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[Asia, China] Make all Public Places 100% Smoke-free to Protect Public Health / New tobacco survey results released in Beijing today

China’s adult tobacco survey captures a comprehensive view of tobacco use in 14 cities... “Secondhand smoke is toxic, and deadly. Yet this report shows that far too many people across cities in China – more than 4 in every 10 people in workplaces, for in
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Aug 19, 2015 13:38

[Asia, China] Make all Public Places 100% Smoke-free to Protect Public Health / New tobacco survey results released in Beijing today

there is very strong public support for making public places smoke-free in China. Strong laws are needed - and where they exist and are rigorously enforced, they work. These are the key findings from the results of the China City Adult Tobacco Survey, rel
PR Newswire
added Aug 19, 2015 11:00

[Asia, China] VIDEO: Effects of Beijing smoking ban after first week

of the more than 2,400 public places inspected, nearly 700 were given warnings and were ordered to take prompt corrective action. Office buildings, restaurants and entertainment venues topped the list of institutions that have problems with curtailing i
China Central Television (CCTV) (cn)
added Jun 9, 2015 10:02

[China] Beijing’s About to Roll Out Its Harshest Smoking Ban Ever

Smoking will be banned everywhere from the Great Wall to Beijing’s bars starting June 1. But will it work this time around?
Bloomberg News
added May 30, 2015 10:31

[Asia] China Shames Excessive Smoking in Latest Films

China's New Year blockbuster "Gone With The Bullets" was given an award of shame for excessive smoking as part of the country's latest anti-tobacco campaign. The Chinese Association on Tobacco Control announced the "Dirty Ashtray Award" ...has 45 smokin
Xinhua Newswire
added May 14, 2015 00:42

[Asia, China] Beijing Government Urges Citizens to Report Indoor Smokers

Beijing government officials announced on Sunday that city residents may report indoor smokers in public areas through the popular messaging app WeChat after the "strictest" smoking ban policy takes effect in June, the Global Times reported.
Yibada (cn)
added May 12, 2015 00:32

[Asia] China orders Muslims to break taboo, sell alcohol, cigarettes

China has ordered Muslim stores to sell alcohol and cigarettes in what it calls its "strike hard" campaign against Islam. The mandate targeted China's ethnic Uyghur population in the western region of Xinjiang, a place that has become increasingly restles
Big News (au)
added May 6, 2015 19:38

[Asia] Muslims shopkeepers in China 'forced' to sell alcohol and cigarettes

With a majority Muslim population in Xinjiang, Chinese authorities have reportedly ordered Muslim shopkeepers and restaurant owners in one of the villages to promote alcohol and cigarettes. The “eye-catching displays,” are a method of undermining Islam
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added May 6, 2015 14:18

[Asia, China] AUDIO: E-cigarettes Quitting or Fueling Addiction?

his 10-year-old daughter calmly fetches a 'fruit-flavored' e-cigarette from her schoolbag and suggests him "daddy, try this." According to Changsha Evening News which first reported the story, Mr.Huang called the city helpline 12345 to curb the sales of
China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Apr 7, 2015 16:33

[Asia, China] Hong Kong anti-smoking watchdog calls for ban on electronic cigarettes

The government yesterday said it would consider a ban on electronic cigarettes after the city's anti-smoking watchdog called for the "personal vaporisers" to be prohibited. Hours after the Council on Smoking and Health (COSH) presented its survey result
South China Morning Post
added Apr 2, 2015 13:27
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