Headlines Tagged with Asia-pacific — 2,453 headlines found
The government has designated all national and state parks, playgrounds, camp sites and public parks in Peninsular Malaysia as no smoking zones effective Feb 1 this year, The Star reported. The amendment to the law which regulates no smoking zones was ann
Jan 31, 2017 FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:53
I see neighbours smoking along corridors and at void decks, while some smoke next to the main door.... The short answer: Yes, smoking inside one's HDB apartment is allowed. But step outside the home with a lit cigarette and one may run afoul of the la
Feb 3, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:30
Imperial Tobacco received the fine in 2015 for violating the Tobacco Hazards Prevention Act, after the company was found to have invited consumers to try out one of its cigarette products, as part of a marketing survey.
Feb 3, 2017 Focus Taiwan
added Feb 3, 2017 13:27
With the unnecessary economic loss and untold human suffering brought about by smoking, it is time for Singapore to have a firm plan on how smoking can be eliminated ("Smoking cost the world $2 trillion in 2012: Study"; Feb 1).
Feb 3, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 3, 2017 03:36
A local court on Thursday acquitted the head of the country's leading tobacco maker of receiving some tens of millions of won in bribes from a lobbyist for striking a deal with an advertising agency, citing a lack of evidence.
Feb 2, 2017 Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 2, 2017 19:53
Mighty Corp., the oldest and Filipino-owned cigarette manufacturer, described as fair and laudable the new Bureau of Internal Revenue order to include market leader Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp. and other players in its fake stamps investigation.
Feb 1, 2017 Manila Standard (ph)
added Feb 1, 2017 14:41
Japan must make public places in Tokyo smoke-free by the time it hosts the 2020 Summer Olympics or risk falling afoul of International Olympic Committee (IOC) rules that call for a healthy games, activists said on Tuesday. Japan's health minister has sa
Jan 31, 2017 Reuters
added Jan 31, 2017 14:25
As a former police officer with more than a decade of service as both a regular and a reservist, I have had to respond to many fights and altercations caused by alcohol....one has to ask which is a bigger social evil, and if public health should outweigh
Jan 31, 2017 The New Paper Online (sg)
added Jan 31, 2017 01:14
[Asia-pacific] “APAC E-Liquid Market: Focus on the type, Origin, Geography and Distribution Channel: Analysis & Forecast, 2016-2025”
The APAC e-liquid market currently makes up only a meager share of the global market and is valued at $291.83 million. As the proliferation of e-cigarettes in the region increases and Asia Pacific (APAC) market gains momentum the market is expected to be
Jan 30, 2017 Business Wire
added Jan 30, 2017 22:37
Tokyo’s Shibuya Ward is considering imposing harsher penalties to prevent ill-mannered smokers from polluting the popular Hachiko meeting place with secondhand smoke and discarded cigarette butts.
Jan 30, 2017 Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jan 30, 2017 00:21