Regional Updates

Protect ‘sin’ tax gains, lawmakers urge

Lawmakers yesterday called for vigilance in protecting the gains of the country’s sin tax reform after the Philippine government received recognition from international groups for the landmark legislation. “There is a need to be extra […]


85% cigarette graphic warning law now in force

Supreme Administrative Court cancels injunction  The law requiring a mandatory health warning graphic that takes up 85% of a cigarette packet, the largest anywhere, with the use of 10 different warning graphics stipulated, has now […]