No Picture
Regional Updates

Vietnam: The true cost of cheap cigarettes

1 September 2019 More than 100,000 people die each year from cancer in Việt Nam, and medical experts believe the fatality rate will rise because more and more young people are starting to smoke. Việt […]

No Picture
Regional Updates

Philippines: 1,000 percent cigarette price hike pushed

28 August 2019 Vincent Cabreza BAGUIO CITY – Anti-smoking crusaders want to raise cigarette prices by 1,000 percent and capitalize on President Duterte’s campaign against cigarette smoking, an official of the World Health Organization said […]

No Picture
Regional Updates

Philippines: Baguio pushes smoke-free campaign

11 August 2019 Zaldy Comanda  BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Benjamin Magalong assured his full support to the city’s smoke-free campaign and to the enforcers implementing the smoke-free ordinance. Magalong heads the Smoke-Free Task Force which spearheads […]