Headlines Tagged with Vietnam — 429 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 Vietnamese government last week stubbed out cigarette monopoly producer Vinataba’s self-serving ambitions to rid the local market of popular brands from Indonesia’s Sumatra Tobacco.
Apr 4, 2016 Vietnam Net
added Apr 5, 2016 00:37
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
[China, USA] Suffering in Silence: Impact of Tobacco Use on Communication Dynamics Within Vietnamese and Chinese Immigrant Families (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]
Feb 25, 2016 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 25, 2016 22:32
Traders in Vietnam are preparing to intercept increasingly sophisticated methods of smuggling cigarettes from Cambodia as imports peak ahead of Lunar New Year in February, according to Vietnamese media, though local observers characterised Vietnam’s conce
Jan 1, 2016 Phnom Penh Post (kh)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:58
More than 10 million cigarette packets were confiscated and VND21 billion (US$932,000), collected as fines, was added to the state budget in 2015. This was announced at a summary meeting held by the national steering board on smuggling, fake goods and c
Dec 24, 2015 Viet Nam News (vn)
added Dec 25, 2015 01:43
Conclusions Tobacco consumption has large negative consequences on the Vietnamese economy.
Dec 18, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Dec 18, 2015 17:03
The rate of smokers aged 13-15 in Vietnam fell by 1 percent from 3.3 percent in 2007 to 2.5 percent in 2014, according to a related survey ... Up to 90 percent of responded student smokers intended to quit smoking, she added.
Dec 16, 2015 Vietnam Net
added Dec 16, 2015 18:55
” 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
Crew members on a Vietnam Airlines flight from Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday had to tie up a Vietnamese-Australian man after he resisted their order and locked himself inside a toilet to smoke. The 27-year-old was also fined VND4 million (US$183
Jul 24, 2015 Thanh Nien (vn)
added Jul 25, 2015 21:47