Headlines Tagged with Chile — 105 headlines found
Jan 23, 2014 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jan 28, 2014 11:29
[UK] Something in the hair: DNA testing on the locks of Chilean mummies reveal nicotine not hallucinogens was drug of choice
new DNA testing on the hair of mummies has revealed people living in the San Pedro de Atacama region from 100 B.C. to A.D. 1450 had a nicotine habit, regardless of their social status or wealth. University of Chile organic chemist Hermann Niemeyer, who l
Jun 30, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 1, 2013 11:08
[Africa, Russia, South America/Caribbean] Malawi farmers’ livelihood to go up in smoke as Chile bans public puffing
"We're very concerned with the smoking ban in Chile, in Russia and other countries have also proposed similar bans,” Malawi’s Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) chief executive officer Bruce Munthali told The Nation newspaper. “Tobacco farmers as any othe
Apr 6, 2013 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Apr 6, 2013 05:11
This month Chile became the 14th Latin American country to ban smoking in enclosed public spaces. Chile’s conversion is significant, since it is something of a smokers’ corner. The World Health Organisation says over 40% of Chileans smoke, compared with 2
Mar 28, 2013 The Economist
added Mar 28, 2013 10:02
Restaurant and bar owners across Chile are advising smoking customers to savor their last cigarettes Thursday evening ahead of a ban on smoking in enclosed public places that will come into effect at midnight.
Mar 1, 2013 Santiago Times (cl)
added Mar 1, 2013 11:41
Chile’s anti-tobacco lobby is cheering a new law that takes effect March 1 prohibiting smoking in enclosed areas such as pubs, discos and restaurants. Coordinator Lezak Shallat of Chile’s Free Tobacco organization, said smoking costs the country $2.5 b
Feb 20, 2013 UPI
added Feb 20, 2013 23:32
Business unions predict sales drop of more than US$480,000 per day for restaurants and bars, while many restaurant owners feel indifferent.
Feb 20, 2013 Santiago Times (cl)
added Feb 20, 2013 16:40
Chilean President Sebastián Piñera has signed a new law that requires all enclosed public places to be smoke-free and includes marketing restrictions and other measures to reduce tobacco use. The new law continues Latin America’s rapid progress in fighti
Feb 14, 2013 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 14, 2013 19:57
The Tobacco Law wins majority in Chamber of Deputies to ban smoking in public places.
Jan 3, 2013 Santiago Times (cl)
added Jan 3, 2013 21:20
After a heated debate, the Chilean Chamber of Deputies approved an impressive law that bans smoking in enclosed public spaces, including bars, restaurants, clubs, casinos and stadiums. The law clearly lays out where smoking will and will not be allowed.
Jan 3, 2013 I Love Chile (cl)
added Jan 3, 2013 19:55