Headlines Tagged with Asia — 4,151 headlines found
According to the National Health Survey 2010, 7.8 per cent of young adults aged 18-29 years smoke shisha at least occasionally, compared to 1 per cent among older adults. The Student Health Survey found that the proportion of students who used alternativ
Nov 4, 2014 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Nov 4, 2014 07:50
Research findings by experts have held that they are no less unsafe than the "real thing"
Oct 30, 2014 Business Standard (in)
added Oct 30, 2014 14:38
Will India also say yes to not only tax, but to tax sufficiently high, and include all tobacco products including those that are specifically the leading causes of illness and death in this part of the world – beedi, pan masala and raw tobacco? Here is
Oct 17, 2014 Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Oct 17, 2014 14:35
Indonesia joined four other tobacco-producing nations in challenging Australian health laws requiring tobacco products to be plainly packaged to make them less appealing, in the latest dispute between the two neighbors.
Oct 15, 2014 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 15, 2014 16:03
With the Prisons Department implementing smoking ban in the jails, the issue has taken a curious turn with some human rights groups strongly opposing the ban, while the anti-tobacco campaigners want the government not to revoke the decision.
Oct 13, 2014 Times of India
added Oct 13, 2014 20:37
Bangkok Metropolitan Administration has warned smokers not to smoke in markets or to face a fine of not more than Bt2,000, said Bangkok's deputy governor Pussadee Tamtai on Wednesday.
Oct 8, 2014 The Nation (th)
added Oct 8, 2014 14:45
men who smoke in cities of the state has climbed to 14.2% while the figure is 10.5% for rural areas. Besides, 10.2% men use other forms of tobacco to get the kick.
Sep 17, 2014 Times of India
added Sep 17, 2014 14:28
A Chinese budget airline endangered lives when it failed to stop passengers from smoking on a flight, according to a group of disgruntled travellers who are now threatening to sue the carrier.
Sep 2, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Sep 2, 2014 13:42
The diversified ITC group has forayed into electronic cigarettes to offset shrinking sales of its conventional tobacco cigarettes due to recurrent price increases. The Kolkata-headquartered cigarettesto-hotels group has launched two electronic-vaping devi
Aug 15, 2014 The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 21, 2014 05:50
[Asia, Asia-pacific] Healthy Reason Behind Malaysia's Stand To Exclude Tobacco From TPPA - Dr Subramaniam
would maintain its stand to exclude tobacco industry and its related products from the on-going Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiations due to the product's impact on public health, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam here, Mo
Aug 11, 2014 BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Aug 11, 2014 11:32