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[Israel] Privatizing enforcement of smoking laws rejected

21Justice Ministry refuses to privatize enforcement, even though number of fines for illegal smoking are "ridiculously low."
Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2012 14:12

[Philippines] Activists: As older smokers get sick, tobacco firms target youth

On May 28, during the Tobacco Control Summit at the Occupational Safety and Health Center, Dr. Benilda Galvez, president of the Philippine College of Chest Physicians (PCCP), said: "Without admitting it, the tobacco companies are targeting the young mark
GMANews.TV (ph)
added May 31, 2012 14:10

[India] Weaker lungs fatten cigarette majors!

India’s effort to tame cigarette consumption appears to have gone up in smoke, with the country registering about five per cent increase in stick sales in 2011-12 on the back of healthy top line performance by cigarette majors like ITC and VST Industries
Zee News (in)
added May 31, 2012 14:09

[New York] Editorials > A world without tobacco

While acknowledging the difficulties inherent in quitting, we hope that perhaps observing the ban today will encourage some smokers to extend it to tomorrow, and the day after, and even the day after that -- until not smoking becomes a habit.
Catskill (NY) Daily Mail
added May 31, 2012 13:41

[Uae] World No Tobacco Day: Will Arabs shun the sheesha?

The UAE, which ratified the FCTC in 2005, is not immune to this pressure from the tobacco industry. The mere delay in the passing of the bylaws or implementing regulations for the anti-tobacco federal law is testament to this
Al (jo)
added May 31, 2012 13:37

AMA Reaffirms Commitment to a Tobacco-Free America on World No Tobacco Day

CBS MarketWatch
added May 31, 2012 13:31

[Angola] Health department addresses message on world no tobacco day

The Provincial Department of Health warned Thursday that tobacco is blamed for 90 percent of lung cancer and 75 percent of chronic bronchitis.
Angola Press (ao)
added May 31, 2012 13:30

[Philippines] EDITORIAL - World No Tobacco Day

Those grim statistics should strengthen the resolve of governments to intensify measures to curb smoking. With May 31 marked as World No Tobacco Day, the Philippine government can review the WHO's Tobacco-Free Initiative.
Philippine Star (ph)
added May 31, 2012 13:22

[India] Moves afoot to make cancer a notifiable disease

A meeting of various states will be held in the Health Ministry here next week to discuss the issue. Punjab and Kerala are already registering all cancer cases and are creating a database of all patients in their states.
Zee News (in)
added May 31, 2012 13:19

Number of Israelis who smoke at record low ($$)

The number of Israelis aged 21 and older who admitted to smoking declined by 2.7 percent from 2010.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added May 31, 2012 13:15
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