Chain-smoking Indonesia is moving to stub out its booming e-cigarette sector, sparking criticism that the government is siding with giant tobacco firms at the expense of public health. Photo: AP

Indonesia accused of favouring big tobacco as vaping industry faces giant tax increase

The government is proposing a 57 per cent duty on e-cigarettes in the hope that it will stop younger people from using them

Topic |   Smoking and vaping
Chain-smoking Indonesia is moving to stub out its booming e-cigarette sector, sparking criticism that the government is siding with giant tobacco firms at the expense of public health. Photo: AP
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