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[Asia-pacific, China, Singapore, Taiwan] Colour Run to continue in S'pore

Also, there would be a prescribed gap between the stage and the public, and smoking would be prohibited in the festival area, said the US-based global sports, entertainment and media firm.
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 1, 2015 21:53

[Asia] Cigarette posters still prevalent as ad ban looms|Society|

Tobacco advertising is still visible in nearly half of all tobacco stores just two months before a new law takes effect that bans such advertising in public places. The situation points to the challenge that could await enforcement of a comprehensive tob
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 30, 2015 08:32

[China] Chinese children learning to smoke with candy-flavored e-cigarettes

The sale of e-cigarettes is unregulated in China, Forbes reported, where candy-flavored versions are being sold to children for as little as $3. “Some campaigners worry that e-cigarettes are gaining popularity in China before awareness of tobacco’s dang
Fox News
added Jun 22, 2015 17:18
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[China] Candy-flavoured smokes for kids

In China, electronic ones are marketed as trendy. Adverts depict suave, macho (usually foreign) men in sharp suits in modern, high-tech settings, with slogans such as “I am legend” and brand names like North Wolf. Candy-flavoured versions are sold to chi
The Economist
added Jun 22, 2015 17:13

[China] Chinese Children Learning To Smoke With Candy Flavored E-Cigarettes

youngsters are being targeted by electronic cigarettes, too. At present the sale and use of e-cigarettes is unregulated in China, the Economist said in a report about the increased interest in e-cigs. E-cigarettes are being branded as trendy in China, a
added Jun 22, 2015 07:44

VIDEO: Puffing dragon: China's new smoking ban faces economic blowback (+video)

the government agency charged with dissuading people from smoking cigarettes also runs the company that has a monopoly on making and selling cigarettes. “This is a conflict of interest… that it is impossible to reconcile,” says Jin Jiyong, who teaches he
Christian Science Monitor
added Jun 20, 2015 22:30
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[China] ROULAND: Beware that fake smartwatch. It's a malware magnet (+video)

Guardian reported on an electronic cigarette charger being preloaded with malware – infecting users' computers once plugged into the USB port...What is confirmed is that the e-cigarette in question was a knockoff manufactured in China.
Christian Science Monitor
added Jun 20, 2015 22:27

[China] How Beijing residents are outing smokers

Smoking has been banned in Beijing from the start of June - since then, pictures of people flouting the ban have been posted online Beijing residents miffed with smokers defying a ban on lighting up in the city's public spaces are outing them online.
BBC Online
added Jun 20, 2015 20:11

[Asia, China] WeChat users can now rat out smokers who defy Beijing's smoking ban

one in three public venues had already violated the rules within the first week. With a smoking population of 4 million in the capital alone, it's impossible for law enforcement to catch 'em all. Thanks to the messaging app WeChat, Beijingers can now help
Shanghaiist (blog)
added Jun 16, 2015 20:50

[Asia, China] Beijing stubs out smoking with fines

Two weeks after Beijing adopted its strictest smoking ban in history, some people are still trying to flout the rules, according to the Beijing Health Inspection Agency on Tuesday.One hotel in Chaoyang District was fined 2,000 yuan ($327) for failing to
Global Times (cn)
added Jun 16, 2015 07:53
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