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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam] Pakistan among top four countries with rising tobacco use

National Alliance for Tobacco Control (NATC) in collaboration with the Aga Khan University (AKU) and the Pakistan Chest Society... “The Asia Pacific region represents the fastest growing tobacco market in the world with Malaysia, Indonesia, Pakistan and
Asia News Network (ANN) (th)
added May 27, 2015 10:04
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[Asia, Vietnam] Government News 22/5: Smuggling, trade fraud worsen national economy: PM

The Government leader stressed the need to strictly address sales of contraband tobacco, while intensifying communications to raise public awareness of tobacco trafficking. Disseminating the bad impacts of smoking among the public, particularly among the
Vietnam Net
added May 22, 2015 12:04
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[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Ministry proposes ban on smoking at weddings, funerals

In a written document that was sent to local authorities on No Tobacco Day, which is observed worldwide on May 31, the minister has called for the strict inspection of no smoking compliance at workplaces, restaurants, and public transport facilities.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 18, 2015 10:56
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Japanese national caught smoking in Vietnam plane restroom in flight

The Vietnamese airline authorities have given a fine of US$185 to a Japanese national who was caught smoking in the rest room of a Vietnamese plane while flying from Japan to Vietnam on Thursday.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added May 9, 2015 14:54
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Vietnam Airlines passenger fined for smoking during flight

Vietnamese aviation authorities have fined an airline passengers VND4 million (US$185) for smoking on a Vietnam Airlines plane. Nguyen Canh Dinh, 28, reportedly entered the restroom during the VN 239 flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City on Friday after
Thanh Nien (vn)
added May 4, 2015 18:57
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[Vietnam] GOODWIN: Watch Out, Joe Camel Is Back: Big Tobacco and the TPP

helping to promote cigarette use, an industry that accounts for one in ten adult deaths worldwide, especially among young Vietnamese women, will not make for a proud Obama legacy.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 30, 2015 21:40
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[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Hanoi to build ‘smoke-free’ tourist sites, workplaces this year

The Hanoi government has requested that competent agencies take action to build models of smoke-free environments, including tourist sites and workplaces, this year for the sake of society and health. The Vietnamese capital city will make available sever
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:24
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Australian passenger fined $187 for smoking on Vietnam Airlines plane

Flight attendants caught Tuan smoking in the restroom of the plane after the cockpit detected signals from a fire alarm device. They also found an open pack of cigarettes that Tuan left in the toilet.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Feb 13, 2015 17:50
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[Asia, Vietnam] Tobacco Association increases aid for curbing tobacco smuggling

Viet Nam Tobacco Association recently announced that they will increase the aid for catching tobacco smugglers from VND1,100 (US$0.05) to VND3,500 (US$0.17) per pack of fake tobacco seized.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added Feb 10, 2015 22:03
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[Asia] Vietnam orders tobacco firms to pay more for anti-smuggling fund

tobacco firms have been asked to more than triple their contribution to a compulsory funding initiative aimed at cracking down on contraband in the country.
Baomoi (vn)
added Feb 10, 2015 21:59
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