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[Philippines] PHL, Thailand returning to WTO on tobacco row

The Philippines is set to confront Thailand in June at the World Trade Organization (WTO) to demand compliance to a 2011 tax ruling on tobacco imported from the Philippines, because the livelihood of 1.9 million Filipino farmers is at stake if Bangkok co
Business Mirror (ph)
added May 27, 2016 11:09
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[Thailand] Tobacco Products Control Act barely affects mom-and-pop stores: Researcher

However, the director quoted a survey on the impacts of the draft Tobacco Products Control Act conducted by a TRC researcher as saying the law would barely affect mom-and-pop stores and it would raise no cause for concerns.
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added May 22, 2016 19:44
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[Philippines] Appeal to WTO on cigarette dispute with Thailand

Philippines asked for consulations with Thailand under provisions of the World Trade Organisation’s dispute settlements process, saying its complaints about discriminatory practices for import cigarettes remain unresolved, the WTO said. The dispute first
Tobacco Journal International
added May 10, 2016 14:24
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines, Thailand] Philip Morris Pleads Not Guilty to Huge Thai Tax Dodge

The massively popular Philip Morris pleaded not guilty last Monday to evading hundreds of millions of dollars, mainly for import tax to Thailand. The crime is said to sum up around $2.27 million, which is now being used as concrete evidence for against t
Lawyer Herald
added Apr 26, 2016 20:15
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines, Thailand] Tobacco giant Philip Morris denies tax evasion charge in Thai court

Thai prosecutors accused eight executives from the Thai unit of the company of dodging massive import tax by under-declaring the value of 272 batches of its L&M and Marlboro cigarettes from Philippines between 2003 and 2006.
China Economic Net (cn)
added Apr 26, 2016 13:56
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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, 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-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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