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Increase in Thai cigarette tax leaves some fuming

A proposal to increase the price of cigarettes in Thailand by 1-2 baht per packet has left many fuming, with critics saying the rise in price will inject little into the Health Insurance Fund and lead to few giving up the unhealthy habit. Thailand’s Ministry of Finance has proposed the increase in cigarette tax of 1-2 […]