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[Asia-pacific, China] Indonesia accused of favouring big tobacco as vaping industry faces giant tax increase

Chain-smoking Indonesia is moving to stub out its booming e-cigarette sector, sparking criticism that the government is siding with giant tobacco firms at the expense of public health. The Southeast Asian nation has one of the world’s highest smoking r
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:45
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[Asia, China] Hunan couple host smoke-free wedding

A couple in rural Hunan province held an unconventional wedding on Tuesday where smoking and giving cigarettes as gifts were prohibited... A former smoker, Li gave up the habit after attending a lecture about the harmful effects on himself and others.
China Daily (cn)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:10
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[China] Global Smoking Cessation Nicotine De Addiction Products Market Growing at a CAGR of 12.3% from 2017 to 2025

SATPRNEWS (pl)
added Feb 21, 2018 00:56
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[Asia, China] Doctor sees anxiety end with ruling

Yang Fan's feelings of anxiety finally subsided after a court overturned a decision that ordered him to compensate the family of an elderly man who died after a quarrel over smoking in an elevator...when he got into a heated exchange with the deceased, s
China Daily (cn)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:13
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[China, UK] Illegal cigarettes are seized

Greenwich Trading Standards officers, acting on information, swooped on a mail box and confiscate the potentially dangerous cigarettes. The haul with a street value of more than £12,000 had been illegally shipped and imported into the country from Chin
London News Online (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:17
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[Asia] Q&A: Bill Gates on China's role in global poverty alleviation and development

And the final disease area is in tobacco - to work with the government and see how we can help with policies that would reduce deaths from lung cancer and other cancers that you get from either first-hand or second-hand smoke.
Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 13, 2018 17:58
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[Asia, China] Zhanjiang cracks down on smuggling

A total of 208 smuggling cases were handled by Zhanjiang Customs in 2017, seizing 510 million yuan ($80.7 million) worth of contraband goods which evaded around 120 million yuan worth of taxes. This step up in anti-smuggling is due to the national "Swor
China Daily (cn)
added Feb 16, 2018 22:01
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[UK] Thousands of fake cigarettes from China seized

The 22,800 fake cigarettes had been illegally shipped to a mail box address in Royal Greenwich. Trading Standards officers, acting on information, managed to swoop on the mail box and quickly confiscate the potentially dangerous cigarettes on the day th
Royal Borough of Greenwich (uk)
added Feb 9, 2018 22:43
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[China] Smoking Beliefs Among Chinese Secondary School Students: A Theory-Based Qualitative Study

Beliefs elicited in this study form a strong basis for designing a location- and population-specific antismoking programme.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:16
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[Asia, China] Online sellers giving kids a nasty habit

ACCORDING TO the Tobacco Monopoly Law, only adults are allowed to buy cigarettes and only authorized retailers are allowed to sell them. Yet parents in different cities across the country have complained to the media about how easy it is for children to
China Daily (cn)
added Feb 7, 2018 20:36
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