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[Vietnam] Hanoi to forbid smoking in vehicles, aircraft and trams

Hanoi has just promulgated Plan 70, on implementing the National Strategy for Tobacco Harm Prevention toward 2020 in Hanoi. Under the plan, the city will ban smoking indoors and within the campus of medical facilities, educational facilities, facilities
Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (vn)
added May 7, 2013 09:12
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Can the horror show spook smokers?

The Law on Prevention and Control of Tobacco Harm, which takes effect on May 1, imposes strict requirements on smokers, retailers, service and public facilities and cigarette manufacturers. A decree expected to take effect on July 1 spells out stiffer f
Thanh Nien (vn)
added May 5, 2013 22:08
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[Vietnam] Viet Nam finally implements sweeping new smoking laws

The Law on Tobacco Harm-reduction that takes effect this month bans smoking in public places and selling tobacco products to those under 18. The law, which took effect on May 1, prohibits selling tobacco products to anyone under 18 years of age.
Vietnam Net
added May 4, 2013 13:35
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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 Implements Antismoking Measures

On May 1, stricter laws aimed at reducing smoking will go into effect in Vietnam, Xinhua reports. The measures also will control the sale of tobacco. The emphasis of the new laws will be on making sure smoking bans in schools, hospitals, government build
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Apr 27, 2013 12:22
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Vietnam applies stricter measures to reduce smoking

According to the country's health ministry, the implementation of the law will focus on enforcing smoking ban in agencies, government offices, schools, hospitals and a number of public places as well as regulating cigarette advertisement, promotion and f
People's Daily (cn)
added Apr 26, 2013 11:31
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Vietnam applies stricter measures to reduce smoking

According to the country's health ministry, the implementation of the law will focus on enforcing smoking ban in agencies, government offices, schools, hospitals and a number of public places as well as regulating cigarette advertisement, promotion and f
Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 25, 2013 12:29
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] 18 Vietnamese arrested for selling smuggled tobacco in Singapore

Singaporean authorities said Tuesday that two of 18 Vietnamese nationals arrested earlier this month for selling smuggled tobacco had been fined. Nguyen Thanh Tu, 25, and Truong Thanh Tung, 41, were fined 37,000 Singapore dollars (US$29,800) each as the
Thanh Nien (vn)
added Apr 10, 2013 15:13
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[Vietnam] SGGP Tobacco manufacturers asked to put statutory warning on cigarette packs

Tobacco manufacturers in the country have been asked to put a ‘Smoking Kills’ warning and visual images on domestically made and imported cigarette packets, in an effort to lower harmful addiction in around 40,000 people every year.
Sai Gon Giai Phong (vn)
added Mar 10, 2013 12:48
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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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