Regional updates archive

‘Sin’ tax take exceeds target

MANILA, Philippines–Collections of so-called ‘sin’ taxes from alcohol and cigarette products exceeded the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s September target by 45.5 percent. As the volume

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COP6 FCA Closing Statement

The FCA, The Union and SEATCA joint statement was delivered by FCA Chair, Dr. Ulysses Dorotheo, at the closing plenary of the COP6, Moscow, Russia. Dr.

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COP6 Moscow 2014

13 October 2014: The Conference of the Parties to the WHO FCTC opens today, and will run until 18th October, in Moscow, Russia.The following are links

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Living the Health Dream

Health advocates are on a high with the recent news of a Senate Resolution from the Senate Finance Committee recommending PhP 1-Billion for Health Promotion

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