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[Asia] The Bill China Cannot Afford: HEALTH, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COSTS OF CHINA’S TOBACCO EPIDEMIC (PDF)

China is the epicentre of this epidemic, and thus lies at the heart of global efforts to stop it...through implementation of a comprehensive package of strong tobacco control policies, China could avert many millions of preventable deaths, as well as mi
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 16, 2017 14:39
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Tobacco - China’s addiction to an outdated and impoverishing economy

Smoking-related diseases are on track to claim more than 200 million lives in China this century, a new joint WHO/UNDP report warns. The majority of these deaths will occur in China’s poorest and most vulnerable communities unless critical steps are take
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Apr 18, 2017 14:25
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[Asia, China] Healthcare expenditure, productivity losses raise costs of smoking: WHO

The economic dividends from China's tobacco industry are a false economy, which is at odds with government's vision for China's future, the World Health Organization (WHO) claimed on Friday. "The total economic cost of tobacco use in China in 2014 amoun
Global Times (cn)
added Apr 14, 2017 23:06
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[Asia] Smoking to kill 200 million in China this century: WHO

said Friday that the Asian giant will suffer an economic toll if it does not urgently reduce its smoking population. The paper -- called "The Bill China Cannot Afford" -- estimated that the total annual economic cost of tobacco use in the country in 2014
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Apr 14, 2017 18:04
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[China] Chinese official demoted 'for not smoking in front of Muslims'

A notice from the Hotan district government over the weekend accused Jelil Matniyaz, a village-level secretary for the ruling Communist party in the far-western region, of being afraid to smoke before religious figures. "His behaviour of 'not daring' to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 00:03
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[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: Hong Kong government’s stance on tobacco health warnings goes against WHO guidelines

If Food and Health Bureau officials genuinely wanted their health warning proposals to raise public awareness of the harm caused by smoking and of the incentives to quit, why would they insist on keeping misleading information on cigarette packets, regard
South China Morning Post
added Apr 9, 2017 18:29
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[Asia, China] Blue day for smokers as ban is strictly enforced

DOZENS of volunteers in blue vests were on duty at Liucheng Xintiandi, a Jiading-based shopping complex, to monitor the smoking ban. A total citywide ban in Shanghai on smoking in public came into force on March 1. The new rule prohibits smoking at all
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Mar 28, 2017 15:52
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[China] VIDEO: Ariel Winter Rocks Satin And Cigars

When 'Modern Family' star Ariel Winter steps out in the states... The actress was recently spotted in a Cigar bar in China sporting a sheer black top over a lacy black bra, paired with a satin miniskirt, fishnet stockings, and thigh-high suede boots. Win
San Francisco Chronicle
added Mar 24, 2017 20:29
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[Asia] Ariel Winter smokes a giant cigar in a bra and sheer top in China: See her sexy travel pics!

"When in Beijing at a cigar bar," the 19-year-old Modern Family star captioned the racy pic of herself. In the pic, Winter is holding a cigar while wearing a sheer top, black lacy bra, silky skirt, and thigh-high boots with fishnet tights.
AOL News
added Mar 24, 2017 20:29
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[Asia, China] Smoking reduced in urban restaurants: the effect of Beijing Smoking Control Regulation [FREE FULL TEXT]

To ride on the subnational smoke-free momentum with the most recent success in Beijing, and to address the still serious widespread exposure to SHS in the country, it is time for China to realise its obligation as a party to the WHO FCTC and pass a nati
Tobacco Control
added Mar 21, 2017 17:24
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