Headlines Tagged with Vietnam — 430 headlines found
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.
Feb 10, 2015 Baomoi (vn)
added Feb 10, 2015 21:59
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
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.
Dec 25, 2014 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Dec 25, 2014 11:35
The directive said that tobacco-use is prohibited in premises of university, institute, and education management facilities as well as preschools, senior and junior high schools, IT and language teaching centers.
Dec 21, 2014 Sai Gon Giai Phong (vn)
added Dec 23, 2014 21:57
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
Lack of cooperation between the coast guard, police, market watchdogs and local governments have all contributed to an increase in cigarette smuggling, experts have warned.
Dec 5, 2014 Vietnam Net
added Dec 4, 2014 21:17
Vietnam is one of 15 countries with the highest numbers of smokers in the world, and around 40,000 Vietnamese people die of smoking-caused diseases every year – or more than 100 people per day, the health ministry has warned.
Dec 1, 2014 Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Dec 1, 2014 06:41
With 16 million smokers, it is estimated that Vietnamese people pay about VND22 trillion ($1.05 billion) for cigarettes per year. This is also the amount of money spent for treatment of the five common diseases related to tobacco.
Oct 30, 2014 Vietnam Net
added Oct 30, 2014 20:36
[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