Headlines Tagged with Korea - South — 1,676 headlines found
Japan Tobacco International Korea has launched Camel Evolution Super Slims, the first low-tar super slim brand of its Camel lineup, the tobacco maker said Wednesday. On sale from Thursday, Camel Evolution Super Slims is a locally customized blend for t
Jun 3, 2015 Korea Herald (kr)
added Jun 5, 2015 16:02
Constitutional Court ruled against nine petitioners, saying that the legislation does not infringe on an individual’s right to health because there is no definite link between habitual smoking and lung cancer. ..“Even though there is a correlation, it is
May 11, 2015 Korea Herald (kr)
added May 11, 2015 14:43
The government announced on Thursday that it would push to raise tobacco prices by 80 percent by January as part of its measures to decrease the country’s high smoking rate among adult males to 29 percent by 2020.
Sep 12, 2014 Korea Herald (kr)
added Sep 29, 2014 06:29
South Korea on Thursday proposed a steep 80 percent hike in cigarette prices to cut consumption in a nation with one of the world's highest male smoking rates.
Sep 11, 2014 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 11, 2014 11:06
With very deep pockets, the tobacco companies have been highly resourceful in undermining tobacco control efforts....The WHO congratulates the NHIS for its courage in taking the fight to the industry, our common public health enemy.
Aug 25, 2014 Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 25, 2014 08:59
South Korea’s increasing crackdown on smoking appears to be spurring some tobacco fans to turn to a Swedish powder variety.
Sep 9, 2013 Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Sep 9, 2013 15:08
The Korean government has enacted a new law to lower smoking rates which came into force on July 1, 2013. The government is seeking to improve public health by lowering smoking rates and bringing smoking law into line with other countries. Government h
Jul 5, 2013 Jeju Weekly (kr)
added Jul 7, 2013 21:15
. Smoking is now prohibited in bars and restaurants nationwide. The Ministry of Health and Welfare says smoking in government offices, child and youth facilities, parks and parking lots will also be banned in addition to already-designated non-smoking are
Dec 8, 2012 Arirang TV & Radio (kr)
added Dec 8, 2012 15:01
The Ministry of Health and Welfare announced Tuesday that the revised bill to ban smoking at indoor rest areas and restaurants was passed Monday and will come into effect from Saturday.
Dec 4, 2012 Arirang TV & Radio (kr)
added Dec 4, 2012 01:45
‘Interpol – the international police organisation that works to identify, disrupt and dismantle transnational organized networks behind the trafficking in illicit goods – was denied observer status as a result of a donation by Philip Morris Internationa
Nov 21, 2012 Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 22, 2012 17:00