Headlines Tagged with Hong Kong — 1,176 headlines found
Hong Kong may move to ban e-cigarettes. Advocates claim it is the best alternative to reduce harm from smoking. Opponents claim the unknown makes it worth banning outright.
Apr 24, 2015 Harbour Times (hk)
added Apr 24, 2015 12:19
Hong Kong Customs smashed a supply chain for telephone ordering of illicit cigarettes yesterday (March 31) at Tin Shui Wai. About 400 000 sticks of suspected illicit cigarettes were seized on a light goods vehicle and in a storehouse. The total market val
Apr 1, 2015 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Apr 1, 2015 18:50
'Civilisation' campaign aims to clamp down on queue-jumping and smoking / The campaign, labelled “Embracing Apec Wonderful Pekingese-Citizen Civilised Behaviour Promotion,” also promises to crack down on jaywalking, drink driving and drivers refusing to
Jun 10, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Jun 10, 2014 20:18
[Asia, China, Hong Kong] news.gov.hk - Categories - Law & Order - Customs seizes cigarettes worth $1.9m Illicit haul: Customs officers seized around 700,000 cigarettes worth $1.9 million, with a duty potential of about $1.3 million.
Officers at Man Kam To Control Point stopped an incoming cross-boundary container truck on May 6 which had declared to be carrying shoes, toys and plastic products.
May 8, 2014 news.gov.hk
added May 9, 2014 15:45
Thank you, Ms Lau. I cannot commend your cause more. However, as a smoker for nearly half a century, I have come to the conclusion that it is my choice ... History nevertheless teaches us good intention is not enough to change the world. Smoking damages
Feb 24, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Feb 23, 2014 15:13
Customs officials in Hong Kong have cracked down on a smuggling ring that delivered contraband cigarettes to its clients' homes.
Nov 2, 2012 BBC Online
added Nov 2, 2012 13:59
Anti-tobacco lobbyists threw down the gauntlet to Chief Executive-elect Leung Chun-ying to take the lead on plain cigarette packaging by 2015 to save lives.
May 31, 2012 Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added May 31, 2012 00:59
May 15, 2012 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added May 15, 2012 13:20
The price of cigarettes should be raised to HK$100 a pack, the Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health has recommended. The policy advisory body's push to increase the price of cigarettes comes after it commissioned the School of Public Health of the Un
Nov 30, 2017 Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Dec 1, 2017 02:21
[Hong Kong] Feasibility, Efficacy and Cost Analysis of Promoting Smoking Cessation at Outdoor Smoking “hotspots”: a Pre-post Study
To motivate smokers to quit, there is a need for enhanced smoking cessation (SC) recruitment and for innovative and proactive approaches to SC. This study evaluated the feasibility, efficacy and cost of promoting SC in public outdoor areas where smokers
Jun 24, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 24, 2017 18:20