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Mary Sunta...addressed the issue at a workshop on the impacts of TPP on public health held in Ha Noi yesterday. “As far as I am concerned, there are seven chapters in the TPP vulnerable to any challengers of the tobacco industry,” Sunta said.
Jul 23, 2016 Vietnam Net
added Jul 26, 2016 14:00
Vietnam aviation authorities Friday fined a Vietnamese passenger VND4 million (US$180) for smoking on a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Hanoi. Nguyen Trong Dan, 28, was found smoking in the toilet of the aircraft when it was landing in Bangkok Tuesday.
Jun 17, 2016 Thanh Nien (vn)
added Jun 17, 2016 21:14
Cigarette smoke affects some 30 million non-smokers, especially women and children in Việt Nam, according to the Ministry of Health. Smoking is the main cause of lung cancer. Each year, Việt Nam witnesses an additional 20,000 cases of lung cancer and mor
May 30, 2016 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 31, 2016 20:50
The event, taking place at the Youth Cultural House in District 1, was aimed to celebrate the World No Tobacco Day (May 31) and the National Anti-Tobacco Week. The ceremony attracted nearly 2,000 youths, hailing from citywide universities and colleges,
May 29, 2016 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added May 29, 2016 15:19
Though the number of Vietnamese smokers reduced, the country is still one of nations who have high rate of smokers in the world, said the Ministry of Health at a meeting held yesterday in response to the No Tobacco Week and the World No Tobacco Day
May 27, 2016 Vietnam Net
added May 27, 2016 22:21
The WHO representative in Việt Nam, Lokky Wai, said Việt Nam should establish a task force that comprises a group or team of inspectors and supervisors and a hotline to receive feedback and handle smoking violations. Wai also praised Việt Nam’s achievem
May 26, 2016 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 27, 2016 22:20
The government is in talks with investors from China and Vietnam to develop the local tobacco industry by constructing facilities for leaf processing and cigarette production
May 18, 2016 Tobacco Journal International
added May 18, 2016 17:09
Việt Nam has seen a remarkable reduction in the exposure rate to secondhand smoke (SHS) over the past decade, an official has said. The news was revealed on Wednesay to participants at a conference on conducting tobacco harm-reduction activities in 2016.
May 12, 2016 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 13, 2016 15:05
One important exception is tobacco. Several of the countries in the TPP have high tariffs on U.S. tobacco exports, so the TPP will be making cigarettes cheaper for kids in Vietnam, Malaysia, and elsewhere.
May 3, 2016 AlterNet.org
added May 3, 2016 15:59
The Vietnamese government last week stubbed out cigarette monopoly producer Vinataba’s self-serving ambitions to rid the local market of popular brands from Indonesia’s Sumatra Tobacco.
Apr 4, 2016 Vietnam Net
added Apr 5, 2016 00:37