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[Hong Kong, Singapore] Kenneth Ma does not want a smoker

The ambassador for Hong Kong's Quit Smoking programme Kenneth Ma said that he prefers to date a woman does not smoke. According to On CC, the TVB actor, who was filming for a campaign to raise awareness about smoking for the anti-smoking programme in TVB
added Mar 17, 2014 12:57

[Hong Kong] WINN: Tobacco and roadside pollution more dangerous than bird flu

This is why it is particularly galling that there was no increase in the tax on tobacco in this year's budget. A packet of Marlboro Light costs HK$50 in Hong Kong, HK$76 in Singapore and HK$139 in Brisbane. Increasing tax is considered to be one of the bi
South China Morning Post
added Apr 12, 2013 00:28

[Hong Kong] Govt urged to charge managers for smoking breach

The government has been urged to make bar managers liable for prosecution if people smoke inside their premises. The call was made by the chairwoman of the Council on Smoking and Health, Lisa Lau, on the 30th anniversary of the enactment of the first an
Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:11

[Hong Kong] Smoker jailed for attacking tobacco inspector

A 32-year-old man was sentenced to two months' jail in the Shatin Magistrates' Courts today upon conviction of assaulting a Tobacco Control Inspector.
Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Aug 13, 2012 13:38

Appointments to Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health

The Government gazetted today (August 10) the re-appointment of Ms Lisa Lau Man-man as Chairman of the Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health.
Hong Kong SAR Government Information Centre (hk)
added Aug 10, 2012 19:38

[China, Hong Kong] Shenzhen Customs seize 5,727 cartons of cigarettes

Shenzhen Customs seized 5,727 cartons of cigarettes at the Wenjindu Port on July 3 from a van with a Hong Kong license plate.
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 6, 2012 12:46

[Hong Kong] Tobacco control efforts working

The Government's anti-smoking strategy is proving a success, with fewer Hong Kong people indulging in the nicotine habit.
added Jun 27, 2012 13:20

Public policies, tobacco taxes and tobacco consumption: evidence from Hong Kong

These results suggest that a comprehensive tobacco control programme is an effective means of reducing tobacco consumption.
Inderscience Publishers Ltd.
added Jun 22, 2012 09:36

[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: If Hong Kong’s tobacco users can’t quit, they must get safer choices

On this year’s World No Tobacco Day...regulators, health professionals, smokers and vapers, as well as manufacturers of smoke-free products, have a real opportunity to be aligned...-- Paul Riley, president, East Asia and Australia, Philip Morris Asia Ltd
South China Morning Post
added May 30, 2018 20:00

[Asia-pacific] LETTER: Will e-cigarettes see Hong Kong side with science or fearmongering on tobacco use?

Policymakers elsewhere should be mindful that rejection of reduced health risk because of inadequate evidence does not automatically prove that the product is as harmful as traditional cigarettes. Unfortunately, the Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health
South China Morning Post
added Feb 28, 2018 17:40
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