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[Asia] China produces more cigarettes

Chinese cigarette producers made more cigarettes even with fewer tobacco farms in the first half of 2014, showed data from the State Tobacco Monopoly Administration (STMA) on Monday.
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 28, 2014 20:58
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China set to lose some e-cigarette production

the future of Chinese e-cigarette production has recently been called into question. Quality concerns and the prospect of tougher regulation in the U.S. and Europe have enticed some companies to shift production to developed countries, especially the U.S.
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jul 28, 2014 17:31
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[Asia, China, Hong Kong] EDITORIAL: Time for Beijing to get tough on smoking

the government needs to make more effort to make them a reality. This is also the case with protective laws it has enacted in many other areas but failed to properly police. This cannot be allowed to happen with the tobacco control convention. The healt
South China Morning Post
added Jul 28, 2014 17:30
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[China] Beijing smoking ban review broadcast live

Beijingers were able to watch live online footage of the city's lawmakers jousting over a draft law on smoking control on Friday morning. The Standing Committee of the Beijing Municipal People's Congress started to deliberate on the draft at 9 a.m.. The
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 28, 2014 17:27
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[Asia, China, Hong Kong] Low-tar cigarette lawsuit not over, as campaigner vows to keep up health fight

Li is suing manufacturer China Tobacco Jiangxi Industrial (CTJI) and a Beijing supermarket that sold him a 10-pack carton of Jinsheng cigarettes in March ...arguing that their claim the low-tar cigarettes with Chinese herbs are a safer option than regular
South China Morning Post
added Jul 20, 2014 10:45
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[China] TRANSFORMERS TURNS AN AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES INTO A LOUD CIGAR COMMERCIAL

TRANSFORMERS MAKES 3 BILLION TOBACCO IMPRESSIONS ON CHINA AND USA In three short weeks, Transformers: Age of Extinction (PG-13) has delivered an estimated 2.4 billion tobacco impressions in China and 1.5 billion tobacco impressions in the US and Canad
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2014 14:02
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[China, USA] An irresistible urge to merge

For Reynolds and Lorillard, the merger is a way to continue delivering rising profits to shareholders in a market where consumption is dropping by 3% a year. The main prize for Reynolds is Newport, a menthol-flavoured cigarette popular with black and His
The Economist
added Jul 19, 2014 13:37
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[Asia, China] AUDIO: Anti-smoking Rules Should be More Specific

While the public has shown big support for the effort, activists say the law needs to be more specific. What does it take this time for the smoking ban to really work?
China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Jul 18, 2014 15:33
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[Asia, China] Changes sought in smoking law

Anti-tobacco activists have called for more specifics in Beijing's legislation on smoking control, which is now under review and expected to take effect in 2015. Under the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, which China
Ecns.cn (cn)
added Jul 11, 2014 00:06
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[Asia, Hong Kong] Smoking to have 'devastating' economic impact in China: WHO

Margaret Chan said there was a real risk that the economic achievements of the past three decades on the mainland could be cancelled out by the huge burden of coping with diseases linked to smoking.
South China Morning Post
added Jul 10, 2014 03:42
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