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[Asia, China] Beijing's Smoking Ban Cuts Nicotine Fiends, Though 22 Percent Still Toke

While Beijing residents accustomed to smoky restaurants, bars, and other hazy interiors doubted that the city's latest ban on lighting up would have any effect, it's actually been a slow but steady success: Most F&B venues report good compliance with the
The Beijinger (cn)
added Jan 15, 2017 19:40
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UK’s Imperial Brands Unveils China Tobacco JV ($$)

The U.K.’s Imperial Brands is launching a joint venture with China Tobacco that will focus on tapping into growth opportunities in China, the largest tobacco market in the world, and other international markets, according to a Tuesday announcement.
Law360
added Jan 13, 2017 22:35
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[China, North Carolina] Imperial launches joint venture with top global manufacturer

Analysts say the partnership with China National Tobacco Corp., owned by the Chinese government, and subsidiary Yunnan Tobacco could pave the way for a takeover of Imperial. Imperial, which owns U.S. subsidiary ITG Brands LLC of Greensboro, has been rum
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 12, 2017 15:28
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[Asia, China] National tobacco control law described as priority

"A Civil Society Perspective on Tobacco Control in China 2016", was published on Tuesday by ThinkTank Research Center for Health Development...."national tobacco control law is imperative to provide a legal basis for fighting, in particular, passive smoki
China Internet Information Center (cn)
added Jan 12, 2017 15:03
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[Asia] UK's Imperial Brands teams up in joint venture with China Tobacco

has formed a joint venture with state-owned China National Tobacco (CNTC) in a move to gain a foothold in the world's largest cigarette market. The joint venture announced on Wednesday could boost Imperial's long-term earnings potential and competitive p
Reuters
added Jan 11, 2017 21:18
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[Hong Kong] Britain's Imperial Brands teams up with China Tobacco

said it had formed a joint venture with China National Tobacco (CNTC), as it looks to grow in China and international markets. Based in Hong Kong, the joint venture - Global Horizon Ventures Limited (GHVL) - will use China's largest tobacco company, Yunn
Reuters
added Jan 11, 2017 13:52
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[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: MACKAY: Next chief executive should back annual tobacco tax hike in Hong Kong

Your editorial (“Preventive health care is an investment, not a burden”, January 1) has hit the nail on the head regarding the importance of, and investment in, prevention versus cure in Hong Kong.
South China Morning Post
added Jan 7, 2017 19:30
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[Asia, China] A Poem Praises Smog, and Why Not? It’s From Cancer’s Perspective

Lung cancer is the leading form of cancer in China, and while smoking, especially among men, is a prime culprit, Dr. Zhao stressed... “Most of the female lung cancer patients are nonsmokers,” he said. “Some are little girls. I even had a 9-year-old patie
New York Times
added Jan 6, 2017 19:25
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[China] VIDEO: Professor Robert Proctor on future of tobacco and marijuana industries

For more on the future of tobacco and marijuana industries as more laws are opening marijuana legalization in America, CCTV America’s Rachelle Akuffo spoke to Robert Proctor, a leading tobacco expert and a professor at Stanford University.
You Tube
added Jan 3, 2017 17:27
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[Asia, China] WHO commends Shenzhen’s move to create 100% smoke-free environment

Starting on 1 January 2017, Shenzhen will offer all of its citizens and visitors a 100% smoke-free environment in all indoor public places. “Shenzhen will join a growing list of cities around the world where smoking in indoor public venues is completely
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jan 2, 2017 17:29
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