Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with China 5,082 headlines found


[Asia, China] The dedicated smoker

Inhaling a deep breath of smoke and holding it in before slowly exhaling, she carefully evaluates the taste, flavor and irritant effects of each cigarette she smokes. After three long, hard draws, the cigarette is nearly done. She then sparks another unt
Global Times (cn)
added Oct 11, 2013 12:03

[China] Marlboro in the Middle Kingdom: Chinese Kids Know Their Smokes

Nearly nine out of 10 Chinese children aged 5 and 6 can identify at least one cigarette brand, and roughly one out of five say they expect to smoke when they grow up. Those are some of the breathtaking results of a recent study by Johns Hopkins Universi
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 11, 2013 11:57

[Asia, China] Smoking: Chinese tots say they will 'light up' when they grow up

More than one out of five Chinese children aged 5 to 6 say they intend to smoke when they grow up. That is one of the key findings of a study from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health published in this month's Pediatrics. Researchers looked a
China Daily (cn)
added Oct 3, 2013 12:31

[Asia, China] 1 in 3 cigarettes smoked in Hong Kong are illegal, controversial study finds

About a third of all cigarettes smoked in Hong Kong are illegal and the city is losing out on billions in tax revenue as a result. Those are the findings of a tobacco industry-funded report on the consumption of illegal tobacco in 11 Asian countries last
South China Morning Post
added Oct 3, 2013 04:25

[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
added Oct 2, 2013 03:26

[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

[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

[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

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

[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
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines