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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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[Asia, China] Xiamen sets up Association on Tobacco Control to promote smoking ban

On 29th May this year, Zhongshan Road officially became the first smoke-free commercial street in Xiamen. And the Xiamen Association on Tobacco Control was set up recently to help achieve the smoke-free goal in all government departments and institut
Whats On Xiamen (cn)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:25
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[Asia, China] Xiamen sets up Association on Tobacco Control to promote smoking ban

Zhongshan Road officially became the first smoke-free commercial street in Xiamen. And the Xiamen Association on Tobacco Control was set up recently to help achieve the smoke-free goal in all government departments and institutions within the next five ye
Whats On Xiamen (cn)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:42
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[Asia, China] JUAN: Promotion of e-cigarettes should stop

e-cigarette conference in Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong province, from Tuesday to Thursday. But instead of recommending greater control over the tobacco market in response to WHO's concerns, the conference will focus on how to help the industry cash i
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 3, 2014 12:29
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[Asia, China] Chinese airline failed to stop smoking on flight, passengers complain

A Chinese budget airline endangered lives when it failed to stop passengers from smoking on a flight, according to a group of disgruntled travellers who are now threatening to sue the carrier.
South China Morning Post
added Sep 2, 2014 13:42
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