Headlines Tagged with China — 5,282 headlines found
[Asia, Asia-pacific, China, Korea - North, Korea - South] Smoking in South Korea is About to Get a Lot Pricier
China isn’t the only government in Asia trying to cut down on smoking. There’s also a big new cigarette tax in South Korea, where this week the legislature took action on an antismoking proposal President Park Geun Hye’s administration unveiled in Septem
Dec 5, 2014 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Dec 5, 2014 16:50
Although 40 percent of male health workers smoked in 2010, the figure represented a decrease from previous years. Around 56 percent of male health care workers were smokers in 1984, 60 percent in 1996 and 57 percent in 2002. China is the largest tobacco
Jul 20, 2012 Business Insider
added Jul 21, 2012 15:06
Chinese smoked more cigarettes in the first half of this year, helping the tobacco industry's profits to climb rapidly despite the current economic slowdown, according to data from the State Tobacco Monopoly Administration on Wednesday.
Jul 19, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Jul 19, 2012 10:51
China's Health Minister Chen Zhu on Wednesday became the first person from the Chinese mainland -- home to one third of the world's smokers -- to receive a prestigious World Health Organization (WHO) award on tobacco control.
Jul 19, 2012 Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 20, 2012 13:42
A Chinese company, Midriver Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd is expected to contract nearly 80 000 farmers to produce tobacco during the 2013/14 season. The company will assist the growers with inputs and working capital to pay wages. The production manager, Mr Joha
Jul 5, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 12, 2013 21:33
More than 80 percent of Shanghai residents want smoking banned in restaurants and entertainment areas, a survey showed, reflecting a growing awareness of health issues in China, the world's top consumer of tobacco.
May 31, 2012 Reuters
added Jun 1, 2012 01:10
China has about 800 smoking-cessation centers. But most are more like e-cigarette shops. "These aids are useless,"
May 31, 2012 Xinhua Newswire
added May 31, 2012 13:17
Experts believe that this unexpected phenomenon is due to restrictions on tobacco sales. However, despite this initiative, the total number of smokers in the country remains practically unchanged.
Jul 24, 2015 Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jul 25, 2015 19:23
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
Jul 15, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2014 14:02
"Tobacco nurtures talent," says the slogan on the quadrangle wall at a school in Guang'an city, which is co-sponsored by the China Tobacco Corp and the Hope Project of the Communist Youth League.
Aug 26, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 26, 2012 20:22