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[Africa, Nigeria] EDITORIAL: Regulating tobacco production and smoking

THE anti-smoking bill currently in the National Assembly has joyfully, brought unto the front burner the issue of tobacco smoking and its health implications.... lawmakers should pass it into law.
Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Nov 3, 2014 20:41

[Canada] EDITORIAL: Tax revenue up in smoke with contraband tobacco sales

research suggests the B.C. government may be losing $120 million a year in tax revenue to illegal tobacco dealings. That’s money going into the pockets of organized crime from elsewhere in the country and as far away as Asia, and it needs renewed focus f
Victoria (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 16, 2014 20:44

[Canada] EDITORIAL: Set aside nastiness to pass important laws: Editorial

ban flavoured tobacco products aimed at young people are still awaiting further debate. The proposed ban on flavoured tobacco is especially important because many young people would never smoke or chew tobacco (which causes disfiguring and deadly oral can
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 2, 2014 11:14

[Massachusetts] Editorial: Hypocrisy over smokes

But now at least eight communities have raised the age to 21 and four others have set it at 19. Keep in mind, this is a perfectly legal product and unlike alcohol no one can get arrested for driving while smoking. Add to that the fact that most 18- to 20
Boston (MA) Herald
added Dec 31, 2013 18:13

[Asia, Hong Kong] EDITORIAL: China must tackle effects of smog

The prevalence of smoking in China tends to fudge the contribution of air pollution to the growing incidence of respiratory disease. A couple of examples that emerged this month are timely reminders of the cost of China's rapid development. In one, an eig
South China Morning Post
added Nov 17, 2013 13:15

[Africa, Nigeria] EDITORIAL: Tobacco: Before Government Signs That Bill into Law

There are strong concerns in some quarters that instead of exerting energies on tobacco laws, the legislature should focus on issues that matter the most to Nigerians like electricity, job creation, ... Nigeria tobacco industry, reliable sources say main
This Day (ng)
added Oct 5, 2013 21:32

EDITORIAL: A Bad Smoke / The U.S. tries to exempt tobacco regulation from Pacific trade talks.

The tobacco carve-out is especially counterproductive because its economic importance is so small. The Obama Administration shouldn’t let anti-smoking activists interfere with America’s larger economic interest.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 9, 2013 17:19

EDITORIAL: FDA and e-cigarettes: Nicotine addiction must not be the norm

Simply curbing the sale of e-cigarettes to minors should not be the FDA’s final decision. The agency, and indeed much of government, can help persuade people that nicotine addiction is not “cool” and can be easily avoidable. The agency should do more than
Christian Science Monitor
added Aug 13, 2013 16:14

[Europe] EDITORIAL: The Dalli case is not ‘closed’

The report compiled by the EU’s anti-fraud agency, OLAF, which led to the departure of John Dalli from the European Commission, must be published immediately. The issue will not go away until there is full disclosure.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 29, 2012 16:26

[New York] EDITORIAL: Why we show children smoking Marlboro

lots of people are calling and asking "why do we have this 'ad' . . . our display shows the true Marlboro intent, the spirit of Marlboro; what they would advertise if they were truly honest.
Niagara Falls (NY) Reporter
added Oct 17, 2012 01:46
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