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Legislator: FCTC itu Upaya Rontokkan Industri Nasional

WE Online, Jakarta - Anggota Komisi XI DPR Muhammad Misbakhun menilai Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) merupakan upaya untuk mengganyang keberadaan rokok kretek yang merupakan produk asli Indonesia. Ia menilai beleid asing itu nantinya ... Warta Ekonomi, 4 days ago

Dr Sambo urges all countries in the African Region to ratify and implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

-- WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Luis Sambo, has re-iterated his appeal to all Member States in the Region to ratify and implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. In his message on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day ...
 WHO Regional Office for Africa2 weeks ago
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WHO urges Vietnam for stricter tobacco rules

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged Viet Nam to fully implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) on World No Tobacco Day on May 31. Speaking at a conference to review the 10 years of FCTC implementation in Viet Nam ...
 VietNamNet Bridge2 months ago WHO urges Viet Nam for stricter tobacco rules  Viet Nam News2 months ago

EU has duty to protect public health from tobacco

in Opinion Opinion Implementing the WHO's framework convention on tobacco control is key to tackling the industry's repeated legal challenges, says Nessa Childers. As we recognise the European week against cancer, we are also marking the world ...
 TheParliament.com2 months ago

Indonesia unlikely to ratify the FCTC any time soon

Indonesia seems unlikely any time soon to ratify the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC). According to a Tempo story, Widyastuti Soerojo, the chairperson of the Tobacco Control Special Agency and the ...
 Tobacco Reporter1 month ago

Tobacco consumption in Papua New Guinea

(English) Abstract Tobacco use is a major challenge to international development. Despite being a signatory to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) and a Tobacco Free Pacific, Papua New Guinea is one of the ten countries with the ...
 World Bank2 days ago

Indian state of Punjab ups its anti-tobacco crusade

The government of the Indian state of Punjab has constituted an empowered committee to carry forward its crusade against tobacco and ensure implementation of India's Tobacco Control Act across the state, according to a Press Trust of India story. ...
 Tobacco Reporter1 week ago PTI - PB-TOBACCO - Pb forms Committee for implementation of Tobacco Control Act  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago Punjab forms Committee for implementation of Tobacco Control Act  Economic Times1 week ago

WHO Calls for Stronger Measures on "Tobacco Epidemic"

Manila - Too few governments levy appropriate levels of tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products. They therefore miss out on a proven, low-cost measure to curb demand for tobacco, save lives and generate funds for stronger health services, ...
 NGO Watch2 weeks ago WHO urges governments to increase taxes to curb tobacco epidemic  Ghana Business News2 weeks ago WHO global report highlights tobacco taxation as key to reducing tobacco consumption  Solomon Star2 weeks ago Government tax action needed to curb tobacco epidemic  Modern Ghana2 weeks ago

Plan to enlarge health warning labels antagonizes tobacco industry

Tobacco Control Inspectors carrying out their duties. The government is making plans to enlarge warning signs on cigarette packaging in a bid to reduce the number of smokers. Provided to China Daily Hong Kong's tobacco industry was up in arms on ... month ago
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Suspension of lawsuit against plain packaging is a huge win for tobacco control

Ukraine's lawsuit against Australia, claiming that its plain tobacco packaging law constitutes an illegal barrier to trade, has been dropped much to the relief of tobacco control and public health supporters around the world. Adjudicators for ...
 Medical News Today1 month ago Ukraine drops lawsuit against Australia over plain-packaging tobacco laws, WTO says  ABC Radio Australia1 month ago Ukraine drops plain-packaging lawsuit against Australia  ABC Online1 month ago Ukraine drops WTO case against Australia's tobacco-packaging laws  DNA India1 month ago
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