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[China, New Hampshire] VIDEO: Moltonborough man sues maker, vendor of faulty e-cigarette

McGrath Law Firm of Concord filed a lawsuit against Shenzen Kanger Technology Co., the Chinese company that made the cigarette, and Smokers Haven in Laconia, where Gilson bought the device. “The public needs to be aware about the possible dangers involve
WMUR-TV Ch. 9 (Manchester, NH)
added Feb 12, 2016 21:35

[China] Hong Kong Customs conducts special operation against illicit cigarette activities before Chinese New Year

Customs believes that people engaged in illicit cigarette activities will try to replenish stocks before Chinese New Year, and mounted the special operation with a view to combating these activities.
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Feb 7, 2016 18:14

[Asia] To Build a Ski Resort Under U.N. Sanctions, North Korea Turned to China

In 2014, China exported $37 million worth of computers; $30 million of tobacco;...according to trade statistics from the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. In all these categories, China was the top exporter, the United Nations said
New York Times
added Feb 5, 2016 14:25

Cancer kills 7,500 daily in China

Chronic infections, smoking and pollution have contributed to skyrocketing cases of cancer in China, with an estimated 4.3 million new diagnoses last year and 2.8 million deaths, researchers said...smoking accounted for about one-quarter of all cancer dea
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 26, 2016 21:49

[Australia, China] Chinese man charged over illegal tobacco

A Chinese student has been accused of importing illegal tobacco into Australia as part of an elaborate organised crime syndicate. The 24-year-old was arrested last week after a baggage search at Adelaide airport while he was trying to re-enter the count
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 19, 2016 17:03

[Asia, China] Smoker forces high-speed train to delay departure

hundreds of passengers were held up in Guangzhou Tuesday apparently because a passenger puffed on a cigarette. The 670 passengers that boarded the Guangzhou to Wuhan train expected to take off at 3 pm...Workers at the station said smoke from a cigarette
Global Times (cn)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:25

[Asia, China] Huffing and puffing over tobacco aid to Project Hope schools

Seventeen primary schools of Project Hope were accused of promoting tobacco companies in the past few days by naming schools after some tobacco companies.
Global Times (cn)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:25

[Asia, China] LETTER: The future shouldn't be built on tobacco money

In the wake of the 5/12 earthquake in Sichuan Province last year, different "Hope Schools" emerged in the area for homeless children and orphans. Among these schools, one has drawn particular attention. It is named after the province's Tobacco Company –
Global Times (cn)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:24

[Asia] SCHWARTLANDER/HOFMAN: Raise Tobacco Tax to Save Lives in China

The WHO and the World Bank Group stand ready to support the government of China in advancing the tobacco taxation agenda. A healthy future for China depends on it.
World Bank
added Dec 29, 2015 22:16

[Asia] Second-hand smoking drops in China

Compared with 2010, the second-hand smoking exposure rate fell from 34.6 percent to 17.2 percent in primary and middle schools and from 54.9 percent to 38.1 percent in government buildings, said the report released by the Chinese Center for Disease Contr
Xinhua Newswire
added Dec 29, 2015 16:08
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