Headlines Tagged with China — 5,098 headlines found
anti-smoking campaigners are fighting an increasingly “uphill battle” against a powerful industry, according to Li Cheng, author of a study on the industry. “The turning point has ...
Sep 16, 2013 South China Morning Post
added Sep 16, 2013 11:38
Xu Guihua, deputy director of the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, cited a survey that some 60 percent of doctors and nearly 80 percent of people believe that low-tar cigarettes do less harm to people's health, during the meeting held at Beijing Ch
Sep 13, 2013 Global Times (cn)
added Sep 13, 2013 01:03
"In developing countries such as China, doubts remain about the harms of tobacco," writes Dan Xiao and two colleagues, noting a study that found three-quarters of adults in China were not fully aware of its risks. They suggest China's government increase
Sep 10, 2013 USA Today
added Sep 10, 2013 12:24
The smoke-free standard is feasible even in a country with a widespread acceptance of smoking inside health facilities. Several challenges need to be addressed when the new standard is disseminated across China.
Sep 6, 2013 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 18, 2013 03:33
17 Chinese cities have benefited from a program launched by the Emory Global Health Institute – China Tobacco Control Partnership to curb tobacco use.
Sep 2, 2013 Asian Scientist (sg)
added Sep 3, 2013 02:18
IMPERIAL TOBACCO is paying $75m (£48m) for part of the Chinese company that invented the electronic cigarette. Imperial is to acquire the ecigarette division of Dragonite, which is listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
Sep 1, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 2, 2013 12:23
China Tobacco Jiangxi Industrial, a subsidiary of state owned enterprise (SOE) China Tobacco, is being sued over adverts which claim that its cigarettes are 'low harm'. In an online advertisement it said one of its brands was “low tar, low harm” and tha
Aug 31, 2013 Shanghaiist (blog)
added Sep 1, 2013 03:14
case against China Tobacco Jiangxi Industrial LLC, a subsidiary of China Tobacco, is the first litigation of its kind in the country, the Beijing News reported. In an online advertisement is said one of its brands was "low tar, low harm" and that a Chine
Aug 30, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 30, 2013 13:26
To curb the dropping of cigarette butts on streets, Chengguan or urban patrol officers in Changzhou have come up with a new idea: giving out portable ash bags, Modern Express Daily reported on Monday. On Friday, the first 5,000 cigarette ash bags were d
Aug 26, 2013 China Daily (cn)
added Aug 26, 2013 14:05
The nationwide ban on smoking indoors in public areas, imposed two years ago, lacks specific regulations on how to enforce the law, health officials from four regions said in a conference in Beijing on Wednesday.
Aug 23, 2013 China Daily (cn)
added Aug 23, 2013 02:29