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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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[Africa, China, South Africa] Zimbabwe encourages booming Tobacco trade, but discourages smoking

Mugabe...“We will grow for those who want to smoke it. You should listen to what your doctor says. But if you over smoke, don’t blame us,” he added, drawing raucous laughter from Zimbabwean and South African government ministers and reporters.
VENTURES AFRICA (ng)
added Apr 18, 2015 12:51
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[China, Hong Kong] Customs detects suspected case of large-scale cigarette smuggling via river trade vessel

Hong Kong Customs detained two containers from Lian Hua Shan at Tuen Mun River Trade Terminal Customs Cargo Examination Compound yesterday (April 16). About 1.8 million sticks of suspected illicit cigarettes were seized. The total market value of the ciga
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 18, 2015 12:06
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[Asia] Individual and interpersonal triggers to quit smoking in China: a cross-sectional analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Individual rather than interpersonal triggers appear more important for quitters. Major opportunities to motivate quit attempts are missed in China, particularly with regard to taxation and risk communication. Interventions need to focus on more dependen
Tobacco Control
added Apr 18, 2015 08:00
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[China] Beijing Turns to Social Media Tattletales in Battle Against Smoking

Smokers in Beijing get ready: law enforcement officers won’t be the only ones trying to catch you smoking indoors. Beijing’s government is rallying residents to help enforce the country’s new smoking rules, which will be implemented on June 1. The rules
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Apr 14, 2015 02:23
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[Africa, China, Namibia] Environment clears tobacco project

THE N$14 billion tobacco and maize project mooted for the Zambezi region has received environmental clearance from the Ministry of Environment and Tourism. A Chinese company, Namibia Oriental Tobacco cc has applied for 10 000 hectares in the Zambezi Regi
The Namibian (na)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:35
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[China] Just a Lot of Hot Air: It's Smoking Ban Time (Again)!

this June, the ‘Beijing Smoking Control Regulation’ will be implemented. It’s the strictest regulation on tobacco ever... The smoking ban has a long and sad history in China. On May 1, 2008, Beijing first implemented the ‘Beijing Ban on Smoking in Public
The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:34
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[Asia, China] Beijing launches campaign to promote coming anti-smoking measures

Beijing will roll out strict anti-smoking regulations on June 1, 2015. In a pre-launch campaign for the anti-tabacco measures...The photo shows the 1st gesture: cover your nose with your hand to signal "I am bothered by your smoke."
Ecns.cn (cn)
added Apr 13, 2015 11:29
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[Asia] CHIPATO: Zanu-PF, China And Rhodesian's, Who Really Is Pimping Zimbabwe's Tobacco Industry? Part 1

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...basically who really benefits from Zimbabwean tobacco?
Countercurrents.org (in)
added Apr 10, 2015 19:30
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Cambodia and Nepal limit smoking; China still puffing away

On Wednesday, Cambodia’s National Assembly unanimously passed a draft anti-tobacco law. It is intended to curb the current $100 million tobacco industry in Cambodia...show that culture and tradition are not insurmountable obstacles to curbing tobacco use
Blouin News (blogs)
added Apr 9, 2015 17:47
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