This comes after police review CCTV footage and find inconsistencies in the report by the victim.
Surabaya’s House of Sampoerna is a cigarette museum that tells the story of Liem Seeng Tee.
Greater enforcement plus a more comprehensive review of tobacco and smoking products is needed.
British American Tobacco says increasing prices of cigarettes is inconsistent with the government's plan to fix a ceiling price.
It comes a day after a ban on smoking came into force.
Philip Morris is trying other tactics as well, such as cold-calling companies and asking to hold seminars for its employees on the appeal of iQos.
BAT’s profits will provide a rare bit of cheer for tobacco investors as doubts intensify over long-term prospects for the cigarette industry.
Jakarta says it will impose a whopping 57% tax on non-tobacco alternatives starting this summer as criticism grows that the government is siding with tobacco firms.
The Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control says any proposal to introduce smaller, 10-stick packets of cigarettes is merely an attempt by pro-tobacco groups to entice young people to light up.
Cigarette firm claims the proposal to sell smaller packs will help counter scourge of illegal cigarettes in Malaysia.
The man, who was part of a group flying to Tawau for an island getaway, set off an alarm when he took a puff in the toilet.
Further court-ordered ads with additional health messages will continue appearing in the newspapers of more than 50 major cities through April, said the American Cancer Society.
An association representing coffee shop owners also disagrees with the term 'kiddie packs' to refer to cigarrete packs of 10 sticks.
Cigarette makers are making the most of this, tying up with small retailers and rewarding them for in-store promotion of products, the anti-smoking groups said.
Tan Eng Kian, 36, is in critical condition after suffering 70% burns caused by the fire from a cigarette lighter.
Criminologist says just increasing fines is not going to solve the problem and enforcement must be stepped up
Customs director-general T Subromaniam says the proposal is expected to be brought to Parliament in July.
Government intends to change laws to penalise those who sell illicit cigarettes.
The government needs to make smoking less cheap and ensure enforcement of rules to stop Malaysians from lighting up, says Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control.
The sundry shop owner, in a viral message, claimed he was frustrated after having to face court action for selling contraband cigarettes.