Headlines Tagged with Taiwan — 522 headlines found
one of Taiwan's largest food producers, said late Wednesday night that the company may gradually stop selling tobacco starting this April, although yesterday afternoon the company said the plan was not ready.
Mar 19, 2015 The China Post (tw)
added Mar 18, 2015 15:47
at a John Tung Foundation press launch of its online COPD self-assessment. Yang said 80 percent of smokers have little knowledge of the threat of COPD posed by smoking, with only a small portion of them actually seeking medical attention.
Sep 29, 2013 Taipei Times (tw)
added Sep 28, 2013 15:41
Nearly 50 percent of shops failed inspections regarding the sale of cigarettes to minors, Taipei's Department of Health (DOH) announced yesterday. The DOH sent college students aged over 18 years but wearing high-school uniforms to attempt to purchase ci
Sep 17, 2013 The China Post (tw)
added Sep 17, 2013 12:21
Having a high susceptibility to certain types of DNA damage caused by tobacco smoking could significantly increase the risk for oral cancer, show results of a Taiwanese study.
Dec 28, 2012 News-Medical.net
added Dec 28, 2012 13:41
Sixty-five tertiary schools in Taiwan have banned smoking on their campuses as part of an effort to make colleges smoke-free, a Ministry of Education (MOE) official said yesterday.
Nov 21, 2012 The China Post (tw)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:05
John Tung Foundation... said a study conducted by the foundation and academics last month showed that levels of PM2.5 — an indicator of airborne particles measuring 2.5 micrometers or less — at three pubs and nightclubs that allow smoking indoors were mu
Mar 2, 2017 Taipei Times (tw)
added Mar 2, 2017 12:02
This will expand an existing ban that currently applies to 155 bus stops on 15 dedicated bus lanes. However, no penalty will be imposed until March 1, when violators will be subject to a fine of between NT$2,000 (US$62.24) and NT$10,000, the department
Dec 26, 2016 Focus Taiwan
added Dec 27, 2016 01:34
I-Mei Food Co., one of Taiwan's largest food producers, said Wednesday that there have been discussions within the company on whether it will stop selling tobacco in its chain stores but that no decisions have been made so far, denying a report that it i
Mar 18, 2015 Focus Taiwan
added Mar 18, 2015 15:46
Taiwan's Health Promotion Administration called on smokers to put out their cigarettes Tuesday, citing data that links Taiwan's high incidence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with the prevalence of smoking among men and secondhand smoke inhalatio
Nov 20, 2013 Want China Times (tw)
added Nov 20, 2013 12:31
People carrying more than the permitted amount of cigarettes and alcohol when they fly into Taiwan no longer face the possibility of a prison sentence, according to a story in the Taiwanese edition of The China Post.
Jan 7, 2013 Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 8, 2013 04:51