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Selling smokes with smut

Malang | Tue, June 20, 2017 | 08:04 am
Selling smokes with smut Three workers pose for a picture in the Rizona Baru cigar factory in Temanggung, Central Java. Temanggung is known as a tobacco producing regency in Indonesia. (JP/Agung Parameswara)

PREMIUM Politicians debating a new tobacco bill might want to look at the way the addictive is marketed. Indonesia is one of only eight countries that’s neither a signatory nor a party to the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. That puts the republic way offside with the 180 states that ban or limit advertisements promoting smoking, and prompts this question fo...

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