Headlines Tagged with Vietnam — 416 headlines found
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.
May 3, 2016 AlterNet.org
added May 3, 2016 15:59
” The country's first centre and hotline to provide free consultancy and support for people to stop smoking opened today at BachÂ Mai General Hospital in Ha Noi. Located in the country's largest hospital, the centre can be easily accessed by a large numb
Sep 16, 2015 Viet Nam News (vn)
added Sep 17, 2015 10:41
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.
May 15, 2015 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 18, 2015 10:56
Controlling the trading and transportation of smuggled tobacco products in the local tobacco market has to be given top priority, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT).
Jan 16, 2015 Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Jan 16, 2015 12:17
The existing estimates of the costs associated with smoking in Vietnam indicate that the society suffered an economic loss due to tobacco use. The two existing estimates of the costs of smoking in Vietnam suffer from major limitations that result in und
Dec 15, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Dec 16, 2014 03:13
[Australia, Vietnam, Kentucky, North Carolina] McConnell seeks to protect tobacco industry in trade deal
McConnell is pressuring U.S. negotiators to ensure that tobacco companies can take part in the dispute settlement portion of the trade deal, with talks scheduled next week on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact with several countries in Asia a
Oct 19, 2014 The Hill
added Oct 19, 2014 19:29
[Vietnam] Press Release - Updated Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) - IP Chapter (second publication)
The 77-page, 30,000-word document is a working document from the negotiations in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, dated 16 May 2014, and includes negotiator's notes and all country positions from that period in bracketed text. Although there have been a couple
Oct 16, 2014 Wikileaks.org
added Oct 16, 2014 15:26
The domestic tobacco industry hopes that the Government can be more effective in fighting an impending surge in smuggling that causes losses amounting to trillions of dong to the State Budget. A report in the Cong Thuong (Industry and Trade) Newspaper la
Oct 14, 2014 Viet Nam News (vn)
added Oct 14, 2014 14:56
Polish border guards have seized 120 packs of radioactive cigarettes. The deadly fags from Vietnam were discovered at Chopin airport in the Polish capital Warsaw. The fake Marlboro cigarettes carrying health warnings in Polish and German were found amo
Oct 14, 2014 Austrian Times (uk)
added Oct 14, 2014 13:20
Three people have been sentenced on federal charges for smuggling cigarettes from Vietnam and unlawfully selling them in Nebraska.
Nov 16, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2012 14:53