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[Asia, China] Survey finds smoking damages male fertility

Male smokers are at higher risk of reproductive problems, including difficulty conceiving, abnormal sperm and partners who have miscarriages or deformed fetuses, according to a survey based on more than 4,000 male patients across China. For example, 16.
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 2, 2018 16:27

[China] Driver throws Cigarette butt out of window, here’s what happend next

A driver in China threw a cigarette butt out onto the road and set his own truck on fire. The incident took place in southeast China when a reckless truck driver threw a cigarette butt out of the window while driving.
Siasat Daily (in)
added Nov 30, 2018 18:09
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[Asia, China] GALEA: Law ought to ban smoking in all public places

Over the past half a year since I moved to Beijing to be the World Health Organization representative in China... What is needed urgently and long advocated by China's tobacco control champions is a nationwide ban on smoking in public places. The second
China Daily (cn)
added Nov 30, 2018 15:07

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Customs to ask China to stop exporting cigarette-making machines to PH

the bureau will ask its Chinese counterpart to prevent the exportation of cigarette-making machines to the Philippines in a bid to crack down the manufacture of fake cigarettes.
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Nov 29, 2018 22:01

[Asia-pacific, China] Hong Kong’s burgeoning e-cigarette industry on the precipice as city mulls total ban

Business is brisk for wholesalers, manufacturers and retailers of vaping products, but it could all come crashing down as officials signal e-cigarettes may be outlawed
South China Morning Post
added Nov 20, 2018 19:36

[China] Public mobilisation in implementation of smoke-free Beijing: a social media complaint platform

The Complaint Map has effectively engaged the public and promoted a smoke-free Beijing. Beijing’s innovative and systematic approach that involves the Complaint Map, volunteer management, coordination with the enforcement team, and media exposure can be r
Tobacco Control
added Nov 17, 2018 23:13

[Asia] China aims to sell 6 billion cigarettes but tells people to quit smoking. What does it want?

China’s state-owned tobacco producer said it will meet its annual sales target this year, official media reported on Wednesday, raising questions about the sincerity of Beijing’s effort to improve public health by encouraging people to smoke less.
South China Morning Post
added Nov 16, 2018 02:25

[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: Hong Kong vaping ban would be first step to a smoke-free city

A ban on e-cigarettes and new tobacco products is a very wise move by our government, and shows its determination to tackle smoking addiction in the interest of public health. A smoke-free Hong Kong may well be on the horizon.
South China Morning Post
added Nov 12, 2018 21:53

[Asia] Cities mull ban on e-cigarettes in public even though China is the biggest producer

Chen Yang (pseudonym), 10, enjoys puffing on the new device that she bought in a shop near her school. It's an e-cigarette, and popular among her classmates. Her mother was later astonished to find that e-cigarettes are common in shops near her school
Global Times (cn)
added Nov 9, 2018 03:16

Cigarette smoking and secondhand smoke exposure before and after a tobacco-free Olympic policy period: Qingdao, China

Smoking prevalence among men and secondhand smoke exposure among women significantly decreased in Qingdao, China after the tobacco-free Olympics public policy period. Since only the proportion of lighter smokers decreased, this may help explain why urban
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 20, 2018 18:48
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