Headlines Tagged with China — 5,158 headlines found
[Asia-pacific, China, Hong Kong] Fears tobacco giants will use TPP to sue Australia over plain packaging as secrecy shrouds legal costs in Philip Morris case
Political party says the newly signed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, which contains similar clauses to the Hong Kong deal, could prompt more costly challenges in The Hague
Mar 10, 2018 South China Morning Post
added Mar 15, 2018 17:01
The Congress, whose theme is Science and Innovation: Addressing the needs, will be hosted by the China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC). It is due to be held on 22-26 October at the Intercontinental Hotel, Kunming, China.
Mar 9, 2018 Tobacco Reporter
added Mar 11, 2018 16:53
[China] US: Are E-Cigarettes Going Up In Smoke? Users Show Same Cancer-Causing Chemicals As Regular Smokers
“the vapor produced by e-cigarettes is not harmless water vapor, but actually contains some of the same toxic chemicals found in smoke from traditional cigarettes.” According to Rubinstein, the toxicity of non-nicotine e-cigarettes is caused by the propyl
Mar 9, 2018 Tobacco China (cn) 烟草在线
added Mar 11, 2018 16:34
[China, South Africa] Taiwanese anti-tobacco delegates blocked from joining the 17th WCTOH due to political interference from the WHO
We, registered NGO delegates from Taiwan to the 17th WCTOH in Cape Town, South Africa, were blocked from attending the World Conference. In addition, all peer-reviewed accepted scientific posters/presentations from Taiwan were first removed, and then som
Mar 9, 2018 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Mar 10, 2018 19:00
THS is a kind of toxic residue that lingers on indoor surfaces and in dust long after a cigarette has been extinguished, which was already regarded as a health hazard nearly 10 years ago. Scientists at Berkeley Lab have determined in their latest follo
Mar 9, 2018 Xinhua Newswire
added Mar 9, 2018 20:47
Appalling geo-politics at @WCTOH2018 where China seems to have bullied the conference organisers to exclude Taiwanese delegates AFTER they arrived in South Africa.
Full compensation & apology required
Mar 9, 2018 Twitter
added Mar 9, 2018 00:41
North Carolina’s poultry and tobacco industries could also suffer from retaliatory tariffs. The state was the No. 3 producer of chickens in 2016 and the top producer of tobacco. ...China is the fastest-growing market for North Carolina tobacco exports.
Mar 5, 2018 WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Mar 5, 2018 14:37
The central government must implement robust, comprehensive legislation as well as increasing cigarette price through taxation. Most challenging of all, China must work to tackle the power and influence of the state tobacco monopoly over tobacco control.
Mar 3, 2018 Oxford University Press Blog
added Mar 13, 2018 23:41
According to the Shanghai Municipal Administration of Landscaping and City Appearance, the city is still deciding on a park in which to test the policy, which would include the construction of smoking areas, but the ban is expected to be gradually implem
Mar 2, 2018 China Daily (cn)
added Mar 2, 2018 18:06
China can keep children from smoking by raising tobacco taxes continuously to maintain a minimum per-packet retail price of 20 yuan (HK$24.62, US$3.15), according to a survey by the University of International Business and Economics.
Mar 2, 2018 South China Morning Post
added Mar 2, 2018 18:06