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[Africa, Malawi, Malaysia, Zimbabwe] BHATT: No smoking matter this

"As signatory to FCTC, Malaysia has to adopt and implement laws, executive, administrative and other methods to protect the public from exposure to tobacco smoke at workplaces, public places, public transport and other areas." All said and done, the batt
Sun Daily (my)
added Nov 22, 2012 16:00

[Burkina Faso] Africa: Regional Conference on Tobacco Taxation in ECOWAS Countries

The workshop aims to inform decision makers about the similarities and differences of current policies and practices regarding tobacco taxation in West Africa and on strategies to implement in the context of economic unions to harmonize these policies a
added Nov 21, 2012 16:47

SULLUM: The Problem With Licensing Smokers: Too Much Individual Responsibility

Collin objects to Chapman's proposal for a smart-card-based smoker's license, arguing that "effectively curbing this industrial epidemic is best achieved via actions that tackle the disease vector"—i.e., tobacco companies. This is what passes for a debat
Reason Magazine
added Nov 19, 2012 11:32

Togo takes giant steps in tobacco control

On 12 September the Government of Togo adopted two implementing decrees of its 2010 tobacco control law. The first spells out regulation of tobacco points of sale; the second concerns the prohibition of tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship.
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Nov 16, 2012 15:34

[Oman] Awareness Campaign on Adverse Effects of Drug & Tobacco to Kick-off Tomorrow

Al-Hyatt Association in conjunction with the Indian Social Club in Muscat will organize an awareness activity at the Cultural Club in the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) tomorrow (Tuesday) within the framework of its continuous campaigns to combat drug, sm
Oman News Agency(ONA)
added Nov 5, 2012 12:00

[California] Vallejo, Solano County officials move against menthol in cigarettes

Additive entices mostly youngsters to start, continue smoking
Vallejo (CA) Times-Herald
added Sep 18, 2012 00:33

Is It Time to Ditch Big Tobacco?

But increasing regulatory pressures by the FDA and a recent court decision in Australia threaten the industry's future. Are big tobacco's best years behind it?
Daily Finance (AOL)
added Aug 27, 2012 14:14

[Uganda] Anti Tobacco crusaders want tobacco manufacture banned

Anti Tobacco crusaders have asked government to ban the manufacture of tobacco in Uganda. The group under the Center for Tobacco Control in Africa while meeting in Kampala said that tobacco benefits only the tobacco companies and its money does not help
UGPulse (ug)
added Jul 6, 2012 12:02

Awareness and impact of New York City's graphic point-of-sale tobacco health warning signs

A policy requiring tobacco retailers to display graphic health warning signs increased awareness of health risks of smoking and stimulated thoughts about quitting smoking.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 25, 2012 11:51

[New Zealand, USA] VALENTI: If Tobacco Policy is Protected in TPP, Why is US Proposing a New Exception?

“The situation is a shambles. The only way to exclude tobacco from the TPP is a provision that reads: ‘Nothing in this Agreement applies to any measures that relate to tobacco’. Will our government do that? No.”
NZweek (Fairfax New Zealand Ltd) (nz)
added Jun 15, 2012 13:28
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