Headlines Tagged with Asia — 866 headlines found
Referring to a 'Asia-11 Illicit Tobacco Indicator 2012' study by Oxford Economics, experts said on Monday that the figures and data has been mentioned in the said study.
Dec 10, 2013 (Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Dec 10, 2013 17:12
IV. Why should tobacco be treated differently from other products? Tobacco is inherently unique. It is the only consumer product that kills half of its consumers when used according to manufacturers’ instructions. Tobacco is the #1 cause of preventable
Dec 10, 2013 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added Dec 10, 2013 13:41
A woman whose husband died of lung cancer is appealing to the Supreme Court after she was ordered to pay hundreds of thousands of shekels in court costs imposed to the Dubek tobacco company. Tel Aviv District Court rejected her lawsuit against Dubek, w
Dec 8, 2013 Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Dec 9, 2013 20:07
Global tobacco giant faces uphill struggle against black market as well as tougher health regulations in Myanmar.
Dec 9, 2013 Bangkok Post (th)
added Dec 9, 2013 16:21
If there is any tobacco firm that is having a ball, it is Pakistan Tobacco, which has the biggest share of more than 60 percent in legal cigarette making. In 2012, it sold 40.6 billion sticks, just shy of the 41 billion mark it had achieved in 2009. Its
Dec 9, 2013 (Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Dec 9, 2013 16:15
Starting January 1, the sale of cigarettes from indoor and outdoor vending machines will be outlawed throughout the country. The Health Ministry is working towards enforcing the law, which was originally passed in August 2011 but whose implementation was
Dec 9, 2013 Jerusalem Post
added Dec 9, 2013 15:31
Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein has expressed his regret, vowing to adopt a healthier lifestyle and quit smoking. "I followed the developments of the assembly through the social media and friends who came to visit who shared the antics of the debate
Dec 8, 2013 The Star (my)
added Dec 8, 2013 13:36
Chennai: Members of the Tamil Nadu People’s Forum for Tobacco Control (TNPFTC) staged a demonstration on Saturday near the Chepauk guesthouse to stop tobacco industries from participating in corporate social responsibility activities.
Dec 8, 2013 Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Dec 8, 2013 13:28
A new report shows China's anti-smoking effort in the past decade has failed to bring down the growth of cigarette producers. CRI's Alexander Auccot has more.
Dec 6, 2013 China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:36
Cigarette production in China has almost doubled since the nation signed a landmark international agreement to curb tobacco, meaning that the nation is only paying lip service to tobacco control legislation, according to a new report. The report, Tobacc
Dec 5, 2013 Global Times (cn)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:29