Excise Department may ask the government to allow the legal import of electronic cigarettes and baraku (shisha), which would be taxed like cigarettes, says the department’s Director-General, Somchai Poolsavasdi.
Oct 31, 2016 Phuket News (th)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:34