Headlines Tagged with Vietnam — 416 headlines found
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
An Indonesian tobacco firm has raised objection to a Vietnamese cigarette producer registering two of its brands. Sumatra Tobacco Trading Company (STTC), based in North Sumatra, has objected to Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation (Vinataba) registering
Mar 10, 2016 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Mar 14, 2016 19:13
With 16 million smokers, it is estimated that Vietnamese people pay about VND22 trillion ($1.05 billion) for cigarettes per year. This is also the amount of money spent for treatment of the five common diseases related to tobacco.
Oct 30, 2014 Vietnam Net
added Oct 30, 2014 20:36
Illicit tobacco products are readily available in Ho Chi Minh City, causing numerous challenges as the booming black market reaches record levels.
Jul 11, 2014 Vietnam Net
added Jul 11, 2014 06:06
In-flight violations are not rare in Vietnam, especially with Vietnamese passengers, who often cite unimaginable reasons after being caught in the act.
Sep 27, 2013 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Sep 28, 2013 06:58
The latest statistics of the Ministry of Health show nearly 50 per cent of Vietnamese males and two per cent of females smoke cigarettes. And more than that, over 50 million Vietnamese are passive smokers at the workplace and at home, accounting for mor
Jun 2, 2013 Vietnam Net
added Jun 2, 2013 10:39
A new law on tobacco harm-reduction that bans smoking in public places such as schools, hospitals and workplaces took effect on May 1. But it immediately has been violated publicly.
May 9, 2013 Vietnam Net
added May 9, 2013 15:28
What would one do under such circumstance to lessen the burden of this nasty smell, you might ask? I did the only reasonable thing I could; I became a connoisseur of fine cigars. Now, I know what you’re thinking. How is it possible that you could put up
Mar 11, 2017 Hagerstown (MD) Herald-Mail
added Mar 16, 2017 21:10
About 15.6 million adults in Vietnam consumed tobacco last year, the Ministry of Health announced Tuesday, citing findings of a global survey. Vietnamese smokers spent VND31 trillion (US$1.39 billion) on cigarettes, or VND2.7 million ($121) per person pe
Sep 7, 2016 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Sep 11, 2016 13:23
Conclusions Tobacco consumption has large negative consequences on the Vietnamese economy.
Dec 18, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Dec 18, 2015 17:03