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[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Ministry proposes ban on smoking at weddings, funerals

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.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 18, 2015 10:56

[Asia, Asia-pacific] Japanese national caught smoking in Vietnam plane restroom in flight

The Vietnamese airline authorities have given a fine of US$185 to a Japanese national who was caught smoking in the rest room of a Vietnamese plane while flying from Japan to Vietnam on Thursday.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added May 9, 2015 14:54
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Vietnam Airlines passenger fined for smoking during flight

Vietnamese aviation authorities have fined an airline passengers VND4 million (US$185) for smoking on a Vietnam Airlines plane. Nguyen Canh Dinh, 28, reportedly entered the restroom during the VN 239 flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City on Friday after
Thanh Nien (vn)
added May 4, 2015 18:57

[Vietnam] GOODWIN: Watch Out, Joe Camel Is Back: Big Tobacco and the TPP

helping to promote cigarette use, an industry that accounts for one in ten adult deaths worldwide, especially among young Vietnamese women, will not make for a proud Obama legacy.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 30, 2015 21:40

[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Hanoi to build ‘smoke-free’ tourist sites, workplaces this year

The Hanoi government has requested that competent agencies take action to build models of smoke-free environments, including tourist sites and workplaces, this year for the sake of society and health. The Vietnamese capital city will make available sever
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:24

Australian passenger fined $187 for smoking on Vietnam Airlines plane

Flight attendants caught Tuan smoking in the restroom of the plane after the cockpit detected signals from a fire alarm device. They also found an open pack of cigarettes that Tuan left in the toilet.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Feb 13, 2015 17:50

[Asia, Vietnam] Tobacco Association increases aid for curbing tobacco smuggling

Viet Nam Tobacco Association recently announced that they will increase the aid for catching tobacco smugglers from VND1,100 (US$0.05) to VND3,500 (US$0.17) per pack of fake tobacco seized.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added Feb 10, 2015 22:03

[Asia] Vietnam orders tobacco firms to pay more for anti-smuggling fund

tobacco firms have been asked to more than triple their contribution to a compulsory funding initiative aimed at cracking down on contraband in the country.
Baomoi (vn)
added Feb 10, 2015 21:59

[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Authorities crackdown on tobacco smuggling

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).
Vietnam News Agency (VNA)
added Jan 16, 2015 12:17

Vietnam league organizer encourages fans, officials, coaches not to smoke in new season

Smoking should be kept to a minimum in the stands and technical areas during the matches of the top-flight V-League from the 2015 season which will start in January, the Vietnam Professional Football (VPF) has announced, citing new regulations.
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Dec 25, 2014 11:35
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