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[Asia, China] KEELING: Smoking ban in Shanghai still lacks strict enforcement

The law does not explicitly state that violators "will be issued" a fine. And this is crying shame, because I can guarantee you that if Chinese cops handed out fines to every smoker they caught in nonsmoking areas, such bans would be a resounding success
Global Times (cn)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:10

[Asia, China] Lax rules keep train smokers puffing along ($$)

Nearly 90 percent of Chinese railways are subject to anti-smoking regulations, but enforcement remains poor, particularly on slower services, according to new research. State and local tobacco control policies require that station waiting areas, platfor
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56

Tobacco control and Healthy China 2030 [FREE FULL TEXT]

non-price measures alone are unlikely to achieve the Healthy China target ...Significantly higher tobacco taxes will be needed to achieve Healthy China 2030 target for reduced smoking even after the implementation of other tobacco control measures.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 24, 2018 20:48

[China] Vaping Industry Decries Trump's Tariffs Targeting E-Cigarettes

Chinese imports that could go into effect in a month -- includes vaping devices. Most e-cigarettes are made in China, leaving Robbins and his peers without an alternative. “It might be good for the trade deficit in the long run, but how many stores is it
Bloomberg News
added Jul 23, 2018 19:46

[China] Zimbabwe tobacco sales at all time high, could ease dollar crunch

Zimbabwe’s tobacco sales have reached a record high of 237.1 million kg with a week to go before the selling season ends, official data showed on Friday, raising hopes its second biggest export could help ease the country’s severe dollar shortage.
added Jul 23, 2018 18:36

Perception and Current Use of E-cigarettes Among Youth in China

E-cigarette use among youth in China remains low but awareness is high. E-cigarette use was associated with increased intentions to use tobacco... Chinese youths use e-cigarettes as a tobacco product rather than an aid to quitting.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 23, 2018 06:08

Syndicate that tried to smuggle 1.2 tonnes of tobacco and 350,000 cigarettes into Australia from China inside children's toys is smashed by the Border Force

A 35-year-old delivery driver has been arrested after he was caught smuggling a tobacco shipment hidden inside kids' toys which was travelling from China to Sydney. The 350,000 illicit cigarettes and 1,200kg of tobacco was stashed inside children's play
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 23, 2018 04:51

[China] Pilots of jet that plunged 25,000ft after vaping in the cockpit caused a decompression event are stripped of their flying licences

Chinese authorities have cut flag carrier Air China's 737 flights and revoked the flying licences of the cockpit crew involved in a mid-air emergency sparked by a co-pilot's vape smoke. An Air China 737 made a rapid emergency descent from 35,000ft to 10
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 14:31

[China, North Carolina] N Carolina Gov. Cooper asks Trump to pull back on tariffs

Cooper mentioned specifically pork heading to Mexico and China and tobacco going to Turkey, China and the European Union. He says North Carolina exports of these products alone to the affected regions are $550 million annually.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 20, 2018 14:05

[Asia] WHO China Corporate Pledge Event on Smoke-Free Workplaces

This is my second trip to China after taking office as WHO Director-General. I’m delighted to be here at this very special and important event. As we all know, the tobacco epidemic takes a huge toll on China. China has one-third of the world’s smokers,
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 20, 2018 01:43
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