smoking in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on smoking in the Philippines


Smoking ban EO implementation starts July 22

Jul 17, 2017 - 1:55 PM

Individuals and establishments caught violating President Rodrigo Duterte s executive order will face fines or imprisonment

Fewer Filipino adult smokers in 2015 – survey

May 06, 2017 - 1:34 PM

Drastically raising the tobacco excise taxes proved to be the single most effective way of reducing tobacco use among smokers in the Philippines says the Philippines health department

Mighty Tobacco probed for selling cheap cigarettes

Oct 29, 2013 - 5:35 AM

Local cigarette manufacturer Mighty Corporation is in hot water for selling cigarette sticks at P1 each way cheaper than competitors

Filipino-owned Mighty Tobacco sells its cigarettes for P1 per stick.