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[Asia-pacific] The Factor Hindering Moves of Indonesian Gov‘t to Restrict Tobacco Use

This massive scale gives the industry significant influence in the country's political and economic affairs, a factor that could be hindering government moves to restrict tobacco use. Indonesia still allows tobacco companies to advertise on TV and sponso
Netral English--People’s Reflection (id)
added May 9, 2017 14:24
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[Sri Lanka] Tobacco Consumption and Media’s role

media discussion on ‘Exposing the false statements disseminated by the tobacco industry’ revealed. “The tobacco industry is publicizing false statements” - Dr. Pubudu Sumanasekara - Executive Director of ADIC
Daily Mirror (lk)
added May 9, 2017 13:49
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Digital serialised coding technology seriously flawed

issued a strongly worded warning that the digital serialised coding technology being promoted by the tobacco industry to worldwide governments is seriously flawed and would never comply with international
International Tax Stamp Association (ITSA) (uk)
added Jul 12, 2017 03:46
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[Asia, China, Hong Kong] BASU: Newsstands play smoke and mirrors over cigarette pack images

Either way, it's bad news for vendors. In view of the government proposal to have 85 percent of cigarette packs covered by warning signs, many of them are worried about going out of business. It's also being alleged that if people stopped smoking altoget
China Daily (cn)
added May 13, 2017 01:47
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Content analysis of age verification, purchase and delivery methods of internet e-cigarette vendors, 2013 and 2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The number of IEVs grew sharply from 2013 to 2014, with poor age verification practices. New and expanded regulations for online e-cigarette sales are needed, including strict age and identity verification requirements.
Tobacco Control
added May 9, 2017 14:57
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[Australia] WTO rolls big tobacco

While it is easy to appreciate the health agenda behind the decision, its implications for intellectual property law are more complex...“This is a very tricky situation because it’s a collision between health objectives and IP laws,” Mr Williams said. “
Lawyers Weekly
added May 8, 2017 20:46
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[Australia] DAUBE/HARPER: Exposing the hydra of Big Tobacco

The Australian Government and others internationally have now been dragged through no fewer than seven courts or international tribunals to defend tobacco plain packaging legislation. The tobacco industry has lost on all occasions to date, with the rulin
doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added May 8, 2017 16:31
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#BigTobacco wants you to use harm reduction products AS WELL AS cigarettes, not INSTEAD OF them

Twitter
added May 8, 2017 16:16
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[Australia] VIDEO: Federal Court fines e-cigarette sellers over 'misleading claims'

The Federal court has fined three online e-cigarette retailers for making false and misleading claims. Australia's consumer watchdog the ACCC took the action after the businesses suggested their products did not contain harmful carcinogens and toxins. It
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 8, 2017 16:14
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[Australia] E-cigarette companies fined over false claims about toxic chemicals

Australia’s competition regulator has become the first in the world to successfully take legal action against e-cigarette companies for making false and misleading claims about the carcinogens in their products. Federal court Justice John Gilmour ordere
The Guardian (uk)
added May 8, 2017 16:12
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