Headlines Tagged with Vietnam — 424 headlines found
[Asia-pacific, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Vietnam] Cigarette price level and variation in five Southeast Asian countries
To maximise the effectiveness of tobacco tax policies, countries should adopt specific excise tax structures to decrease cigarette price variation, which would minimise opportunities for smokers to ‘trade down’ to a cheaper brand to avoid a tax-driven pri
Mar 5, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Mar 7, 2014 02:51
Vietnam is one of 15 countries with the highest numbers of smokers in the world, and around 40,000 Vietnamese people die of smoking-caused diseases every year – or more than 100 people per day, the health ministry has warned.
Dec 1, 2014 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Dec 1, 2014 06:41
With around 800 million packets of tobacco smuggled into Vietnam every year, the state budget loses VND4-4.2 trillion (US$189-198 million) in taxes annually, the Vietnam Tobacco Association reported.
Oct 24, 2013 Thanh Nien (vn)
added Oct 24, 2013 13:10
Smoking-related deaths in Thailand and four other Asian countries where tobacco use is amongst the highest in the world would drop by 20% if cigarette prices were doubled by increased taxation, according to an Asian Development Bank study relased on Tue
Nov 13, 2012 Bangkok Post (th)
added Nov 13, 2012 09:59
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
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
Vietnam has passed a law banning smoking in public places and all tobacco advertising, an official said Tuesday.
Jun 19, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 21, 2012 10:41
Agriculture officials and struggling smallholder tobacco farmers are cautiously hopeful that tariff exemptions granted under a new trade agreement with Vietnam will lift sagging demand for their crops. Khann Samban, director of industrial crops at the M
Nov 2, 2016 Phnom Penh Post (kh)
added Nov 3, 2016 21:14
[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
May 27, 2015 Asia News Network (ANN) (th)
added May 27, 2015 10:04
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.
Apr 30, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 30, 2015 21:40