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[Canada] VIDEO: Watch This: Trumpeting a New Anti-Smoking Spot (Ontario Ministry of Health)

BBDO Toronto created this spot (along with a similarly themed one about nibbling) to poke holes in the idea that "social" smoking isn't really smoking. The spot squeaks viewers over to, the campaign's Facebook page.
Marketing Magazine (ca)
added Mar 18, 2013 13:45

[Europe] Borg: Tobacco Directive is balanced and ambitious

Healthcare NGOs gathered in the European Parliament to listen to Health Commissioner Tonio Borg discuss the controversial Tobacco Directive after he had attended the European Council’s Competitiveness meeting. Borg said the Council gathering had discusse
New Europe
added Feb 25, 2013 01:57

What's The Impact Of Russia's Anti-Smoking Law On Philip Morris?

ssia’s population is just around 10% of China, but it is the world’s second largest tobacco market after China. Hence, the law is bad news for international tobacco companies like Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM), British American Tobacco Plc (B
added Feb 6, 2013 19:58

An overview of the tobacco problem in India

information on prevalent tobacco habits in India, health hazards and environmental hazards due to tobacco use, passive smoking and its impact, economics of tobacco, legislation to control tobacco in India, the tobacco cessation services and the way ahead
Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology
added Jan 31, 2013 18:10

[UK] 'Too graphic' anti-smoking ad faces censure

The Advertising Standards Authority has received 63 complaints from people that found the spot unpleasant and too graphic. The ASA is currently considering whether to launch a formal investigation into the ad.
Marketing Week (uk)
added Jan 4, 2013 10:54

[Chile] Smoking to be Banned from TV Programs

TV show protagonists will have to find an other way to look cool and relaxed, since smoking is about to be banned from all small screen programming. The Chilean Senate has approved, after a long debate, the bill modifying Law 19.419, which regulates the
I Love Chile (cl)
added Dec 20, 2012 15:05

[Europe] EU plans to increase cigarette warnings

Tobacco companies would be required to print much bigger warning labels on cigarette packets, and would not be allowed to sell menthol and other flavours that appeal to youngsters, under a new proposal from Brussels.
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 20, 2012 06:25

Why Have Tobacco Control Policies Stalled? Using Genetic Moderation to Examine Policy Impacts

This study provides novel evidence of “gene-policy” interaction and suggests a genetic mechanism for the large differences in response to tobacco policies. The inability for these policies to reduce use for individuals with specific genotypes suggests alt
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Dec 6, 2012 10:35

[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 6, 2012 15:39

[Europe] Kessler flip-flops on key tobacco control issue

Kessler said to the Italian Parliament, that “stripped of branding, the packet … can be more easily counterfeited” (translation from Italian). What is even more interesting is that Kessler told the Italian Parliament that OLAF does not have an official p
New Europe
added Oct 25, 2012 10:19
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