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[Asia, Thailand] New 'Tobacco Authority' could ease cigarette restrictions

The bill permits companies or public companies producing tobacco to be registered. The transnational tobacco giants could buy into them or manipulate their policies through proxy shareholders, he said. The companies would also be able to produce a wide r
Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 29, 2017 10:59
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[Asia] VIDEO: Illicit trade of cigarettes in Pakistan

Trade of counterfeit, illegal brands in Pakistan is common besides smuggling of such cigarettes from the borders. According to an estimate it is causing Rs. 40 billion loss to national exchequer annually.
You Tube
added Mar 29, 2017 02:43
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[Asia, India] UP Cops Suspended For Chewing Tobacco On Duty And Not Cleaning The Office

After giving a clear warning to government employees against chewing tobacco in the official premises, it looks, the offenders will be dealt with strongly. To begin with, an UP police inspector was suspended for chewing tobacco and not sweeping the floor
Times of India
added Mar 29, 2017 02:43
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[Asia, India] Yogi Adityanath effect: Police officer suspended for administering vow of cleanliness while chewing tobacco on duty

Financial Express (in)
added Mar 29, 2017 02:43
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[Asia, China] Blue day for smokers as ban is strictly enforced

DOZENS of volunteers in blue vests were on duty at Liucheng Xintiandi, a Jiading-based shopping complex, to monitor the smoking ban. A total citywide ban in Shanghai on smoking in public came into force on March 1. The new rule prohibits smoking at all
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Mar 28, 2017 15:52
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[Asia, Korea - South] Experts say measures to prevent smoking can also boost the economy

An international symposium designed to assess smoking prevention policies and to seek directions for development is scheduled... “Regulation of tobacco does not have a negative effect on the economy, but it in fact has a positive effect by reducing medic
The Hankyoreh (kr)
added Mar 28, 2017 12:31
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[Asia, India] Passive smoking worries ‘smoke free’ Himachal Pradesh

The Himachal Pradesh has not been able to find solution to check passive smoking at home, which troubles the ‘smoke free’ state even more. The northern hill state comes only after Mizoram and Uttarakhand in the country in exposure of adults to second-
The Statesman (in)
added Mar 25, 2017 20:56
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[Asia] E-cig Users Face Jail Time in Thailand

A popular police webpage has confirmed penalties for the possession of e-cigarettes. Users could be jailed for 5 years while manufactures face 10 years inside for ignoring the law. The advice from policewoman Sirirat Piankaew on the “Muat Ka” page comes
Tobacco Asia
added Mar 24, 2017 20:34
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[Asia] Ariel Winter smokes a giant cigar in a bra and sheer top in China: See her sexy travel pics!

"When in Beijing at a cigar bar," the 19-year-old Modern Family star captioned the racy pic of herself. In the pic, Winter is holding a cigar while wearing a sheer top, black lacy bra, silky skirt, and thigh-high boots with fishnet tights.
AOL News
added Mar 24, 2017 20:29
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[Asia] China’s E-Cigarettes: The Way Forward

The electronic cigarettes manufacturing sector of China is set for dynamic business growth through development of both the domestic market and the self-owned competitive brands at a time when leading transnational tobacco giants are rushing to design new
Tobacco Asia
added Mar 24, 2017 19:08
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