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Last updated: September 18th 2019

Main Policies

Sale of e-cigarettes

Sale of e-cigarettes

Banned
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale and import of e-cigarettes.


Main policies

Use in indoor public places, workplaces, and public transport

Some Restrictions
Analysis

Because the law defines "smoking" to include the use of e-cigarettes, the use of e-cigarettes is prohibited in places where smoking is prohibited. This includes most indoor public places, workplaces, and means of public transport, with exceptions for hotel guest rooms and smoking areas/rooms in government facilities, prisons, and port and airport facilities. As a result of these exceptions, the regulatory status code "Some Restrictions" is given.

Advertising, promotion and sponsorship

Banned
Analysis

The law prohibits e-cigarette advertising.

Health claims in advertising (modified risk claims)

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law prohibits e-cigarette advertising; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Sale of e-cigarettes via the internet

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale and import of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Flavors

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale and import of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Health warnings on product packaging

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale and import of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Other product packaging and labeling requirements

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale and import of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.

Maximum nicotine concentration

Not Applicable
Analysis

The law prohibits the sale and import of e-cigarettes; therefore, this policy is not applicable.