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Relationship between knowledge about the harms of smoking and smoking status in the 2010 Global Adult Tobacco China Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Compared with those who have never smoked and those who have ceased smoking, current smokers in China are more likely to believe that low-tar cigarettes are less harmful than regular cigarettes.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2014 03:02

China National Tobacco sells the most in the world

To put the massive size of China National Tobacco in even more perspective, this company makes more smokes than the next five largest tobacco companies in the world combined. Although Marlboro is the most popular cigarette in the world, due to China Natio
islamabad Globe
added Dec 15, 2014 01:16

VIDEO: China’s E-Cigarette Boom

Ninety percent of the world’s e-cigarettes are made in China. Experts warn, however, that poorly manufactured devices can vaporize heavy metals and carcinogens alongside the nicotine. Video by Jonah M. Kessel on Publish Date December 13, 2014.
New York Times
added Dec 13, 2014 21:02

China’s E-Cigarette Boom Lacks Oversight for Safety

Not long ago, Skorite Electronics was a tiny firm struggling to produce pen parts. Today, it is part of an enormous — and virtually unregulated — supply chain centered here that produces about 90 percent of the world’s e-cigarettes.
New York Times
added Dec 13, 2014 21:01

China plans hike in cigarette taxes, prices to deter smokers

China is considering raising cigarette prices and taxes, a health official said on Wednesday, as the world's largest tobacco consumer fights to stub out a pervasive habit.
added Dec 10, 2014 12:02

[Asia] TSANG: Smoking ban first step to smoke-free China

As a volunteer expert in the field of tobacco control in China for more than two decades, I'm more than happy to see that measures are finally being taken to tackle a prevailing tobacco epidemic that hurts severely the Chinese people and the nation as a
Global Times (cn)
added Dec 7, 2014 17:41

[Asia, Asia-pacific, China, Korea - North, Korea - South] Smoking in South Korea is About to Get a Lot Pricier

China isn’t the only government in Asia trying to cut down on smoking. There’s also a big new cigarette tax in South Korea, where this week the legislature took action on an antismoking proposal President Park Geun Hye’s administration unveiled in Septem
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Dec 5, 2014 16:50

[China] Smoking bans should include e-cigarettes

anti-smoking campaigners said. The call came after the State Council's legislative affairs office publicized a draft law on smoking control last week, seeking public comment. The law would ban the smoking of tobacco products at all indoor public areas a
China Internet Information Center (cn)
added Dec 4, 2014 20:22

[Asia] In China, Tobacco Brands Sponsor Schools

Tobacco ads are banned on TV and in magazines, but cigarette ads show up anyway. And China's tobacco industry has found ways around restrictions. On its website, China's national tobacco corporation showcases its volunteer outreach to disadvantaged childr
Advertising Age
added Dec 4, 2014 14:00

[Asia] China Has Pledged to Curb Its Smoking Habit, but Results Are Meager

The country signed a WHO convention on tobacco control in 2003, but measures such as raising taxes on cigarettes have mostly gone up in smoke
Caixin Online (cn)
added Dec 3, 2014 21:17
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