Mom Kong, executive director of Movement for Health of Cambodia, claims that about 15,000 Cambodians die from tobacco products every year, and cost the nation more than $ 600 million.

In a press conference on tobacco control on February 3, 2020, Mr. Mom Kong said, “In 2019 Cambodians die from 15,000 tobacco products every year and economic losses of over $ 600 million. "

To reduce the use of tobacco products and to enforce the tobacco control law that Cambodia has been implementing since 2015, the Executive Director of the Cambodian Movement for Health has recommended: Brush, 2nd – raise the level of tobacco products to a minimum Benefit the economy and reduce the dangers of tobacco use; 3) educate people about the effects of tobacco use; and 4) ban smoking in public places and restaurants. Bucharest