Headlines Tagged with China — 5,254 headlines found
as Myanmar opens its doors to the world after half a century of military rule, it faces a new threat: Large multinational cigarette companies looking for new markets. After years of isolation, many young people want to be as "cool" as their Western peers
Nov 20, 2013 Al Jazeera
added Nov 20, 2013 15:25
China and the United States have established the Sino-US Partnership on Smoke-free Workplaces, pledging cemented efforts regarding tobacco control in workplaces. The partnership was announced in a joint statement issued by the Ministry of Health (MOH) an
Aug 18, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Aug 18, 2012 19:18
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
The Pioneers for Health Consultancy Center (PFH) and Yunnan Provincial Health Education Institution (YPHEI) organized volunteers to count the number of these stores and observe their sales to teenagers
May 31, 2012 China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:47
Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said a landmark government regulation on tobacco control is being finalized and will be signed soon, local media reported on Thursday.
Aug 2, 2012 Global Times (cn)
added Aug 2, 2012 06:20