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Proclamation No. 181/1999 to Provide for the Transfer of the Monopoly Right of the National Tobacco Enterprise to the National Enterprise (Ethiopia) Share Company

Note: This law has not been reviewed by our legal staff and was not relied upon for purposes of our analysis. We are providing it here for informational purposes only.

Proclamation No. 533/2007 on Broadcasting Service

COMMENTS: Proclamation No. 533/2007 on Broadcasting Service empowers the Broadcast Authority to license broadcasters (TV and radio), print media, and advertising agencies, among other entities and enforces compliance with tobacco advertising violations along with the Ethiopian Food and Drug Administration.

Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration and Control Council of Ministers Regulation No. 299/2013

COMMENTS: Regulation No. 299/2013 requires 30% text and/or picture warnings on tobacco product packs.

Tobacco Control Directive No. 28/2015

COMMENTS: Tobacco Control Directive No. 28/2015 governs, among other things, smoking restrictions, tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship, tobacco packaging and labeling, and tobacco product regulation.

Food and Medicine Administration Proclamation No. 1112/2019

COMMENTS: Food and Medicine Administration Proclamation No. 1112/2019 governs, among other things, smoke free environments, tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship, tobacco packaging and labeling, tobacco product regulation, protection against tobacco industry interference, and tobacco-related licensing and sales.

Tobacco Products Pictorial Health Warning and Labeling Directive No. 44/2019

Note: This law has not been reviewed by our legal staff and was not relied upon for purposes of our analysis. We are providing it here for informational purposes only. 

To the best of our knowledge, all laws provided here are in effect as of November 26th 2019, unless otherwise noted.