Headlines Tagged with Korea - South — 1,699 headlines found
South Korea's largest tobacco maker KT&G Corp. added RAISON Cafe, its new hazelnut coffee-scented cigarette, to the lineup of RAISON.
Jul 5, 2012 Jakarta Post (id)
added Jul 5, 2012 17:17
On Thursday, BAT announced through a press conference at The Four Seasons Seoul that it will be opening its first Glo flagship store in the Garosugil shopping district of Seoul on Sunday, kicking off its sales in Korea... Both Glo and IQOS are heated tob
Aug 10, 2017 Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 10, 2017 17:00
[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] South Korea came up with a plan to cut down smoking. The opposite happened.
government launched an initiative to up the price of cigarettes...bump the average price of a pack of cigarettes...New no-smoking zones and required health warnings on labels would follow. Moon predicted that South Koreans would buy 34 percent fewer ciga
Jul 29, 2016 Washington Post
added Aug 2, 2016 15:01
"Some 30 percent of lung cancer patients in Korea are non-smokers, and passive smoking is being blamed," said Paek Yu-jin of Hallym University Medical Center...A study of 1,000 people in Seoul in 2013 showed eight out of 10 people being exposed to secondh
Mar 21, 2016 Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Mar 21, 2016 01:41
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