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[China, North Carolina] NC could pay high price for metals tariffs

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.
WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Mar 5, 2018 14:37
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MACKAY: The critical role of China in global tobacco control

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.
Oxford University Press Blog
added Mar 13, 2018 23:41
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[Asia, China] Shanghai to extend its public smoking ban to city's parks

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
China Daily (cn)
added Mar 2, 2018 18:06
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[Asia-pacific] Are cigarettes too affordable for China’s young people?

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.
South China Morning Post
added Mar 2, 2018 18:06
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[China] VIDEO: Watch: Western man refuses to stop smoking on Beijing subway; hurls abuse at offended passengers

The footage shows the man, who appears to be in his 20s and speaks English with a European accent, holding a lit cigarette as he exchanges expletives with an adversary who, from off camera, is heard advising him to “go back to your country”. The smoker
New Straits Times (my)
added Mar 17, 2018 14:49
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[Asia, China] Shanghai smoking ban could be expanded to include parks

According to the Shanghai Municipal Administration of Landscaping and City Appearance, the ban will first be piloted in a park that has yet to be designated. It added that the ban could eventually be implemented at all public parks in the city. Last Mar
China Daily (cn)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:19
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[Asia, China] Chinese products, innovations attract hundreds at Cuba's cigar festival

Just as China has become the top emerging market for Cuban cigars with a 33-percent year-on-year growth in 2017, several Chinese companies decided to provide Cuban and international firms with various products related to the industry. Such is the case o
China Daily (cn)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:20
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[China] Beijing subway passengers in foul-mouthed row over foreigner smoking on train

A foreign man who got into a foul-mouthed slanging match with fellow passengers on a Beijing subway train after refusing to put out his cigarette is likely to face a police investigation, according to local media reports.
South China Morning Post
added Mar 17, 2018 14:44
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Cuban cigar sales hit record as China demand surges

A surge in sales of Cuba’s legendary cigars in China helped manufacturer Habanos S.A.’s global revenue rise 12 percent to hit a record of around $500 million last year, the company said on Monday at the start of Cuba’s annual cigar festival.
Reuters
added Mar 2, 2018 00:16
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[China] 'Drunk' foreign passenger launches foul-mouthed rant on Chinese subway after being caught smoking in carriage against the law

Mobile phone footage emerged showing the foreigner swearing in foul language to a few Chinese commuters as he was told not to smoke in the carriage. His cigarette got snatched away by one passenger as subway station workers arrived to settle the dispute
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 1, 2018 23:50
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