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[New York] Crede Blasts Tobacco Co. In $250M Suit Over China JV ($$)

22nd Century, a genetic engineering company specializing in low-nicotine tobacco, was hit with a $250 million contract suit in New York federal court Tuesday by its largest investor, private equity fund Crede CG, which alleges 22nd Century cut it out of a
added Apr 28, 2016 17:53

[Asia] China state firms' first-quarter profits fall 13.8 percent

Profits at China's state-owned firms fell 13.8 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier, though the rate of decline eased slightly from the first two months of the year, the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday. Total profits at state firms were
added Apr 26, 2016 19:05

[China] There is no smoke without... fired! Doctor suspended after being caught with a cigarette while taking scan of a patient

Shocking footage has emerged of a doctor smoking while undertaking an X-ray scan of a patient in hospital. The doctor was an employee of the main hospital in Xinyang, central China's Henan province, the People's Daily Online reports.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 20, 2016 14:15

China Cracking Down on Children on Reality TV

Last month, new rules issued by two industry associations...outlined a comprehensive policy that included a ban on depictions of gay relationships, underage romance, extramarital affairs, smoking, witchcraft and reincarnation.
New York Times Blogs
added Apr 18, 2016 14:42

[Asia, China] Throwback Thursday: Beijing Bans Smoking (Once Again)

it's April 2008 and Beijing is ramping up for the Olympics, and in its haste once again announces it will attempt to ban smoking.
The Beijinger (cn)
added Apr 14, 2016 21:48

[Asia, China] Beijing's tobacco control efforts now bearing fruit

More than 1,700 individuals and establishments in Beijing have been penalized for violating the city's tobacco control regulation since it came into effect in June, according to Beijing's top health authority. By the end of March, Beijing's health author
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Apr 14, 2016 16:14

Electronic cigarette marketing tactics in mainland China [Free Full Text]

All these e-cigarette marketing tactics copied the old playbooks of cigarette promotions long used in Western countries, and may lead to favourable perceptions about the devices and fast-growing e-cigarette use among youth...It is not known how e-cigarett
Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2016 23:53

[Asia-pacific, China] Parliament: Smoking ban in reservoirs, parks in public and private estates

This comes as an existing smoking ban in some public areas is expanded to cover reservoirs, parks managed by JTC Corporation and town councils, and neighbourhood parks managed by the National Parks Board (NParks) in private estates.
Straits Times (sg)
added Apr 12, 2016 14:41

[Asia, China] Smoking to be banned in reservoirs and parks from June: NEA

From June 1, smoking will be banned at reservoirs and more than 400 parks islandwide, Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources Amy Khor announced in Parliament on Tuesday (April 12).
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Apr 12, 2016 14:40

[Asia, China] Singapore bans smoking in reservoirs, parks

Singapore will ban smoking in reservoirs and parks from June 1, Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources Amy Khor told Parliament on Tuesday. Singapore currently bans smoking in all indoor areas and most of the common areas of res
Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 12, 2016 14:38
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