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[Africa, Zimbabwe] EDITORIAL COMMENT: Tobacco growers must embrace clean energy

farmers can pool resources and construct solar or wind power stations to power their tobacco barns.....as farmers conduct their business, they should not only think of maximising profits, but also think of preserving the environment for future generations
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:29
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[Georgia] EDITORIAL: Going smokeless: A healthy breath of fresh air

Passage of this ban was a high moment for his administration and others on council who took a strong stand for a healthier Savannah. Today, they can look back and be proud, as their action may have saved lives.
Savannah (GA) Morning News
added Jun 5, 2017 14:43
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[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: No smoke without fire

Our latest claim to fame? Ours will be the first military in the world to be smoke-free....But the last cohort - and those choosing to start smoking - is likely to provide the greatest challenges. People should not get lost in the ``meeting targets'' man
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:41
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EDITORIAL: How to cut smoking in poor countries

Globally, tobacco-tax revenues are about $270bn a year, but less than $1bn of that is spent on anti-smoking policies. It is time for governments to help their citizens kick the habit—and earn some useful cash while they do it.
The Economist
added Jun 2, 2017 16:58
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] EDITORIAL: LDP should back Tokyo chapter’s lead on indoor smoking ban

But it is hard to believe the LDP is so foolish as to dupe voters in Tokyo to win the election. There is no reason why what the party can do in Tokyo cannot be done on a national level. The LDP’s Tokyo chapter should make serious efforts to persuade th
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jun 1, 2017 18:14
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[Asia, India] EDITORIAL: On World No Tobacco Day

When it comes to the state of Manipur tobacco items which were smuggled from the Neighbouring country Myanmar don’t bother to mark the health hazard labelled. Manipur today joined the world community in observing the World no tobacco day. For the state
E-Pao.net (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 01:56
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[Asia, Saudi Arabia] EDITORIAL: The time to stop is now

In Saudi Arabia, the Abeer Medical Group is spearheading the drive for people to adopt a healthier lifestyle... Smoking is on the rise among the young around the world, perhaps because they cannot envisage their painful deaths but perhaps also because sm
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added May 31, 2017 00:43
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[New Jersey] Editorial: No surprise cigarette sales rise in Jersey

Big Tobacco made billions of dollars getting people hooked. It had to pay a relatively small amount – $200 billion – in restitution to settle a massive class-action lawsuit. New Jersey didn’t use any of that money to help curb the spread of smoking. New
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added May 31, 2017 00:00
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[Asia, India] EDITORIAL: On No-Tobacco Day, Big Tobacco emerges winner; check out the lesson

Seven weeks ago, the home ministry revoked the Public Health Foundation of India’s (PHFI) FCRA clearance...on No Tobacco Day, on May 31, it is fair to say Big Tobacco is winning the battle—if PHFI has been hit primarily for its anti-tobacco activities, it
Financial Express (in)
added May 30, 2017 21:53
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[Australia] EDITORIAL: State government must target vulnerable

News at the weekend that Tasmania was runner-up in the Australia Medical Association’s Dirty Ashtray Award shows the state still has a long way to go. Tasmania has the second highest prevalence of smoking in Australia at 18.5 per cent, however there ha
examiner.com.au
added May 30, 2017 02:37
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