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[Asia] China's e-cigarette inventor fights for financial rewards

The Chinese inventor who dreamed up the electronic cigarette in a nicotine-induced vision says that, despite its global popularity, copycat versions and legal disputes mean he has battled to cash in on his creation.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:15
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[Asia] China's e-cigarette inventor fights for financial rewards

Despite its global popularity, the Chinese inventor who dreamed up the e-cigarette says that copycat versions and legal disputes have made his attempts to cash in on his creation difficult.
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Oct 2, 2013 02:45
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[Asia] With more smokers than the population of the US, China tries to cut down

While other countries are forcing cigarette makers to remove their logos or increase the size of health warnings, tobacco companies in China have have been able to market to Chinese consumers largely as they please. That’s because China’s regulator of th
Quartz
added Oct 2, 2013 03:26
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[Asia, China] Two-thirds of kids know cigarette brands in developing nations: study

More than two-thirds of young children in developing nations could identify at least one cigarette brand logo, according to a U.S. study released Monday that examined the reach of tobacco marketing to five and six year olds in countries where adult smokin
Xinhua Newswire
added Oct 1, 2013 06:44
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Who purchases cigarettes from cheaper sources in China? Findings from the ITC China Survey -- Yao et al. -- Tobacco Control

findings indicate that young and low-income smokers are more likely than older and high-income smokers to purchase cigarettes from cheaper sources in China. Tobacco control policies that reduce the availability of cigarettes from cheaper sources could hav
Tobacco Control
added Sep 28, 2013 15:13
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[China] Fujian ranks among bottom 3 in smoke-free city league

Beijing has seen a decline in smoking in the past 12 months thanks to efforts in campuses to stub out the habit, a survey suggests. The capital ranks second in the smoke-free city league, according to a recent poll of 800 colleges and universities by th
Whats On Xiamen (cn)
added Sep 21, 2013 14:19
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[Asia, China] Beijing sends out positive smoke signals

Beijing has seen a decline in smoking in the past 12 months thanks to efforts in campuses to stub out the habit, a survey suggests. The capital ranks second in the smoke-free city league, according to a recent poll of 800 colleges and universities by the
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 20, 2013 15:51
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[China] Beijing sends out positive smoke signals

Beijing has seen a decline in smoking in the past 12 months thanks to efforts in campuses to stub out the habit, a survey suggests. The capital ranks second in the smoke-free city league, according to a recent poll of 800 colleges and universities by th
China Central Television (CCTV) (cn)
added Sep 20, 2013 10:10
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Chinese smokers' cigarette purchase behaviours, cigarette prices and consumption: findings from the ITC China Survey

A significant portion of Chinese urban adult smokers engaged in cost/price-reducing purchase behaviours. Such behaviours reduce cigarette purchase prices and are associated with increased cigarette consumption. Smokers of different socioeconomic status e
Tobacco Control
added Sep 19, 2013 13:39
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[Asia, China] Uni smoking thrives

More than 75 percent of the nation's institutions of higher education have failed to implement the smoking ban, according to the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, the Beijing Morning Post reports. The investigation, which included undercover inter
Global Times (cn)
added Sep 17, 2013 12:08
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