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    BOLLOCKS: Govt raises alcohol, cigarette taxes

    Govt raises alcohol, cigarette taxes

    BangkokPost.com) - The government agreed on Tuesday to increase alcohol and cigarette taxes to lower consumption.

    Price of locally-made liquor is raised nine to 12 baht per bottle while that of locally-made cigarette is raised by one to two baht a pack. Price of imported cigarettes, meanwhile, is increased about two to three baht a pack.

    The increased taxes are effective immediately

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    glad you posted this William.
    i just got hit on my eveningly romp up the road.
    I'm deflated.
    i thought she was ripping me off.

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    increase alcohol and cigarette taxes to lower consumption.

    how is that working out ??

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    I guess Tuk Tuk prices will be going up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChiangMai noon
    i thought she was ripping me off.
    technically she is, unless she just got back from the wholesaler with items that she already paid the new rates on.

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    ^
    yes.
    that was the story i was spun.
    i do believe she ripped me for 30 baht.

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    Quote Originally Posted by William View Post
    Govt raises alcohol, cigarette taxes

    BangkokPost.com) - The government agreed on Tuesday to increase alcohol and cigarette taxes to lower consumption.

    Price of locally-made liquor is raised nine to 12 baht per bottle while that of locally-made cigarette is raised by one to two baht a pack. Price of imported cigarettes, meanwhile, is increased about two to three baht a pack.

    The increased taxes are effective immediately

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    Why is it they always hit the niceties of life ?

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    Cant we all get up a petitition and write to George at Thaivisa about this, given his contacts with the junta

    3 bart is 3 bart, .....money that could be spent on liquor.

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    On the subject of bollocks why has the 7/11 across the street dropped the Chang yai from 37b to 34b since yesterday ?

    Are they bad a maths or is this story FoS ?


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    Quote Originally Posted by William
    Price of locally-made liquor is raised nine to 12 baht per bottle
    well if you must drink that foul shite anyway....

    how about imported liquor?

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    how about imported liquor?
    think of a number , double it , add the first number multiply by your birthday ....................

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