Suggest 1,000 yen per box non smoking cigarettes Japan Society, the thickness labor minister

The 12th, is determined to be 1,000 yen a box of cigarettes, non smoking Japan Society filed a petition to Yoko Komiyama, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare.

In the petition that the meeting has been published, price of cigarettes in the country of the current situation has been pointed out to be the lowest level in developed countries in.You have to match the range of 700 yen to 1200 yen is a lot of developed countries the price of cigarettes, and should be 1,000 yen per box.

In addition, and is the single tax hike, it is proposed to replenish the excess medical costs, crop rotation of tobacco farmers, and subsidies to the change of employment of retailers minute which is the increase in tax revenues.