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What the TRAIN means for Philippine healthcare: More support for health promotion programmes
 

What the TRAIN means for Philippine healthcare: More support for health promotion programmes

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The passage of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act increases the tax imposed on sugar-sweetened beverages and cigarettes - paving for better health promotion programmes, as well as allowing for initiatives that lower the price of many maintenance medicines.
 
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11 Jan 2018 - General
 
Passing the tax reform for Acceleration and inclusion play a major role in the control of consumers with sugar sweetened beverages. As obesity is on its rise, and people tend to choose unhealthy lifestyle and diet, imposing this will lessen the buyers. Just like other countries who have implemented this kind lf rule, buyers will have second thoughts before grabbing the products. It also doesn’t matter how small the funds that will proceed to the build, build, build program as long as there will ...
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