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[China] Anti-smoking advocate urges a ban in the city

However, health inspections at Internet cafes, KTV bars and restaurants discovered the prevalence of smoking had actually risen - from 0.3 in 2011 to 0.4 in 2012. Li Guangyao, one of the architects of Shanghai's anti-smoking strategy, conceded that the
People's Daily (cn)
added Mar 22, 2013 13:14

[Indonesia] Music stars slammed for cigarette company-sponsored gigs

Anti-tobacco and child rights campaigners in Indonesia on Friday criticized international musicians for agreeing to perform at a jazz festival for which a cigarette company is the main sponsor. ... The Indonesian Commission on Tobacco Control urged par
Times LIVE (za)
added Mar 1, 2013 13:34

New Zealand Plans Logo-free Cigarette Packs

AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2013 12:36

World leaders must 'take tobacco much more seriously' to achieve development goals

In order to cut premature death rates, the world’s politicians need to focus on “simple measures” like anti-tobacco policies, cutting salt levels in food, and improving access to affordable heart disease drugs, according to experts writing in The Lancet
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Feb 12, 2013 12:01

[Pakistan] Citizens demand implementation of tobacco control laws

Citizens on Friday stressed the need for effective implementation of the tobacco control laws across the country and for curtailing the sale of smuggled, duty-non-paid, and non-compliant tobacco products. Citizens asked the authorities concerned to make
Daily Times (pk)
added Jan 12, 2013 11:15

[Australia] Government 'plans to increase tobacco excise regularly'

THE price of a packet of cigarettes is likely to continue to rise with Federal Government plans released this week revealing the tobacco excise should be regularly increased.
CQ News (Central Queensland News Publishing Company) (au)
added Jan 4, 2013 10:17

[China] EDITORIAL: Smoke signals from tobacco

The size of the tobacco industry and its contribution to the country's revenue are not good enough reasons for the government to drag its feet on tobacco control. The government has no option but to promote public awareness about the harmful effects of t
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 31, 2012 15:04

[Pakistan] Speakers warn against increase in number of deaths induced by smoking

Experts addressing a workshop jointly organised by Sindh Health Department and WHO on Monday warned that inability to ban tobacco smoking could increase the incidence of relevant deaths by 70 percent in the country. They on the occasion also urged the c
APP (Associated Press of Pakistan) (pk)
added Dec 26, 2012 01:34

[Malaysia] Cool to 'unlike' cigarettes

YOUNG Malaysians have created a new wave of voices against smoking in the recently-concluded "Unlike Cigarette" contest organised by the National Cancer Society of Malaysia (NCSM) and Courts Malaysia.
The Star (my)
added Dec 24, 2012 11:32

Indonesia's Child Smokers On the Rise

The proportion of children who regularly smoke is rising. There's been a seven-fold increase in the number of young children smoking in less than a decade, as quoted by Channel 4. And a quarter of Indonesian teenagers is a regular smoker.
Jakarta Globe (id)
added Nov 21, 2012 03:42
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