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[Taiwan] Taoyuan's non-smoking park policy sparks anger

Smokers and non-smokers alike have complaints about Taoyuan County’s non-smoking parks plan, which aims to increase their number to 376 by next month. The county government defended the move as following Ministry of Health and Welfare policy, adding that
Taipei Times (tw)
added Mar 26, 2014 14:38
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[Asia, Taiwan] Novel Serum Biomarker Bilirubin Predicted Lung Cancer Risk in Smokers

Smokers with low bilirubin levels were at increased risk for lung cancer incidence and mortality compared with those who had the highest bilirubin levels, making serum bilirubin a potential biomarker for lung cancer risk prediction, according to data pres
ScienceDaily
added Apr 8, 2013 09:06
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Smoke and fire between Taiwan Health Bureau and National Theatre

Performers on the stage of the National Theatre and Concert Hall in Taiwan have, for the first time in the 25 years since the establishment of the venue, been fined for smoking on stage.
Want China Times (tw)
added Oct 8, 2012 04:02
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[China, Taiwan] Gov't to strictly enforce duty-free tobacco sales

The China Post (tw)
added Apr 3, 2012 00:00
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[Taiwan] Anti-tobacco legislation results in less smokers

The China Post (tw)
added Jan 13, 2012 00:00
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] TTL wins historic building case

The Kaohsiung City Government lost a legal battle for the preservation of historic buildings along the city’s harbor front, as the Supreme Administrative Court yesterday ruled in favor of Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor Corp (TTL) over commercial development a
Taipei Times (tw)
added Jul 7, 2017 19:04
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[Asia-pacific, Taiwan] Foundation urges ministry to outlaw smoking rooms

Smoking rooms should be banned because particulate matter inevitably drifts into the surrounding environment, John Tung Foundation officials said on Thursday, as the nation considers revisions to the Tobacco Hazards Prevention Act
Taipei Times (tw)
added Apr 22, 2017 22:27
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[Asia-pacific] Nearly 3,000 kilos of drugs seized in Taiwan last year

It seized 2.12 million counterfeit cigarette packs last year, down 21.9 percent from the previous year...Customs Administration said it will devote more of its efforts to preventing counterfeit cigarette and alcohol smuggling later this year when the prac
Focus Taiwan
added Apr 4, 2017 11:29
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[Taiwan] Women the biggest victims of second-hand smoke: survey

“Typically, women are exposed to second-hand smoke from their fathers during childhood, from their husbands after marriage and from their sons when they get older,” said Chiu Shu-ti (邱淑媞), director-general of the bureau.
Taipei Times (tw)
added Aug 24, 2012 15:12
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[Taiwan] Taichung schools consider non-smoking entrances

The China Post (tw)
added Apr 27, 2012 13:07
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