Headlines Tagged with Korea - South — 1,697 headlines found
“National Institute of Harmful Effects of Smoking” will be established under the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in August. The institute will conduct studies about the harmful effects of smoking, and the ministry will make use of
Apr 9, 2015 Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Apr 9, 2015 15:11
will close its Australian cigarette plant after six decades and shift production to South Korea, saying government regulations on low fire-risk cigarettes crimped exports.
Apr 2, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Apr 3, 2014 07:59
plans legal action against tobacco firms to get reimbursed for some of the $1.6 billion it says the country spends each year on treatments linked to smoking.
Feb 3, 2014 Asian Legal Business (Thomson Reuters)
added Feb 4, 2014 06:42
Jan 21, 2014 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jan 21, 2014 19:12
to recoup rising health costs from smoking-related diseases. The state-run National Health Insurance Service said Tuesday it would use "every possible means" including "filing massive lawsuits" against cigarette makers.
Aug 30, 2013 Korea Herald (kr)
added Sep 9, 2013 15:16
candid interview with Britain's Sunday Times. ... And oh yeah, the interview also reveals that Psy smokes cigarettes incessantly.
Jul 30, 2013 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 30, 2013 05:12
Ministry of Health and Welfare will strengthen the smoking ban in public facilities such as government offices, restaurants, bars and coffee shops to promote health and prevent passive smoking. From July 1, 2013, the crackdown will begin and both smokers
Jun 26, 2013 Jeju Weekly (kr)
added Jun 26, 2013 06:58
KT&G said on Monday that it had launched what it claims to be the world’s first ultra-slim cigarette with a filter containing a flavor capsule, according to a story in The Korea Herald.
Jun 12, 2013 Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 12, 2013 14:16
Sales of cigarettes jumped more than 10 percent at some discount chains and convenience stores last week, an indication that some smokers are moving to stockpile them in anticipation of price hikes, industry officials said.
Mar 10, 2013 Korea Times (kr)
added Mar 10, 2013 14:28
Pakistani tax authorities took the unusual step on Friday of threatening retailers with heavy fines and prison unless they stop selling cigarettes smuggled from South Korea. The Federal Board of Revenue ran an advertisement in newspapers, warning that P
Mar 8, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 9, 2013 22:40