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[Asia, China] A smoke inside the airport? Not any more

SHANGHAI’S two airports will ban smoking inside terminal buildings from this Sunday. Shanghai Airport Authority said yesterday all indoor smoking rooms will be closed. The authority has set up outdoor smoking areas and smokers will be guided to these de
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Oct 26, 2016 13:30
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[Asia, Pakistan] Shops sealed for selling cigarettes to minors

The City District Government Lahore (CDGL) has launched a crackdown on sale of cigarettes to minors across the city. The CDGL officials said the DCO himself headed the campaign and sealed many shops in Gulberg and other localities on Tuesday. They sai
The News (pk)
added Oct 26, 2016 13:29
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[Asia, India] e-drugs give youths a high as cops grope in the dark

After electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), electronic deodorized drugs (e-drugs) have become a new headache for the state police as they are unable to track their inflow into the market. Youngsters are hoodwinking enforcement authorities by vaping cannab
Times of India
added Oct 25, 2016 13:54
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[Asia, Burma/Myanmar] Tobacco Companies Get Extra Time to Put Graphic Health Warnings on Their Products

The deadline for cigarette companies to put gruesome images alongside health warnings on their products has been extended by six months after the tobacco industry complained it would be too difficult to recall packs without the new warnings in time.
Myanmar Business Today (mm)
added Oct 25, 2016 13:04
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[Asia, China] Smoker's beating of woman widely condemned

The video has been viewed more than 4.3 million times... However, some public opinion shifted focus when online celebrity and social critic Wang Xiaoshan criticized the mother for being irresponsible. "She should know better than to confront the smoker
China Internet Information Center (cn)
added Oct 24, 2016 22:15
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[Asia, India] Brosnan knew the product he was promoting: Pan Bahar

The manufacturers of Pan Bahar have reiterated that the product does not contain any nicotine or tobacco, and that there has been no violation of the contract signed by Hollywood star Pierce Brosnan. While the firm is yet to detail its strategy to deal wi
Times of India
added Oct 23, 2016 14:37
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[Asia, India] Advertisment row: Pan Bahar contradicts Brosnan, says 'no breach of contract'

Brosnan has said that Pan Bahar “grossly manipulated” media outlets to falsely present him as a brand ambassador for their entire line of products... manufacturers of Pan Bahar have reiterated that the product does not contain any nicotine or tobacco, and
Business Standard (in)
added Oct 23, 2016 14:36
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[Asia] Shadow report exposes real scenario of tobacco use in Pakistan

In an attempt to show the true picture behind the “all good” veiled arguments of the federal ministry of health, TheNetwork for Consumer Protection Friday launched the first of its kind shadow report, an analysis of official government report on the Fram
The News (pk)
added Oct 23, 2016 14:33
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[Asia, India] 'A good cigar is a smoke' Cigars are back to being a style statement.

Meet the members of the Bangalore Cigar Club, a group of cigar buffs who often come together for a puff and powwow over high-quality tobacco... If your wife doesn't like the aroma of your cigar, change your wife," said the late Swiss-based cigar-industry
Times of India
added Oct 23, 2016 14:32
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[Asia, China] Campaign to clear Chinese city of cigarette butts called off after proving too successful

received more than 4.8 million cigarette butts and gave out nearly 100,000 packets of tissues during the event. He said one resident even took 9,100 butts to the office one day and the participants, most of them elderly people, packed the office...appeare
South China Morning Post
added Oct 23, 2016 14:19
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