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[Botswana] Tobacco criticised for undermining ministry's efforts

Minister of Health Dr John Seakgosing has criticised the tobacco industry for undermining the work of his ministry, the Daily News reports.
Botswana Gazette (bw)
added Jun 5, 2012 15:23
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Qatar Petroleum's Medical Services Department marks 'World No Tobacco Day'

Qatar Petroleum's Medical Services Department conducted a Health and Wellness Road Show last Thursday to highlight the range of serious health risks associated with smoking.
AME Info FZ LLC
added Jun 4, 2012 17:42
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World No Tobacco Day 2012: 10 facts about passive smoking

india.com (in)
added May 29, 2012 11:33
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[Cayman Islands] Signalling No Smoking

Media Newswire USA Edition
added Jun 8, 2011 00:00
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[Asia] Tobacco use kills over 0.16m in Pakistan each year: Tarar

In Pakistan, tobacco use is a cause of death of around 160,100 persons every year, Federal Minister for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar said on Thursday. “Tobacco use is an important factor for the development of coronary heart disease, strok
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
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[Asia, Cambodia] Government Touts Anti-Smoking Campaign Ahead of Ban

With only three months remaining before the government is due to impose a nationwide smoking ban, it used World No Smoking Day on Monday to raise awareness of the harmful effects of tobacco. A sub-decree prohibiting smoking in public areas came into for
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jun 1, 2016 20:08
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[Canada] Cigarette packs used as ‘mini billboards,’ says BC researcher, on international ‘No Tobacco Day’

The Canadian government announced its plans to adopt plain packaging on cigarettes packs earlier this year. Health Minister Jane Philpott is expected to follow up on that announcement in a press conference this afternoon. Plain packaging requirements
GlobalTV (ca)
added May 31, 2016 20:13
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Despite smokers decrease, Vietnam listed in 15 nations with most smokers

Though the number of Vietnamese smokers reduced, the country is still one of nations who have high rate of smokers in the world, said the Ministry of Health at a meeting held yesterday in response to the No Tobacco Week and the World No Tobacco Day
Vietnam Net
added May 27, 2016 22:21
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[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society supports stronger federal tobacco control strategy including plain packaging to combat tobacco epidemic

On the eve of National Non-Smoking Week (January 17–23), the Canadian Cancer Society is highlighting the need for Health Canada's tobacco control strategy to be enhanced by modernized legislation, better funding and plain packaging regulations.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jan 14, 2016 13:41
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[Asia, Cambodia, China, Korea - South, Philippines] Spotlight: Countries hold events to advocate no tobacco life

In Phnom Penh, more than 100 Cambodian anti-tobacco activists and officials on Friday marked the World No Tobacco Day, urging smokers to stop smoking at public areas and workplaces. Bun Serey, vice-governor of Phnom Penh Municipality, said the City Hall
Xinhua Newswire
added May 31, 2015 11:24
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