In May, French customs intercepted more than 15 million made-in-China fake Marlboros outside Paris, some bearing Vietnamese as well as Arabic and French health warnings. The article was copied from www.reportingproject.net, you can see here: https://reportingproject.net/underground/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=9:chinas-marlboro-country&catid=3:stories&Itemid=22 A Massive Underground Industry Makes China the World Leader in Counterfeit Cigarettes By Te-Ping Chen On first approach, Yunxiao […]
Dunhill cigarettes are a luxury brand of cigarettes made by the British American Tobacco company. They are usually priced above the average for cigarettes in the region where they are sold. They are exported mostly throughout Europe, the Middle East, South Asia, South Africa, South Korea, Argentina, Indonesia (manufactured by Bentoel Group), New Zealand and […]
Craven “A” is a brand of cigarette which were made in Canada, Jamaica, Vietnam, and North Korea. The cigarettes exhibit the English-style flavor of a Virginia-tobacco dominant blend, with that plant’s attendant nutty sweetness. The cigarette was named after the third Earl of Craven in 1860. Craven A’s were a favourite cigarette during World War […]
State Express 555 is a brand of cigarette manufactured by B. It was first launched in 1895 and is a very popular brand in Asia, especially China where it is BAT’s most popular brand. Sponsorship 555 is perhaps best known for its sponsorship of motorsports. 555 World Racing logos were seen on Subaru World Rally […]
VietNamNet Bridge – Inspectors in all departments of culture, sports and tourism in co-operation with police and other agencies have been asked to crack down on tobacco advertising and promotions. Photo: Internet At a press meeting held yesterday, May 16, Phan Thi Hai of the Viet Nam Steering Committee on Smoking and Health said she […]
Associate Professor Nguyen Duc Dung, lecturer at the Academy of Journalism and Communication, officials from the Ministry of Health, and WHO experts are among the trainers at the course organised by the Viet Nam Steering Committee on Smoking and Health and International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.
According to the Vietnam Tobacco Association, the lucrative industry can bring VND6tril ($375mil) every year to the state budget. That explains why foreign investors are attempting to penetrate the Vietnam’s market and expand their production, while local producers still want to maintain the policies beneficial for them. Vietnam will not allow to make investment in […]
Background In Viet Nam, tobacco-related illnesses are the leading cause of death. 40 000 people die each year from smoking. That’s more than a hundred people per day and three times higher than deaths from traffic injuries. This country has one of the highest male smoking rates in the world: more than half the adult men […]