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[Philippines] 2013 Candon tobacco festival opens with triathlon event

At least 100 local and international athletes are expected to attend the first Olympic-standard triathlon contest on Saturday, March 16 highlighting the opening of the 2013 Candon City’s tobacco festival. Former Congressman Eric D. Singson said the tria
added Mar 17, 2013 12:25

[UK] Health and safety madness? Manchester City season ticket holder banned from Etihad – for smoking e-cig

English football is right to crack down on crimes committed in the stands, but Manchester City may have taken health and safety a touch too far – by banning a supporter for smoking an electronic cigarette.
Mancunian Matters (uk)
added Mar 15, 2013 13:51

Sixty Thousand Europeans 'Quit Smoking With Barça' and the European Commission

Today, an important benchmark of more than 60,000 smokers across Europe has been reached with the innovative smoking cessation programme, 'Quit Smoking With Barça' ( This programme is a collaborative effort between FC
PR Newswire
added Mar 14, 2013 09:32

[Australia] VicHealth supports plan for smoke-free deals to sporting clubs ($$)

VICHEALTH has thrown its support behind a bid to offer financial incentives to sporting clubs that ban smoking. Warrnambool Mayor Michael Neoh says sporting clubs will be offered heavily discounted leasing agreements for council-owned facilities in retu
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Mar 12, 2013 05:52

[Australia] Success for smoking ban

A smoking ban at Newcastle's major sporting venue has been hailed a success. After regular complaints about smoking within the stadium grounds, Hunter Stadium became cigarette free in November.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Mar 11, 2013 02:24

[South Africa] 'No smoking at FNB please ...'

STADIUM Management South Africa (SMSA) are introducing a clampdown on smoking at FNB Stadium and other facilities that they manage to create a more friendly environment to cater for children and people with a phobia for cigarettes and dagga.
Sowetan Live (za)
added Mar 8, 2013 13:28

DONAHUE: FDA Has Finally Handcuffed Tobacco Manufacturers With New Rulings

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced the re-issuing of a final rule restricting the sale, distribution, and use of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Mar 11, 2013 07:25

Sanda: People are keen on smoke-free events

FIFA, along with the Local Organising Committee (LOC) and WHO, announced that this year’s FIFA Confederations Cup and the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil will be smoke-free competitions. caught up with Dr Luminita Sanda from WHO to discuss the aim of
FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) (ch)
added Mar 7, 2013 15:31

Tennis great Boris Becker talks up his love of cigars in Cuba

German tennis great Boris Becker, a three-time Wimbledon champion, said during a visit to the Cigar Festival in Havana that he was a "lover" of stogies, but he labeled himself just a "beginner" in the cigar world after trying several different brands and
added Mar 6, 2013 12:03

[UK, Ohio] SULLIVAN: My father, the smoker

To grow up with a self-destructive parent is a special kind of torture. The author of Blood Horses recalls an anxious childhood, and a life cut short
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 25, 2013 11:00
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