Headlines Tagged with Hong Kong — 1,174 headlines found
The Government's anti-smoking strategy is proving a success, with fewer Hong Kong people indulging in the nicotine habit.
Jun 27, 2012 news.gov.hk
added Jun 27, 2012 13:20
These results suggest that a comprehensive tobacco control programme is an effective means of reducing tobacco consumption.
Jun 22, 2012 Inderscience Publishers Ltd.
added Jun 22, 2012 09:36
In pushing its “tobacco endgame plan”, the Council on Smoking and Health repeated its previous call to raise the tobacco tax by 100 per cent, claiming it could push smoking prevalence from 10.5 per cent in 2015 to below 5 per cent in 2027, paving the way
Dec 1, 2017 South China Morning Post
added Dec 1, 2017 15:35
Every thoughtful and sensible citizen would answer that government has a duty of care to warn of the danger of that product, and take preventive action such as legislation. Yet headlines screamed last week that vendors in Hong Kong threaten protests if l
May 10, 2017 China Daily (cn)
added May 13, 2017 01:04
“Our findings are in a stage of being assessed by an international journal and are currently under review [i.e. unpublished]. So I believe that’s why [the RCP report] did not take into consideration our discovery,” she says.
May 4, 2016 Harbour Times (hk)
added May 5, 2016 21:27
arrived in Hong Kong... Professor Riccardo Polosa is a doctor turned scientist supporting the liberalisation of vaping products in order to lower the incidence of smoking and help people quit. He is the former president of the Italian Anti Smoking League
Apr 20, 2016 Harbour Times (hk)
added Apr 20, 2016 13:32
[Asia-pacific] E-cigarette body tells Hong Kong officials to regulate industry, not ban its products
The Asian Vape Association made its plea after the government announced plans to prohibit the import and sale of e-cigarettes in May last year...But the Council on Smoking and Health said e-cigarettes should still be banned as previous studies had found
Mar 30, 2016 South China Morning Post
added Mar 30, 2016 21:00
[Hong Kong, UK] Could e-cigarettes leave you INFERTILE? Devices 'contain more toxins than polluted air - including those linked to infertility and cancer'
Furthermore, scientists have discovered for the first time some contain toxins linked to fertility problems, fetal development issues and thyroid disruption. The study, by researchers at Baptist University in Hong Kong has prompted health officials to c
Mar 1, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 1, 2016 09:36
extending the impact of effective smoke-free legislation to those aged 65 years or older and to cerebrovascular events in younger age groups. They also reinforced the need for comprehensive, enforced and effective smoke-free laws if the full extent of the
Nov 19, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Nov 20, 2015 18:01
The arbitration is being conducted under the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Arbitration Rules 2010. The tribunal hearing the case is composed of three arbitrators. Australia appointed Professor Don McRae of the University
Sep 24, 2014 Australia Attorney-General's Department (au)
added Oct 5, 2015 20:55