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[Asia, China] WHO Announces ‘Smoke Free’ #RUFREE# Campaign Ahead of June 1 Smoking Ban

#RUFREE# campaign ('Are you free’), or 你有控吗 in Chinese. The main aim of the campaign is to question your own role in creating smoke-free environments and to create a community-wide desire for reduced smoking in public, and private, places.
The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 27, 2015 11:22
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[Asia, China] SCHREURS: How Much Worse is a Roomful of Smokers Than Beijing's Bad Air? Check this WHO Graphic to See

Well the World Health Organization's got news for you: as few as three people smoking inside a restaurant is a lot worse. Using data culled from the Beijing Environmental Protection Bureau and a study of second-hand smoke, the WHO have put together an a
The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 27, 2015 10:43
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[China, UK] Correspondence: Cigarette smoking among Chinese medical staff

The Chinese Ministry of Health issued a report in 2012 about the dangers that smoking can have on health.4 However, some doctors and medical students are still smoking despite these risks. Therefore, specific health education and training, targeting doct
The Lancet (uk)
added Apr 26, 2015 12:46
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[China] Nurture or Neuter: The e-cigarette industry in Hong Kong

Harbour Times looks into how the Hong Kong Government’s efforts have empowered — or stifled — innovation and growth in certain industries. In the first of the series, we look at the e-cigarette business.
Harbour Times (hk)
added Apr 25, 2015 13:54
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[Asia] Xinhua Insight: China stubs out tobacco ads

China's top legislature on Friday adopted an amendment to the Advertisement Law that restricts tobacco advertising to minors. The amendment to the 1994 Advertisement Law was approved by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress and will ta
Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 25, 2015 12:12
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Amended China law curbs tobacco ads in land of smokers

A revised Advertisement Law approved on Friday by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, China's top legislative body, bans tobacco ads in the mass media, in public places, on public vehicles and outdoors, the official Xinhua news agen
Reuters
added Apr 25, 2015 12:11
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[China] Keller and Heckman Establishes Chinese Regulatory Working Group on Electronic Cigarettes

is forming a new coalition of stakeholders dedicated to the development of appropriate regulations and standards for electronic cigarettes (“e-cigs”) and e-liquids in China: the Chinese Regulatory Working Group on Electronic Cigarettes (the “Working Group
Keller and Heckman LLP
added Apr 24, 2015 13:13
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[Asia, China] Ad ban urged to help stub out smoking

Health officials have called for a complete ban on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship as a draft amendment to the Advertisement Law is under review by China's top legislature and expected to be put to a vote before the end of this month. "A p
China Daily (cn)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:54
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[Asia] Zanu PF, China and Rhodesians: Who really is pimping Zimbabwe’s tobacco industry?

As different media publications try to figure out who to blame for this years poor tobacco season in Zimbabwe, the usual suspects have already been lined up...understanding how the tobacco industry actually operates; has still remained a mystery to the av
Nehanda Radio (zw)
added Apr 19, 2015 17:20
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[Asia] China Rolls Out New Blueprints for Anti-Smoking

China continues to show its determination to eradicate smoking among its citizens as April 2015 sees Beijing open a public vote to select one of the three "no smoking" hand signals and Shanghai has its sights set on passing a law against smoking indoors.
All-China Women's Federation (cn)
added Apr 18, 2015 13:02
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