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[China, USA] Suffering in Silence: Impact of Tobacco Use on Communication Dynamics Within Vietnamese and Chinese Immigrant Families (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 25, 2016 22:32
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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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Feature: Vietnam's cigarette tax hike could see numbers of smokers drop, related illnesses decrease

While experts and healthcare activists said the proposal was too low and not strict enough to reduce consumption and combat trade fraud, domestic smokers argued the hike should be reviewed according to residents' average income.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Sep 19, 2014 16:05
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[Vietnam] Could Ending Hanoi's Grip on Cigarette Sales Lower Smoking Rates?

the regime's anti-smoking campaign so far is largely cosmetic. Among Vietnam's few profitable state-owned companies are beer and cigarette firms. Tobacco taxes, besides, make up more than three percent of the national budget.
New America Media
added Oct 2, 2013 03:03
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Smoking kills 100 people in Vietnam every day

The warning, based on the estimates of the World Health Organization (WHO), was released by the Ho Chi Minh City Health Education and Communication Center to mark the date the Law on Prevention and Control of Tobacco Harms took effect - May 1.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added May 3, 2013 01:42
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[Vietnam] Tobacco, temporary imports and tax targeted

The Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Industry and Trade jointly issued circular No.05/2013/TTLT-BYT-BCT on February 8, guiding the labeling and printing of health warnings on tobacco packages.
Vietnam Net
added Mar 7, 2013 03:45
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[China, India, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam] Higher tobacco taxes to save millions of lives in Asia: ADB study

Increasing cigarette prices via higher taxes imposed on manufacturers will save more than 27 million lives in five Asian countries, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a study released Tuesday. The Manila-based lender said increasing the price of ci
Xinhua Newswire
added Nov 13, 2012 03:53
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[Vietnam] Zero duty on Cambodia rice, tobacco

Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Mar 24, 2012 00:00
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[Europe] Vietnam to restrict imports of tobacco material, egg from Eurasian

Vietnam will apply import tariffs quotas for tobacco material and poultry eggs from the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) member states in 2017, 2018 and 2019, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on Monday. Accordingly, the application of
China Economic Net (cn)
added Feb 21, 2017 03:01
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia, Vietnam] BAKER: President Obama Pushes a Weak Case on TPP

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.
AlterNet.org
added May 3, 2016 15:59
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