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[Asia] Turkmenistan pulls cigarettes from shelves in anti-smoking bid

Shop owners in Turkmenistan say that anti-narcotics officials are visiting their businesses and forcing them to pull cigarettes from shelves after the president urged smokers to quit
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 14, 2016 18:45

[Turkmenistan] Muslim Country Atop World's Non-Smokers: WHO

Health-obsessed Central Asian country of Turkmenistan is the nation with the world's lowest proportion of smokers, World Health Organisation chief Margaret Chan said during a visit to the Muslim republic. Chan said that just 8 percent of the population
onislam (eg)
added Oct 21, 2015 15:12

[Asia] Director-General presents tobacco-control award to Turkmenistan

The Director-General and Ms Zsuzsanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director for Europe, are making an official visit to Turkmenistan on 11–12 June. On the first day, they discussed with the President areas of current and future collaboration between WHO and Tur
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 13, 2014 10:53

[Asia] Turkmenistan bans tobacco and smoking advertising in public places

TREND News Agency (az)
added Dec 28, 2013 01:36

[Asia] Turkmenistan drafts law on harm of tobacco smoke

Turkmenistan is preparing a law "On protection of citizens' health from exposure of tobacco smoke and consequences of tobacco product consumption", local media reported citing Turkmen President Gurbanguli Berdimuhamedov.
AzerNews (az)
added Dec 5, 2013 11:05

[Turkmenistan] Aspiring to a tobacco-free future in Europe

the 53 Member States in the WHO European Region pledged to accelerate their efforts to fully implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) by signing the Ashgabat Declaration during the WHO Ministerial Conference on the Prevention a
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:30

[Turkmenistan] Tobacco-free Europe achievable: day 1 of Ashgabat conference on noncommunicable diseases

On the first day of the Ashgabat conference on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs), participants considered the impact of NCDs on development and the challenges they pose to health systems, and discussed the proposed Ashgabat declaration, committing countrie
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:32

Turkmenistan’s law enforcement agencies seized over 11 tons of chewing tobacco

The State Service of Turkmenistan on Security of a Healthy Society (formerly the State Service of Turkmenistan on the fight against drugs) has conducted special operations that resulted in seizure of 483 bags of chewing tobacco (Nas) weighing 11,605 tons
The Times of Central Asia (kg)
added Aug 14, 2012 20:50

In Turkmenistan, approved a five-year plan for tobacco control

Baku Today (az)
added Jan 8, 2012 00:00

[Turkmenistan] Turkmen leader bans chewing tobacco

added Jun 13, 2008 00:00
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