Asia considers the future of tobacco

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A smoker's paradise; that's how many people and companies saw Asia. Laws were lighter and demand for cigarettes was growing.

But after Australia's High Court backed plans to make plain packaging mandatory, questions are being asked about the future of the industry.

So what exactly is happening in Asia, and how are countries dealing with tobacco issues?

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