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[Vietnam] Officials spread word on tobacco smuggling law

HA NOI (VNS)— One hundred officials and representatives from relevant ministries and agencies met yesterday in Ha Noi to discuss how to implement a new Government circular on handling illegal cigarette and cigarette material trading.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added Jan 29, 2013 17:51
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[Asia] Vietnam to auction smuggled cigarettes for export

Under the decision, exporting the auctioned cigarettes via land border gates or to Vietnam's neighboring countries is prohibited, and revenues from the auctions will be used for anti-cigarette smuggling. Nearly 1 billion smuggled cigarette packets are c
Xinhua Newswire
added May 3, 2018 20:14
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[Asia-pacific] VIDEO: Customs boat crash kills cigarette smuggler in southern Vietnam

Caught red handed by the customs in Kien Tuong Town on Tuesday night, a group of smugglers managed to escape by transferring all the cigarettes from their motorbikes to a motorboat and ran away. Two officers subsequently jumped into another boat to chas
VnExpress.net
added Apr 21, 2018 21:01
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Vietnam wins int’l award on tobacco control

The Health Ministry of Vietnam has won an award of the Bloomberg Philanthropies for its efforts in monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies. The ministry is among six winners of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Awards for Global Tobacco Control, which w
Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Mar 8, 2018 15:10
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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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