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[Indonesia] Govt urged to revise tobacco regulation

Some 2,000 tobacco farmers and artisans in Klaten regency, Central Java, staged a rally on Tuesday demanding that the government revise Articles 10 and 11 of Government Regulation (PP) No 109/2012 on the security of materials containing addictive ingredi
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jan 23, 2013 03:27

[Europe] New EU tobacco law proposed

Slim cigarettes and packets of 19 cigarettes or less would be banned in the EU under radical new Commission proposals. These are among the rules foreseen in the Tobacco Products Directive that the Commission proposed this week. The Commission says that (mt)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:10

[Maldives] Majlis Committee considers amendments proposed by MNCC to Tobacco Control Measures

Members considered amendments proposed by the Maldives National Chamber of Commerce (MNCC) to the Regulation on Tobacco Control Measures. After discussions, the committee decided to meet with officials of MNCC at its next meeting.
Miadhu (mv)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:13

[North Carolina] D.A.R.E. Officers And Parents React To State's Decision To Cut Funding To Tobacco Prevention Programs

added Dec 13, 2012 17:51

It's genetic: Some smokers have biological resistance to anti-tobacco policies

New research from the Yale School of Public Health suggests that individuals’ genetics play an important role in whether they respond to tobacco-control policies. The study appears online in the journal PLOS ONE.
added Dec 6, 2012 10:27

[Australia] History of tobacco marketing

"In short, (the) defendants have marketed and sold their products with zeal, with deception, with a single minded focus on their financial success, and without regard for the human tragedy or social costs that success exacted." US District Judge Gladys K
OxyGen (au)
added Oct 16, 2012 08:20

[Russia] Health Ministry plans to submit anti-tobacco bill to govt in August

The "anti-tobacco" bill should be submitted to the Russian government in August, the Russian health minister's press officer Oleg Salagai said.
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:35

Five-year survey confirms Uruguay's world-leading tobacco control strategy is delivering results

The ITC Uruguay Survey (the Survey) found that the country's world-leading, comprehensive tobacco control strategy has had positive effects on raising awareness of the true harms of smoking, reducing misperceptions about "light/mild" cigarettes, reducing
Medical Xpress (
added Aug 3, 2012 01:49

Moving towards a cigarette-free Australia

Local health educator Dr Craig Dalton wants to stop the health warnings, high taxes and plain packaging for cigarettes because it's time to set an end date for smoking. New Zealand and Finland have set end dates for the sale of cigarettes, and the Unive
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 16, 2012 12:23

[Australia, Thailand] Thai smoking ad leaves local market gasping

A gripping anti-smoking ad from Thailand showing two kids smoking is a reminder to local marketers about the power of strong insights, reckons Clemenger BBDO Sydney ECD Paul Nagy.
AdNews (au)
added Jul 12, 2012 13:11
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