Headlines Tagged with Asia — 1,531 headlines found
MUMBAI: Nicotine chewing gums, meant to wean smokers from tobacco, could increase the risk of cancer, too, said a new research paper published by Tata Memorial Hospital doctors.
Feb 24, 2015 Times of India
added Feb 25, 2015 19:37
[Asia, Pakistan] Increase in size of GHW: leading cigarette firm warns of shortfall in revenue collection
Managing Director for Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited, said that such ad hoc initiatives will negatively impact the projected future government revenue growth and contribution.
Feb 25, 2015 (Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 25, 2015 10:09
Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC) has announced a net profit of Rs4.8 billion for 2014, which is 55.2% higher than the company’s earnings recorded in the preceding 12 months. According to a stock exchange filing on Monday, the company also declared a final d
Feb 24, 2015 Express Tribune (pk)
added Feb 23, 2015 21:48
the School Bus Owners Association (SBOA) has announced that those drivers who are unable to kick the habit of consuming tobacco despite a three month counseling camp would be relieved of their duties.
Feb 21, 2015 Asian Age (in)
added Feb 22, 2015 15:08
[Asia, Israel, UK] Tel Aviv court upholds fine against trendy café that failed to prevent outdoor smoking
In a precedent-setting ruling, the Tel Aviv District Court last week rejected an appeal by a trendy Tel Aviv cafe regularly frequented by celebrities of a lower court ruling in which the establishment was fined for failing to prevent smoking by customers
Feb 22, 2015 Jerusalem Post
added Feb 22, 2015 14:42
The Saenuri Party faces public criticism for its reported move to introduce cheap, low-quality tobacco products to soothe low earners’ discontent over January’s 80 percent hike in cigarrette prices.
Feb 22, 2015 Korea Herald (kr)
added Feb 22, 2015 10:29
research conducted by University Malaya (UM) has found that the tar and nicotine levels in illegal (smuggled) cigarettes exceed the legal limit imposed on legal cigarettes. Besides higher levels of tar and nicotine, contraband kretek may also be contamin
Feb 22, 2015 The Star (my)
added Feb 22, 2015 10:28
The unnamed official told Khaleej Times that this is not the first time that a cigarette butt was the cause of a fire, citing the blaze that burned the Tamweel Tower in JLT in 2012. He insisted that the building is not negligent on safety regulations, c
Feb 22, 2015 China Topix
added Feb 22, 2015 06:25
India, the third-largest global producer and second-largest exporter of tobacco, has suffered a setback in the domestic market, thanks to taxation and regulatory head winds but it saw an unprecedented growth in export of tobacco-finished products this fis
Feb 20, 2015 The Economic Times (India)
added Feb 21, 2015 21:25
About 28.3 per cent of children in the age group of 5-13 years are smokeless tobacco users while 14.8 per cent of them are into smoking in Nagaland, the second highest consumer of tobacco products in the country. The figures were provided by Joint Dire
Feb 19, 2015 Business Standard (in)
added Feb 20, 2015 04:05