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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Govt must stop putting tobacco revenue over public health

Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control (MCTC). In an interview with FMT, MCTC president, Dr Molly Cheah said Malaysia had signed the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, which was an evidence-based framework formulated through solid research. “Mala (my)
added Aug 7, 2016 23:01

[Asia, India] Dishoom poster showing John smoking kicks up a rumpus

The latest Bollywood potboiler Dishoom has violated the anti-tobacco law as it prominently shows the lead actor John Abraham smoking in the poster. This is in contravention of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and R
Deccan Herald (in)
added Aug 7, 2016 04:58

CICELSKI: FDA Claims Jurisdiction Over All Tobacco Products ($$)

The parties subject to these new regulations should be sure to familiarize themselves with the rule’s requirements... broadcast stations and other media outlets should now become even more vigilant in vetting such advertisements prior to their release.
added Aug 5, 2016 20:23

[Asia, India] NGO demands removal of Dishoom poster over John's cigarette

“We will be writing a letter to John Abraham along with the producer and the director of the movie asking them to withdraw the poster which violated the anti-tobacco law,” National Organisation for Tobacco Eradication (NOTE) general secretary Shekhar Sal
added Aug 5, 2016 18:01

[California] DIRKX: Raise the cigarette tax to save lives; vote ‘yes’ on Proposition 56

Big tobacco companies will now spend millions of dollars on advertisements trying to convince us to vote “No” on Prop 56. But we must constantly remind ourselves to never believe anything said by people who make big profits selling products that can mak
San Luis Obispo (CA) Tribune
added Aug 5, 2016 13:31

[UK] Global Business / Local Focus (PDF)

This document sets out the tobacco industry’s contribution to the UK, its economy and its communities...we believe that a new model for regulating the tobacco sector is required that emphasises partnership working to address a number of the shared challe
Tobacco Manufacturers Association (TMA) (uk)
added Aug 3, 2016 18:51

Can E-cigarette Ads Undermine Former Smokers? An Experimental Study

Conclusions: Exposure to e-cigarette ads can increase former smokers' desire to smoke and weaken their confidence to abstain. Regulators may need to consider the potential population impact of allowing former smokers to be exposed repeatedly to e-cigaret
Tobacco Regulatory Science
added Aug 3, 2016 18:09

California initiative draws fire for opening the door to TV ads that promote pot smoking

We don’t want to see smoking re-normalized, and exposure to marketing and advertising does that. — Ravi Dave, UCLA Health cardiologist “We view marijuana advertising in the same light as cigarette and e-cigarette advertising — we don’t want to see smoki
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 2, 2016 14:54

[Asia-pacific] Matthew Myers: Indonesia Not Protected from the Dangers of Smoking

There are actually various key points mandated by the FCTC that have not been implemented by the Indonesian government. Firstly, there are no national laws in Indonesia that ban the act of consuming cigarettes/tobacco in indoor spaces. This implies that m
Indonesia Investments (nl)
added Aug 2, 2016 14:51

[New Zealand] Tobacco industry using 'scare tactics' says GP

"When the tobacco industry makes exaggerated claims about illicit tobacco trade they are attempting to scare decision-makers and communities," Dr O'Sullivan said. "But we need to ask ourselves why the industry is so concerned about this particular issu
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 1, 2016 15:46
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