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[Cameroon] Parliamentarians Clarified On Tobacco Draft Law

The Cameroonian Coalition Against Tobacco held a forum on Thursday in Yaounde. Over 30 parliamentarians currently participating at the budget session in the National Assembly have resolved to persuade their peers to adopt a new anti-tobacco draft law wh
Cameroon Tribune (cm)
added Dec 4, 2012 01:51
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[UK] Tobacco ban for Leeds shop flouting rules

A shopkeeper who had a ban slapped on his shop to stop the sale of cigarettes to children blamed foreign staff who were unable to tell the age of “white people”. Hari Amedi, 34, who owns the Monalisa international food store on Armley Town Street, told
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Oct 28, 2012 00:56
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[Denmark] Nine out of ten smokers would fire up a child's cigarette

A thought-provoking new hidden camera video (see it below) shows two girls, one nine and the other ten years old, approaching random smokers on the square outside of the main train station in Aarhus and asking for either a light or a cigarette. In the vi
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:30
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[Saudi Arabia] Cigarette firms ‘enticing youth’

A Saudi anti-smoking charity society has accused cigarette companies of trying to increase the number of tobacco addicts in the Kingdom through tempting promotion techniques. “A particular tobacco company sells cigarettes on the Saudi market with a messa
Arab News (sa)
added Sep 3, 2012 09:47
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[Rhode Island] Providence takes on big tobacco in federal court over ordinances to curb tobacco sales to teens

City leaders in January passed ordinances prohibiting stores from selling discounted tobacco and non-cigarette fruit- and candy-flavored tobacco products, such as cigars and cigarillos. The National Association of Tobacco Outlets and tobacco companies su
Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Aug 24, 2012 01:44
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Saudi Arabia bans selling cigarettes to people under 18

Saudi Arabia’s interior minister has placed a ban on selling cigarettes to people who are less than 18 years old and ordered authorities throughout the kingdom to take necessary procedures against any violations.
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Jul 29, 2012 17:58
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Influence of Smoking Cues in Movies on Children's Beliefs About Smoking

Short-term exposure to smoking in cartoon and family-oriented movies had little immediate impact on beliefs about smoking in preadolescent children, but a significant cumulative impact on norms cannot be ruled out.
Pediatrics
added Jul 10, 2012 08:49
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Uh... Camel Cigarettes Is Gaining Market Share Among 12 Year Olds

investors might want to consider Camel, which has increased its market share among 12-17 year olds by 21 percent--a gain attributed to the Camel Crush cigarette which switches from plain to menthol when you squeeze it.
Business Insider
added May 18, 2012 11:33
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China's national tobacco company has a staggering market — and they start young

Bloomberg Businessweek reporter Andrew Martin investigated China's tobacco industry for the latest issue of the magazine. “[CNTC] was started by the government in 1982 as a way to corral black market cigarettes,” Martin says. “It’s just exploded in growt
Public Radio International (PRI)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:32
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[Canada] Illegal tobacco use on the rise, convenience stores say

Nearly four in every 10 cigarettes smoked in the province are likely contraband despite a government commitment to crack down on illegal tobacco, the Ontario Convenience Stores Association (OCSA) says.... The OCSA released its tenth annual contraband tob
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Nov 15, 2017 02:59
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