Headlines Tagged with China — 5,100 headlines found
Tests show that Chinese counterfeits emit higher levels of dangerous chemicals, than brand-name cigarettes or original cigarettes: 80 percent more nicotine and 130 percent more carbon monoxide, and they contain dirt that includes insect eggs and human fe
Nov 16, 2017 [Papua New Guinea] Post-Courier
added Nov 18, 2017 02:59
[Asia, China, Korea - North] North Korean Tobacco Factories, Smuggled Cigarettes Bring in Cash For Pyongyang
North Korea continues to pull in badly needed foreign cash through the sale of tobacco products, much of it produced in joint ventures with China and sold as counterfeit cigarettes across Asia, sources say.
Nov 16, 2017 Radio Free Asia (RFA)
added Nov 18, 2017 02:53
Shenzhen Yukan Technology Co., Ltd attended The 39th International Trade Fair for Tobacco Products and Smoking Accessories(InterTabac) held in Messe Westfalenhallen Dortmund, Germany and achieved a complete success.
Nov 13, 2017 DigitalJournal.com (blog)
added Nov 14, 2017 03:18
QQ, a popular social networking app heavily used by younger people, has removed a smoker emoji from its mobile version to help curtail the smoking habit in China, the world's largest tobacco consumer. The move was made at the suggestion of the Beijing T
Nov 9, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Nov 9, 2017 17:32
Internet giant Tencent has removed a smoking emoji from its QQ mobile app after requests from anti-tobacco campaigners. The emoji, which displays a cigar-chomping soldier, is used by netizens to express a feeling of relaxation. However, on Monday, the e
Nov 7, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added Nov 7, 2017 23:23
A city appeals court in Henan Province has taken on a controversial wrongful death lawsuit against a doctor filed by the relative of a man who died after they had a heated argument in an elevator about his smoking.
Nov 6, 2017 Global Times (cn)
added Nov 6, 2017 16:28
THE illegal tobacco trade is helping to prop up Kim Jong-un’s nuclear program as well as the world’s biggest terror groups, according to a US security chief. David Luna says...Counterfeit goods are legal in the Hermit Kingdom, and have been since the form
Nov 1, 2017 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Nov 1, 2017 10:27
[Asia-pacific, China] Lung disease patients call for oxygen tanks to be allowed on Hong Kong public buses
The lung disease typically affects smokers, construction workers and people exposed to second-hand smoke. Patients who require an oxygen tank to aid their breathing are limited in mobility by the capacity of their tanks and how quickly they use up the ox
Oct 29, 2017 South China Morning Post
added Oct 29, 2017 16:49
[China] Relationships of drinking and smoking with peripheral arterial stiffness in Chinese community-dwelling population without symptomatic peripheral arterial disease
Cigarette smoking had an independent relationship with peripheral artery stiffness, and there was no independent relationship between alcohol drinking and peripheral arterial stiffness in Chinese community-dwelling population without symptomatic PAD.
Oct 25, 2017 BioMed Central (uk)
added Oct 28, 2017 00:47
[China] Childhood secondhand smoke exposure and pregnancy loss in never smokers: the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions Childhood SHS exposure was associated with higher risks of pregnancy loss in middle-aged and older Chinese women.
Oct 24, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Oct 24, 2017 23:26