DENYING THE SCIENCE IN INDONESIA | Featuring Garindra Kartasasmita

January 31, 2024 by

DENYING THE SCIENCE IN INDONESIA | Featuring Garindra Kartasasmita

Indonesia's recent changes to e-cigarette taxation, which now place e-cigarettes in the same category as combustible tobacco products, have caused uproar amongst retailers and consumers. Garindra Kartasasmita joins us to explain these latest developments, and why the government is dead-set on denying vaping science.

32.60% of the adult population are current smokers. There are approximately 64.5 million current smokers in Indonesia 62.70% of men are current smokers but only 2.50% of women.



Jan. 4, 2024, 2:34 p.m. by

Indonesia kicks off 2024 with 10% e-cigarette tax to industry opposition

Regions: Indonesia Asia

Jan. 28, 2020, 12:25 p.m. by

E-cigarettes, vaping haram, says Indonesian Muslim organisation

Regions: Indonesia

Feb. 24, 2020, 12:41 p.m. by

Exclusive: Juul halts Indonesia e-cigarette sales, throwing Asia expansion in doubt

Regions: Indonesia

Jan. 11, 2022, 3:01 p.m. by

Smoking electronic cigarettes can be harmful to dental health: Dentist

Regions: Indonesia

July 18, 2018, 11:28 a.m. by

88% of Indonesians support increasing the price of cigarettes: survey

Regions: Indonesia