Headlines Tagged with Vietnam — 418 headlines found
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has proposed that the Government increases the cost of tobacco for consumers in a bid to tackle the high number of smokers and passive smokers in Viet Nam.
Oct 25, 2012 Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Oct 25, 2012 06:11
The Prime Minister hopes to light up Viet Nam's anti-smuggling budget with a pioneering scheme to re-export seized tobacco. Under the PM approved Decision No. 1112, good quality tobacco seized from smugglers will be re-exported
Sep 19, 2012 Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Sep 19, 2012 17:36
Mary Sunta...addressed the issue at a workshop on the impacts of TPP on public health held in Ha Noi yesterday. “As far as I am concerned, there are seven chapters in the TPP vulnerable to any challengers of the tobacco industry,” Sunta said.
Jul 23, 2016 Vietnam Net
added Jul 26, 2016 14:00
The WHO representative in Việt Nam, Lokky Wai, said Việt Nam should establish a task force that comprises a group or team of inspectors and supervisors and a hotline to receive feedback and handle smoking violations. Wai also praised Việt Nam’s achievem
May 26, 2016 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 27, 2016 22:20
Việt Nam has seen a remarkable reduction in the exposure rate to secondhand smoke (SHS) over the past decade, an official has said. The news was revealed on Wednesay to participants at a conference on conducting tobacco harm-reduction activities in 2016.
May 12, 2016 Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 13, 2016 15:05
“The packs without the scary images sell for between 20-50 percent more,”...She more or less confirmed rumors that cigarette companies produced a surplus of image-free packaging during the transition period.Given the enormous profits at stake, tobacco com
Jul 26, 2014 Thanh Nien (vn)
added Jul 30, 2014 05:41
[Asia, Asia-pacific, USA, Vietnam] ARCHIVE: US's controversial TPP proposal is smoking gun for corporate agenda
would leave Vietnam vulnerable to Big Tobacco's global litigation campaign to bully countries out of backing down on their commitments to public health. "The US's failure to take this opportunity to lead in the fight against the largest preventable cause
Sep 3, 2013 Thanh Nien (vn)
added May 24, 2014 10:09
Prevalence of Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking Among Population Aged 15 Years or Older, Vietnam, 2010 [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusion Rural dwellers who are poor should be targeted in tobacco control programs. Further studies are needed that examine perceptions of the adverse health effects and the cultural factors of waterpipe tobacco smoking.
Apr 18, 2013 Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added May 17, 2013 13:15
The Asian Development Bank is supportive of higher taxes on Philippine cigarettes as the country, along with four other Asian nations, is likely to post the most number of smoking-related deaths in the world. In a report titled "Tobacco taxes: A win-win
Nov 13, 2012 GMANews.TV (ph)
added Nov 13, 2012 09:45
After deliberating for nearly two days, a federal jury Wednesday found two Lincoln residents not guilty of conspiring to smuggle contraband cigarettes from Vietnam.
Nov 8, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Nov 9, 2012 14:42