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[UK] North Yorkshire fund to help stop smoking in public places relaunched

North Yorkshire's County Council's Smokefree Places Fund was first launched last year. The Council is an active member of Breathe 2025, the organisation which campaigns “to see the next generation of children born and raised in a place free from tobacco,
York Press (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:06
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[Canada] Smokers fight back for right to light up

Fort smokers want the city to butt out the idea of lumping tobacco products into any bylaw that includes cannabis. That was the primary message from residents and business owners who spoke during the public hearing portion of the Sept. 11 city council m
Fort Saskatchewan (Alb) Record (ca)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:05
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[South Africa] Tobacco 'epidemic' in Africa fuelled by fewer filters

Many African countries with poor tobacco controls are an attractive destination for cigarette companies, according to a study on trends in the supply and demand of cigarettes by the University of Cape Town’s Economics of Tobacco Control Project (ETCP).
Daily Mail and Guardian (za)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:03
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[Asia, Pakistan] ‘Two companies pay 98pc tobacco industry tax’

Multinational cigarette companies have claimed that they pay almost all taxes collected from the industry. Philip Morris Pakistan and Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC) pay around 98 per cent of the total amount of taxes that the government collects from th
Pakistan Today (pk)
added Sep 15, 2018 03:33
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[Canada] University of Manitoba considers campus-wide smoking ban w/Photo

is looking at the possibility of banning smoking on campus. The news comes on the heels of a report from the Canadian Cancer Society showing a growing number of Canadian universities and colleges have gone 100 per cent smoke-free. Winnipeg moves a step
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 15, 2018 01:18
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[UK] End of smoking in sight? More than 3 million people in Britain now vape as charities say smokers are 'finally getting the message' that switching to e-cigs can improve health

Action on Smoking and Health found there are now four times more e-cigarette users than there was six years ago. The charity today said smokers are 'finally getting the message' that switching to vaping can improve health. Vaping - the term for using e
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:44
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[Australia] ARCHIVE: UON is now smoke-free, no butts

Last week the designated smoking areas were removed from all campuses and Healthy UON is helping the transition by employing Quit Advocates and offering support through the Callaghan Campus Pharmacy and University Health Service.
University of Newcastle (au)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:11
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[Australia] Smoking on campus

From September 2018, designated smoking areas have been introduced at three locations on our Ourimbah campus and at eight locations across the Callaghan campus, included three in the student residence precinct.
University of Newcastle (au)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:04
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[UK, USA] LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Tobacco Stocks End Up On US E-Cigarette Crackdown

On the London Stock Exchange, tobacco stocks ended as the best blue chip performers after the head of the [FDA] said the agency could ban all flavoured e-cigarettes due to their popularity among teenagers, CNBC reported.
MorningStar UK (uk)
added Sep 14, 2018 17:30
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[UK] Vapers rise 'to more than three million' in Britain

The number of vapers in Great Britain has topped three million for the first time - four times the number in 2012, according to a survey by Action on Smoking and Health. Most use e-cigarettes because they have quit smoking and 40% are smokers who are tr
BBC Online
added Sep 14, 2018 17:20
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