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[Asia, China] Shanghai customs bust cigarette smuggling ring

busted a cigarette smuggling operation with the arrest of 20 suspects, six of whom were airport ground staff that helped the gang bypass customs checks. About 4,000 boxes of foreign brand cigarettes were confiscated in the operation.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added May 22, 2016 19:44

[China] 'Get the f*** out of here!' Shocking moment restaurant boss swears at a pregnant customer after 'she asked his staff to stop smoking inside'

Smoking inside public areas of the Global Harbor Mall in Shanghai is banned however the shopping centre does have designated areas for people to light up. According to reports, the pregnant woman was frustrated that staff were smoking around her as she
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 20, 2016 23:49

[Tanzania] China, Vietnam may invest in tobacco industry

The government is in talks with investors from China and Vietnam to develop the local tobacco industry by constructing facilities for leaf processing and cigarette production
Tobacco Journal International
added May 18, 2016 17:09

[Africa, Zimbabwe] Zim exports $164m tobacco to China

Zimbabwe has so far exported flue-cured tobacco worth $164 million to China, a development that is expected to ease liquidity challenges in the country, figures from the Tobacco Industry Marketing Board (TIMB) indicate
The Daily News (zw)
added May 17, 2016 20:40

[Asia, China] Experts call for graphic warnings on cigarette packs

Beijing's Chaoyang District Center for Disease Control Prevention released a report on public awareness of graphic warnings on Thursday. The investigation showed low awareness. Sixty-eight percent of the respondents have not seen cigarette packs with gr
China Internet Information Center (cn)
added May 13, 2016 18:17
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[China, Georgia] Fulton man seriously burned after e-cigarette battery explodes

“He was not even smoking it,” Petty said. “There was no warning. There was nothing getting hot in his pocket.”... Channel 2 reached out to the Efest battery manufacturer, located in China, but has not received any comment from them about the complaint.
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added May 11, 2016 20:30

[Asia, China] Horrific footage shows man violently beating a female driver after being asked to stop smoking on her bus

The assault took place on a 522 bus in Suzhou, south east China's Jiangsu province and the driver, named as 'Sun', was hospitalised with minor injuries.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 10, 2016 14:12

[Africa, China, Zimbabwe] Tobacco exports rake in $244m

SEASONAL tobacco exports have raked in $244 million as at May 4 2016 with the bulk going to China according to latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).
Newsday (zw)
added May 10, 2016 12:59

China's cigarette sales fall slightly after tobacco tax - WHO

The world's largest producer and consumer of cigarettes has stepped up its battle on smoking, despite persistent opposition from the tobacco industry. China has 300 million smokers and 740 million more who are exposed to secondhand smoke, state media hav
added May 10, 2016 12:33

[China, Guyana, South America/Caribbean] Chinese company breaches Bajan agreement on cigarette advertising

Stamping out smoking will take more than a legal ban on cigarette advertisements. That was the view expressed by several shopkeepers regarding the pending legislation to ban advertising for cigarettes.
Stabroek News (gy)
added May 5, 2016 10:22
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