Headlines Tagged with Asia — 4,113 headlines found
will act to prohibit all smoking rooms in public buildings – except in closed psychiatric wards in general hospitals and psychiatric hospitals...will support legislation to enable lawsuits totaling NIS 40 billion against tobacco companies operating in Isr
Jul 20, 2017 Jerusalem Post
added Dec 10, 2017 17:42
China and Zimbabwe trade mainly in manufactured goods. Zimbabwe's exports to China consist largely of raw materials such as tobacco, nickel, ferro chrome and cotton.
Nov 24, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:24
An international conference entitled "Towards a Tobacco Endgame in Hong Kong" was held here on Friday to mark the 35th year milestone for tobacco control in the region and prepare a blueprint for a smoke-free Hong Kong. The conference, jointly held by t
Dec 1, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:22
It is a tragedy that the wealthy tobacco companies have successfully weakened well-intentioned attempts to call them to account... The behavior of the industry seems to have hardly changed. Here in Hong Kong the government's modest proposal to increase t
Dec 6, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:21
[Asia, India] Maharashtra replaces Goa in lowest tobacco smoking prevalence: Global Adult Tobacco Survey
The latest GATS study found that during the period of 2010 to 2017, tobacco consumption has risen from 2.9 per cent to 5.5 per cent among youngsters aged between 15-17, in Maharashtra.
Dec 8, 2017 Indian Express (in)
added Dec 8, 2017 22:40
raided the wholesale tobacco shops located in the Sherpur area. The raid was conducted under the supervision of Dr Andesh Kang, District Food Officer. Cigarette packets were found from these shops. There were no warning boards displayed outside these shop
Dec 6, 2017 Chandigarh Tribune (in)
added Dec 8, 2017 19:08
Plaudits have come in for the State government’s decision to set up an empowered committee to implement the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) and to deal with any kind of interference from the tobacco industry in the implementation of
Dec 1, 2017 The Hindu Online (in)
added Dec 8, 2017 09:50
The third slab was introduced, on request of the companies, apparently in a bid to control the illicit trade of cigarettes. After the decision, the companies reduced prices of some of their brands, which led to further enhancing consumption , thus earni
Dec 7, 2017 The Nation (pk)
added Dec 7, 2017 22:34
To top it all, fewer youths in the age group of 15-17 years in Jharkhand have been found to have addicted to tobacco in the past seven years.
Dec 7, 2017 India Today Magazine (in)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:36
Key Findings of the Study: • 89% teenagers agreed that if it's ok for their parents to smoke, then it's ok for them too. • 87% teenagers believe that watching actors smoke in movies promotes smoking among the audience.
Dec 5, 2017 ANI (in)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:27