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[Korea - North] Russian ferry operator involved in shipping N. Korean cargo to China

with a plan to reload the cargo onto a non-North Korean ship bound for Foshan in southeastern China. The Mangyongbong returned to Rason with tobacco and mahjong game tables
Kyodo News Service (jp)
added Oct 8, 2017 10:08

[China, Nebraska] EDWARDS: Smoking ban will hurt international students

If you didn’t know by now from the cheesy elementary school skits or the super hip MTV commercials, smoking tobacco is bad, bro. It’s even on the label of the product itself. Despite the onslaught of propaganda attempting to make smoking appear unappeali
Daily Nebraskan
added Oct 4, 2017 19:46


I walk into the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center and I’m blasted by wafts of vapor. So are 36,000 other people. A woman waves emissions away from her face as one does secondhand smoke. Disc-jockeys play tunes. Models in jean shorts, cropped shir
Digital Trends
added Oct 3, 2017 23:48
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[Asia] Full Text: Development of China's Public Health as an Essential Element of Human Rights (4)

the government is continuing to tighten control on the use of tobacco and implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. In 2014, Shenzhen began to activate the Regulations of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone on Smoking Control; in 2015, Bei
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 30, 2017 01:17

[Asia, China] Xiamen's new public orders to take effect Oct. 1st, 2017

Fines for violators of smoking bans will be increased. The new fines will range from RMB 50 to 200. Previously the fine was only RMB 10 for smoking ban violators. The new measure on smoking bans also highlights the duty of responsible units of indoor p
Whats On Xiamen (cn)
added Oct 14, 2017 16:09

[Asia, China] Change of crop bears fruit

The city produces among the best tobacco nationwide, and its output accounts for approximately 9 percent of the total nationwide. "Tobacco is still a pillar industry. But we are trying to make other sectors, like organic farming, vacation and sport tour
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 30, 2017 23:42

Smoking still big business as Imperial targets China

Imperial is also splashing the cash to expand its global footprint and early this year announced a joint venture with China Tobacco to promote Davidoff and other brands. China alone has an astonishing 350 million smokers (the entire population of the USA
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 18, 2017 13:56

[Asia, China, Singapore] Smoking emojis not the focus of tobacco control

By deleting the emojis, the companies said they hope to help curb an implied link between smoking and being cool. ...Frankly, requiring social media companies to delete such emojis is not one of the most pressing tasks to curb tobacco use. In Singapore,
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 18, 2017 13:45
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[Asia-pacific, Hong Kong] China’s Twitter-like service stubs out its ‘cool’ smoking emoji

Smiling yellow face wearing sunglasses loses its cigarette in response to users’ comments, Sina Weibo says
South China Morning Post
added Sep 15, 2017 14:12

[Asia, China] Sina Weibo removes smoking emoji to help country's anti-tobacco drive

Sina Weibo, one of China's most popular social platforms, announced on Wednesday that it has removed a "smoking" emoji to help promote the country's efforts to reduce smoking in public. Sina Weibo users can no longer use the "smoking" emoji - which had c (cn)
added Sep 14, 2017 04:05
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