Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Advertising/Promos 13,984 headlines found


[Malawi, South Africa] The price of Africa's puff SPECIAL REPORT

“With nearly 80 percent of the world’s one billion smokers living in low- and middle-income countries, this is a very real public health care problem for us in Africa. Making nicotine addiction prevention and treatment readily accessible to the youth cou
added Jan 6, 2017 01:09

[California] 9th Circ. Stays False Ad Appeal After E-Cig Co.'s Ch. 11 ($$)

again agreed to stay an appeal in deceptive marketing litigation against e-cigarette maker NJOY in light of the company filing for bankruptcy, keeping the appeal challenging the denial of class certification paused after it was initially put on hold pendi
added Jan 5, 2017 21:19

[Asia, Mid-east] Oman health: Ministry bans ads of tobacco from shops

Tobacco products can no longer be “advertised” in supermarkets and shops under new rules, a senior official of the Ministry of Health has said. Speaking to the Times of Oman, Dr Jawad Al Lawati, senior consultant and rapporteur for the National Tobacco C
Times of Oman (om)
added Jan 5, 2017 20:53

Coca-Cola, ABA Accused of Tobacco-Like Deception in Lawsuit

Praxis Project seeks to stop Coke and the Washington-based American Beverage Association from deceptive advertising of sugary drinks, particularly to children, and for the disclosure of documents related to their impact on health. Studies have linked suga
Bloomberg News
added Jan 4, 2017 23:49
1 View

[Minnesota] Kandiyohi County smoke-free ordinance takes effect

Electronic cigarettes will be prohibited in the same public places where conventional smoking is prohibited. Retail tobacco outlets in Kandiyohi County also must end the practice of sampling. The rules went into effect Jan. 1 as part of a new countywid
West Central Tribune (MN)
added Jan 4, 2017 22:20

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Construction Site Fencing Promotes Anti-Smoking Efforts

Hoengseong County, Gangwon Province, has been using hundreds of meters of temporary fencing built around construction sites to promote anti-smoking campaigns. The posters attached to the fencing range from slogans like “quitting smoking, the beginning o
Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Jan 3, 2017 16:41


The Dutch government is working on a legislative proposal to ban the visible display of tobacco products...Van Rijn gave the involved industry associations until December 15th to come up with an alternative, but their plans were inadequate. According to V
NL Times (nl)
added Jan 3, 2017 16:05

Electronic cigarette retailers use Pokémon Go to market products

This approach combines the strengths of recent and traditional strategies thought to be effective in promoting tobacco use to adolescents and young adults: (1) cartoons;1 tobacco product placement in video games2 ,3 and (2) interactive promotional contest
Tobacco Control
added Jan 3, 2017 07:43

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] La Trinidad to penalize smokers

“We have distributed fliers towards the year end and we will really penalize them. No more verbal warnings since we had the information and dissemination campaign in almost all public places especially in stores and bars,” Macli-ing said. Mayor Romeo Sal
Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Jan 1, 2017 23:40
1 View

[Asia, Pakistan] More than 402 awareness sessions conducted to control tobacco use

Tobacco Control Cell (TCC) of the Ministry of National Health Services has conducted more than 402 awareness and capacity building sessions for law enforcement... these included policy and legislation level interventions, ban on import of Sheesha (tobacco
APP (Associated Press of Pakistan) (pk)
added Jan 1, 2017 23:09
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines