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Smoke signals from China are bad for Big Tobacco ($$)

Cold water has been poured on attempts by multinational tobacco companies to force their way into the lucrative Chinese market after the country was reported to be considering a big crackdown on smoking. Draft legislation that would end tobacco advertisi
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 26, 2014 11:27

VIDEO: China mulls tougher tobacco controls

China is mulling a ban on all forms of tobacco advertising, sponsorship and promotion of tobacco products, according to a draft regulation on Monday. The draft, published on the legislative affairs office of the State Council website, pending public cons
China Central Television (CCTV) (cn)
added Nov 26, 2014 11:01

China media: Public smoking ban

Papers welcome a proposed nation-wide ban on public smoking, while urging officials to tackle pollution problems. China has sought public opinion on its plans to prohibit tobacco advertising and ban smoking in public places, the Xinhua News Agency repor
BBC Online
added Nov 25, 2014 10:11

Proposed Regulations Aim to Clamp Down on Smoking in China

the Chinese government has released a draft of anti-tobacco regulations that for the first time would ban smoking in all indoor public places. Also, for the first time, cigarette packages would have to prominently feature information about the dangers of
New York Times Blogs
added Nov 25, 2014 10:07

[Asia, China] SCWARTLANDER: Time to bring ‘APEC blue’ indoors with entirely smoke-free environments

after the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum remained satisfactory... Despite the improved air quality outside, many places inside the city presented another harmful air issue. Smoking in enclosed public spaces is permitted at restaurants, hot
Global Times (cn)
added Nov 19, 2014 12:45

[China] Russia’s demographic and public health challenges

Russia and China are world leaders in smoking, but while in Russia women are heavy smokers by world standards only 2% of Chinese women smoke. It is estimated that between 350,000 and 400,000 people die each year in Russia due to smoking-related diseases.
Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Nov 12, 2014 11:41

[China] KIMREE Electronic Cigarette Company Launches Revolutionary Li-ion Battery

KIMREE, a leading electronic cigarette manufacturer and supplier in China. With 120% higher capacity over traditional batteries in efficiency, the new disposable li-ion battery is able to retain a 90% of the whole capacity after one year, instead of the 7
PR Newswire
added Nov 10, 2014 15:23

[China] Smokers’ sensory beliefs mediate the relation between smoking a ‘light/low tar’ cigarette and perceptions of harm [FREE FULL TEXT]

results demonstrate the importance of implementing tobacco control policies that address the impact that cigarette design and marketing can have in capitalising on the smoker's natural associations between smoother sensations and lowered perceptions of ha
Tobacco Control
added Nov 5, 2014 10:11

[China] Citic Bank to Sell up to $2 Billion Shares to Tobacco Maker ($$)

China Citic Bank Corp, the country’s seventh largest lender by assets, said it plans to raise up to 11.9 billion yuan from placing up to 2.46 billion shares to China National Tobacco Corp, the...
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 30, 2014 14:26

[China] Changes in tar yields and cigarette design in samples of Chinese cigarettes, 2009 and 2012

use of ventilation to decrease TNCO emissions is misleading smokers to believe that they are smoking a ‘light/low’ tar cigarette that is healthier, and is potentially forestalling the quitting behaviours that would begin to reduce the health burden of tob
Tobacco Control
added Oct 29, 2014 10:23
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