Headlines Tagged with China — 5,179 headlines found
Internet cigar vendors undermine tobacco control policies and pose many challenges for tobacco control advocates in China. New legislation and enforcement should address these issues.
Oct 15, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Oct 16, 2013 03:49
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
SOUTH Africa has overtaken China as the biggest buyer of the country’s golden leaf as of last week, according to latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).
Aug 11, 2013 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Aug 11, 2013 22:58
China's health authorities used a report published by the Ministry of Health on Wednesday to reiterate that low-tar cigarettes do not reduce harm
Jun 1, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:33
Yet smoking opponents trying to prevent those deaths are not regarded as frontline heroes saving lives, said Wu Yiqun, one of China's most aggressive anti-smoking activists.
Mar 31, 2012 All-China Women's Federation (cn)
added Jun 2, 2012 18:30
Nearly ten thousands volunteers will be mobilized to help the enforcement of a blanket smoking ban in Beijing, which took effect on June 1. Authorities in the city are encouraging more people to join the anti-smoking team to ease the shortage of law enf
Aug 8, 2015 China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Aug 8, 2015 14:06
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
The World Health Organization is urging China to raise tobacco taxes, saying tariffs are an effective deterrent in curbing consumption, even as data showed separately that cigarette smoking in China is rising as the economy cools. WHO Director-General Ma
Jul 18, 2012 CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 19, 2012 06:53
People regularly exposed to secondhand smoke may have increased risks of dying from various causes, a long-term study from China suggests.
Jun 15, 2012 Reuters
added Jun 15, 2012 14:10