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Saturday, May 19 2018 - 23:30 IWST

NTB Anticipates Impact of Tobacco Import Reduction

The Nusa Tenggarat Barat Provincial Government is targeting 26,000 hectares of tobacco plantation by 2018, up from 16,000 ha in the previous year, in anticipation of rising demand due to the…

Petani Tembakau binaan

Friday, February 09 2018 - 20:00 IWST

Tobacco Bill Needs to Reach Tobacco Farmers Empowerment Issues

Surabaya - Special Committee (Pansus) Tobacco Bill held a meeting with the cigarette industry in Surabaya, East Java, Thursday (8/2/2018).

Petani Tembakau (ist)

Friday, December 08 2017 - 21:00 IWST

Planting Tobacco Outside the Season, Disperta Bojonegoro: That Farmers' Speculation

Bojonegoro - Dinas Pertanian (Disperta) Bojonegoro District is not responsible for tobacco harvest failure for farmers who speculate planting outside the designated seasons.

Menteri Kesehatan RI Prof.Dr.dr. Nila Djuwita F.Moeloek SpM (K) (Foto:frontroll)

Wednesday, November 22 2017 - 21:00 IWST

Health Minister Nila Encourages Tobacco Impact Research

Jakarta - Health Minister Nila F Moeloek encourages Indonesian researchers to do more research on the impact of tobacco on health and health costs.

Thursday, November 09 2017 - 19:30 IWST

Decrease in Cigarette Production Threatens Tobacco Farmers

Semarang - Indonesian Tobacco Farmers Association (APTI) is worried that cigarette production will continue to decrease the uptake of tobacco farmers.

Thursday, October 26 2017 - 20:30 IWST

Farmers do not Get Impact from Increasing in Tobacco Excise

Jakarta - Chief Executive of the Indonesian Consumers Foundation (YLKI) Tulus Abadi said the farmers will not be affected by the increase in tobacco taxes, let alone the government plans to…

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Sunday, October 08 2017 - 21:00 IWST

Turn of Japan Origin Industry Interested Kretek Market Homeland

When health authorities in the country feel concerned about the increasing number of smokers, some foreign investors in the tobacco industry see it as an opportunity to earn a profit. After…

lustrasi lahan pertanian kekeringan (Foto Ist)

Tuesday, September 12 2017 - 19:30 IWST

President Jokowi Prepares Steps to Overcome Drought

Jakarta - President Jokowi is preparing a number of steps to overcome the drought that occurred in some parts of Indonesia.

Petani Tembakau

Sunday, September 03 2017 - 18:05 IWST

Price of Grade C Tobacco in Temanggung Translucent Rp75.000 per Kilogram

C-grade dried tobacco shoots in Temanggung Regency, Central Java (Central Java) during this year's harvest is purchased at Rp75.000 per kilogram by the manufacturer.


Sunday, August 27 2017 - 15:01 IWST

Harvest season, Disperindag Pamekasan Forming Tobacco Trade Team

Pamekasan - To oversee the process of tobacco sale in harvest season 2017, Department of Industry and Trade (Disperindag) Pamekasan formed a tobacco trading team.


Wednesday, August 23 2017 - 18:05 IWST

Ministry of Industry Expects Increase in Cigarette Excise Not Exceed Inflation

Jakarta- The government plans to raise the tobacco excise tariff (CHT) starting September 2017. This increase is determined by taking into account the labor factors of each industry level, ranging…


Friday, July 28 2017 - 14:17 IWST

Indonesia Must Continue to Prepare to Open New Market CPO Exports

akarta - Amid the obstacles that come from various countries, including the European Union, Indonesia continues to diversify the export market of palm oil products.


Friday, July 28 2017 - 13:17 IWST

APPLICATION Hopes Government to Apply BK Palm Oil Shells

Jakarta - The Indonesian Palm Shell Entrepreneurs Association (APCASI) has asked the government to apply levies and exit duties (BK) on the export of palm shells to apply flat.


Monday, July 24 2017 - 19:40 IWST

This year, Bentoel Internasional Investama Targets Rp1 Trillion Export Income

Jakarta, PT Bentoel Internasional Investama Tbk targets export revenues of Rp 1 trillion in line with the projected significant increase in exports this year.


Monday, July 24 2017 - 17:33 IWST

National Commission of PT Reject Invitation to Special Committee of the Draft Law

Jakarta - The National Commission for Tobacco Control (Komnas PT) rejected the invitation of the Special Committee on the Draft Law on the General Meeting (Rembangan Pertembakauan) in a public…


Monday, July 24 2017 - 17:31 IWST

APTI Optimistic Tobacco Price Grows 20 Percent This Year

Jakarta, Indonesian Tobacco Farmers Association (APTI) is optimistic that tobacco prices this year will grow by 20% compared to 2016 due to good weather conditions.


Monday, July 24 2017 - 15:46 IWST

Tobacco Production Able To Meet The Need Of Tobacco Industry This Year

Bojonegoro - Agriculture Service of Bojonegoro Regency, East Java is optimistic that the need of tobacco industry as much as 10,600 tons can be fulfilled from the production of this year's planting…