Koh Tao in Thailand KohTaoZone the first guide in French on Koh Tao, diving, news, information and guides on the island, hotel, compare prices, and more

Stay informed | | | |
You are here: > > > Read a news

Koh Tao: Towards a smoke-free island?

Posted 16 nov. 2014 at 4:12 pm (vu 464123 fois)

Many organizations are campaigning so Koh Tao island becomes a non-smoking area, the ambition is to improve the tourist image of the island.

The Thai Health Promotion Foundation, the municipality of Koh Samui, and Action on Smoking and Health Foundation grow to Koh Tao Island an area without smoke and Koh Samui and Ko Pha Ngan.

Local leaders, the general public and the media have visited local communities and tourist attractions to distribute anti-smoking stickers to residents and merchants in the region. The campaign aims to improve the tourist image of the island.

In Thailand, there is the law on the protection of the health of a non-smoker who decreed that public spaces must be non-smoking in order to protect the health of non-smokers from the dangers of passive smoking. The Ministry of public health also announced additional non-smoking areas to protect the health of the public.

According to the Executive Secretary of Action on Smoking and Health Foundation, Prakit Vathesatogkit, about 50.710 people in Thailand have died each year of smoking in 2013-2014.

The campaign on the Islands should help to reduce the number of deaths due to smoking, said the Executive Secretary.

Source: NT

Read also...
Previous article
«3 videos of Koh Tao
Next article
1 of the year 2015 to Koh Tao with The Experience Festival»
About the author of this article

Article written by Charly:
Find the bulk of Koh Samui on the Koh Samui full Guide,
and most of Koh Tao on the Koh Tao full Guide.

Stop Miss tips Follow us (since we told you)
Your comments
Gauls on 61.7.141.45

Anonymous
(View profile)
Posts: 5
From 17/09/2014
Dec. 13. 2014 08:59 Gauls on 61.7.141.45 said:
Her disappointment to return to koh tao to see such a disaster. Or whether you are during the day and sometimes at night you hear sounds of work, beaches privatize for the benefit of luxury resorts, some small restaurant typically thai are now burgers and pizza... I really hope that this will not last. Really too bad...
This message has been 2 answers on the forum. See the answers on the forum
 Write a comment
Title:
Message:
Nickname: (mandatory)
Email: (Compulsory, allows you to be notified of new messages)
Anti-spam: (Required) In this mysterious box enter: how much is two times two (answer number)!
 





Currently 63 visitors online.

Latest Weather Points

03 Jan. Weather point on Koh Samui to January 3, 2018...

Most


Search KohTaoZone

Custom Search

Agenda / Event

29 may (J-6)
Visakha Bucha (férié)
May 30 (J-7)
Full Moon Party
June 27 (J-35)
Full Moon Party
27 Jul. (J-65)
Asalha bucha day (holiday)
28 Jul. (J-66)
Khao Phansa (holiday)

News
By the One in Koh Tao

15 Jul. Koh Tao imposes on professionals to treat their water...
14 Jul. Towards the elimination of waste and safety...
09 Jul. (1) An official hospital opens in Koh Tao...
May 23 Training of SSI to Koh Tao diving instructor...
26 March (2) Tao Festival 2017: A green festival...
May 28 Koh Tao sur Google Street View...
21 Feb. Jean Dujardin at Koh Tao for Brice de Nice 3...
23 April (1) Koh Tao: 5th most beautiful island in the world and 1st ASI...
24 Dec. (1) A diver died struck by a propeller...
26 nov. 1 of the year 2015 to Koh Tao with The Experience Festiva...

The Forum

15 March (6) More Koh tao freedom! The beaches are paid
31 March (1) dirt from water to Tao
26 March (3) Council for diving
03 March (15) Attacked by a Titan Triggerfish fish in Koh Tao
May 20 New software XEvil 4.0 recognize of captchas Google, Facebook, Captcha.Com, SolveMedia, Bing
May 15 There are 266!
08 may EssayErudite.com write my essay .
March 11 vacation to koh tao
08 sept. (29) tourists flee koh tao because of dirt
17 Feb. (2) Noise has Sairee
01 March A nice video all fresh of koh tao
25 April (20) price long tail boat on the day
15 Feb. To know more?
16 Jul. (9) Scam scooter in Koh Tao: minimize risk
09 Feb. not so environmentally friendly...
27 Jan. (24) Book or not?
07 Jan. Manicure Pedicure
04 Jan. Lomprayah travel
03 Jan. Lomprayah travel
26 Dec. France - A Dream Home

"Go to the forum