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[Asia, China] Cyber Cafes Ignore City Smoking Ban

Shanghai authorities say cyber cafes were found to be the worst offenders of anti-smoking law, while for the first time government officials were fined for lighting up a cigarette in a government building. Ferries and taxis were also among those failing
China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Sep 18, 2014 17:37
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Thailand] TTM pinning hopes on Asean and China

Thailand Tobacco Monopoly (TTM) expects higher revenue next year from its aggressive expansion into the Asean and Chinese markets. Acting managing director Daonoi Suthinipapant said TTM was revising up its sales target for next year from the earlier pro
Bangkok Post (th)
added Sep 18, 2014 15:56
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[China] Beijing anti-smoking bill doesn't go far enough, says professor

Wang Qingbin, an associate law professor at the China University of Political Science and Law, said the draft amendment for Beijing's anti-smoking regulations is quite disappointing. The revision only bans smoking in "shared indoor public places," compa
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 18, 2014 07:07
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[Asia, China] Activists: Revision of anti-smoking law a 'setback'

Anti-smoking activists are denouncing Beijing's latest draft of its long-awaited smoking control regulation because of loopholes they say allow smoking indoors in public places.
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 17, 2014 06:07
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[China] AUDIO: Beijing strengthens indoor smoking ban

The city will serve as a model for the rest of the country if successful. However, the efforts of anti-tobacco advocates are being undermined by a conflict of interest in the tobacco industry.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Sep 16, 2014 02:48
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[Australia, China] Beijing considers strengthening indoor smoking bans

The government of China's capital, Beijing, is considering strengthening its ban on indoor smoking as the rest of the country lags behind under the influence of conflicting interests.... A bar owner, who wanted to remain anonymous, said he tried enforcin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Sep 16, 2014 02:45
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Smoking, smoking cessation and tobacco control in rural China: a qualitative study in Shandong Province

Smoking cessation measures are not likely to achieve large scale effect unless the prevailing cigarette sharing and gifting custom is drastically changed. More educations of the hazards of smoking and second-hand smoking to village residents and educatio
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Sep 15, 2014 14:49
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[Asia] China tobacco monopoly blocks full ban on tobacco ads: sources

Intense lobbying by China's powerful state tobacco monopoly resulted in the weakening of controversial legislation that had been meant to introduce a complete advertising ban in the world's largest consumer and producer of tobacco, sources said.
Reuters
added Sep 8, 2014 16:59
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[Asia] China's war on smoking is being foiled by the state-owned tobacco industry

the deputy director of the tobacco lobby is Li Keming, the younger brother of premier Li Keqiang. The younger Li has worked in the tobacco industry for 30 years. It's a relationship that analysts said years ago could undermine China's efforts to curb smo
Quartz
added Sep 5, 2014 13:14
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[Asia] China tobacco monopoly blocks full ban on tobacco ads - sources

Intense lobbying by China's powerful state tobacco monopoly resulted in the weakening of controversial legislation that had been meant to introduce a complete advertising ban in the world's largest consumer and producer of tobacco, sources said.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 5, 2014 10:39
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