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Tobacco growers fear Manny measure

Tobacco growers fear Manny measure

The proposal of boxing icon Sen. Emmanuel Pacquiao to raise excise tax on cigarettes by 100 percent will deliver the knock-out punch on Filipino tobacco growers.

MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) — The Philippine government raised floor prices of various types of tobacco leaves to provide a fair price for both farmers and buyer firms.

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