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[Asia, China] Tobacco use kills 6m annually: WHO

Tobacco kills nearly 6 million people worldwide a year, almost one half of its users, an official with the World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday on the occasion of the World No Tobacco Day. Dr Thomas Sukwue, a WHO representative in Gambia, also sai
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 2, 2013 10:15

[Asia, China] Guangzhou Bans Tobacco Sales on World No Tobacco Day

The sale of the tobacco products in shops in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, is banned on May 31 on World No Tobacco Day, according to Guangzhou's tobacco control regulation.
China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added May 31, 2013 03:12

[Asia] China photos: Say no to tobacco

Students in Lianyuan city, Hunan province, make a no-smoking sign on May 29, 2013, two days before World No Tobacco Day.
China Daily (cn)
added May 30, 2013 17:51

[Asia, China] Expert promotes comprehensive ban on tobacco ads

Yang Gonghuan, deputy head of the Chinese Association for Tobacco Control (CATC), a non-profit social organization, says tobacco companies have used charitable donations as a sales promotion strategy and turned to social media to circumvent China's Adver
China Daily (cn)
added May 30, 2013 07:22

[Asia, China] Say no to tobacco

Students in Lianyuan city, Hunan province, make a no-smoking sign on May 29, 2013, two days before World No Tobacco Day. [Photo by Zhang Yang/Asianewsphoto]
China Daily (cn)
added May 30, 2013 07:21

[China] KRASNOPOLSKY: Smokers ignorant, but not evil

Smokers in China might be ignorant, but they are definitely not immoral. This was not the first time I asked somebody not to smoke around my kids, and my requests have never been ignored. I, myself, always walk away from a crowd of non-smokers whenever I
Global Times (cn)
added May 14, 2013 13:46

[China, Rhode Island] Chinese National Pleads Guilty to Smuggling Counterfeit Tobacco Products Into the U.S.

Lin Xiao Wei, 32, a Chinese national, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Providence today to importing counterfeit tobacco products into the United States from China, earmarked for Rhode Island. Wei admitted to the court that beginning in February 2
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF)
added May 6, 2013 19:08

[Asia] In China Tobacco Cigarette Sales Help Boost the Economy, Reports

In an interesting incident, the Chinese aim at increasing the tobacco cigarette sales in a bid to boost the economy took a serious turn wherein a school teacher was penalized for daring to smoke a cigarette brand that was not being manufactured within th
added May 3, 2013 23:34

China: Provincial Government Delegation Inspects Fight against Drought in Tobacco Production

Tobacco China (cn) 烟草在线
added Apr 29, 2013 00:57

[Asia] Experts Urge China to Ban Smoking in Schools

As an increasing number of Chinese teenagers have taken up smoking in the past few years and the age at which they try their first cigarette has become younger and younger, experts from the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control (CATC) have said that Chin
All-China Women's Federation (cn)
added Apr 17, 2013 09:01
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