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[Korea - South] Smokers 'much more likely to develop dementia,' docs warn

Those who don't smoke, or had quit smoking, had less chance of developing the degenerative brain condition than those who still smoke cigarettes, according to a Korean study. Those who has smoked long-term but recently quit had a 14 per cent less chance
Fox News
added Sep 6, 2018 13:58
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Philip Morris claims its smoking device can reduce incidence of lung carcinomas

said the incidence and multiplicity of lung carcinomas was significantly increased upon exposure to cigarette smoke than normal conditions. However, the incidence and multiplicity of lung carcinomas in mice exposed to IQOS was significantly lower than mi
Korea Times (kr)
added Sep 5, 2018 02:02
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[Korea - South] Korean-made heated tobacco product, ‘lil’

Korea’s largest tobacco company, KT&G, also introduced its HTP, ‘lil (a little is a lot)’...three HTPs, IQOS, Glo and lil, are now available in Korea. Sales of HTPs increased from 6.1% of the tobacco market in December 2017 to 9.1% in January 2018 of the
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 22:51
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[Japan, Korea - South] Awareness, experience and prevalence of heated tobacco product, IQOS, among young Korean adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

were relatively higher than among their Japanese counterparts. Current IQOS users were more likely to smoke conventional cigarettes and/or e-cigarettes, which contradicts the tobacco industry’s claims that conventional cigarette smokers will switch to hea
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 17:31
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Korea moves to enlarge warning images on cigarette packs

The Ministry of Health and Welfare said it plans to announce the measure in September or October to send a stronger message to smokers by expanding the size of the warning images from the current 50 percent of the package's exterior to 70 percent.
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:44
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[Korea - South] Sales down, revenue up

Sales of cigarettes in South Korea during the first six months of this year were down by 1.6 percent on those of the first half of last year, according to a Yonhap News Agency story citing data compiled by the finance ministry. South Korean smokers boug
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] BAT launches new edition of glo heating device in S. Korea

consumers will be able to purchase the new edition of glo at the brand’s flagship store and nationwide convenience stores as well as via official web site from July 30. The second-generation glo device, which follows the preceding model that was launched
Pulse (kr)
added Jul 24, 2018 23:07
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] BAT Korea launches new HNB tobacco Glo Series 2

BAT Korea showcased Glo Series 2 for the first time globally during a press conference in Seoul. “Korea has always been a very important market for BAT. The size of our operation here and investment for years talk for it,” said Matthieu Juery, CEO of B
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[Korea - South] BAT launches upgraded heat-not-burn cigarettes

British American Tobacco (BAT) unveiled its plans to bring its upgraded flagship tobacco heating product, Glo Series 2, to Korean consumers, at a news conference Monday. Korea is the first market in the world where the new product will go on sale
Korea Biomedical Review(KBR) (kr)
added Jul 23, 2018 18:17
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Tribunal upholds tax office’s taxation of Philip Morris Korea

Some 210 billion won ($186 million) in tax -- national and local taxes combined -- is to be at stake, depending on the results of the upcoming litigations on whether the top tobacco maker dodged taxes by manipulating its inventory records.
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 23, 2018 12:32
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