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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Cigarette sales down 1.6% in H1 on campaign, higher prices

Sales of cigarettes in Korea declined 1.6 percent in the first six months of the year compared to a year earlier, due to a government-led anti-smoking campaign and higher prices, data showed. Korean smokers purchased 1.68 billion 20-cigarette packs in
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 19, 2018 22:04
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Alaska Gov. Bill Walker signs bill banning indoor smoking

Starting Oct. 1, smokers must take it outside. In a Tuesday ceremony at Anchorage’s Lucky Wishbone restaurant, Gov. Bill Walker signed Senate Bill 63, a statewide ban on indoor public smoking that mirrors local laws in Bethel, Juneau, Anchorage and o
Juneau (AK) Empire
added Jul 19, 2018 22:02
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Which Oregon counties have the most smokers?

Below is the percentage of adults in each Oregon county who said that they currently smoke cigarettes. The 36 counties are listed in order, from a high of more than 31 percent to a low of less than 9 percent. The data we used cover 2012 through 2015, so
The Oregonian
added Jul 19, 2018 21:54
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[Wisconsin] Tenant: neighbors tossed cigarettes off balcony of building where fire started w/Photo

Fire victims who just found out they lost their belongings because of someone's careless use of a cigarette were allowed back inside their apartments Wednesday, nearly a week after fire engulfed the building.
WBAY-TV Ch. 2 (Green Bay, WI)
added Jul 19, 2018 21:53
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[Greece] Outdoor smokers

An outdoor smoking area in a Thessaloniki restaurant featuring some colourful Cuban cigar smokers painted on roller security doors.
TrekEarth
added Jul 19, 2018 21:48
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[Greece] Outdoor smokers

An outdoor smoking area in a Thessaloniki restaurant featuring some colourful Cuban cigar smokers painted on roller security doors.
TrekEarth
added Jul 19, 2018 21:43
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[New Zealand] Ministry of Health admits failure of tobacco tax hikes

The Ministry of Health's annual Health and Independence Report confirms the scandalous failure of regressive tobacco taxes, says the New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union. Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director Jordan Williams says, “This report demonstrates that t
Scoop (nz)
added Jul 19, 2018 21:38
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[Georgia] 'Newport Nancy' calls police on black woman smoking in a parking garage, sparking 'Smoking While Black'

“Caucasian woman tells my daughter to put her cigarette out and decides to call the police on my daughter for smoking outside in a parking deck,” wrote Etheridge. “Police showed up and said it was no harm to others….this calling the cops on Blacks is gett
Yahoo!
added Jul 19, 2018 21:28
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] ‘Life or death’: Tokyo pub owners fear impact of tougher smoking laws

Under an anti-smoking ordinance adopted by the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly last month, the 73-year-old owner of a small udon (wheat noodles) restaurant in the Takadanobaba district will soon have to make a choice: declare the entire interior nonsmoking o
Japan Times (jp)
added Jul 19, 2018 21:17
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VIDEO: STAFFORD: Flavor Spam | Fake Anti-Vaping Comments Flood FDA

FDA sources tell RegWatch; the spammed entry of over a quarter-million fake comments is “extraordinary” and “unprecedented”...Was it Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids? Find out – Only on RegWatch by RegulatorWatch.com
RegulatorWatch.com (ca)
added Jul 19, 2018 18:44
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