Tags : South Korea

    Tax spending diverted

    In theory, South Korea’s additional cigarette-tax revenues should be spent on health care associated with tobacco-related diseases; but in practice they aren’t.Read More

    New end game in sight

    Talk of the tobacco-smoking end-game has been around for some time, but lately it has taken on a different form: one that offers smokers alternative products rather than nothing.Read More

    IQOS under scrutiny

    A lack of understanding about the differences between conventional cigarettes, heated-tobacco products and electronic cigarettes could lead to bad policy decisions in South Korea.Read More

    Taxing smokers

    Governments around the world like nothing more than taxing smokers, even though smokers often make up the most financially disadvantaged groups.Read More