Headlines Tagged with FCTC Framework Convention (WHO) — 3,108 headlines found
from an economic point of view, tobacco is a source of revenue for the state and income for millions of people, which is why the government has not yet ratified the Framework Convention on Tobacco.
Feb 28, 2014 Antara Interactive (id)
added Feb 27, 2014 14:43
The potential effects of tobacco control in China: projections from the China SimSmoke simulation model
Conclusions Complete implementation of WHO FCTC recommended policies would prevent more than 12.8 million smoking attributable deaths in China by 2050. Implementation of FCTC policies would alleviate a substantial portion of the tobacco related health b
Feb 18, 2014 British Medical Journal
added Feb 19, 2014 08:16
The industrial production of disease calls for measures that go beyond discouraging unhealthy individual behaviour ... It’s time to break through the self imposed silence and declare that a tobacco endgame must be planned. If endgame discussions draw fir
Feb 11, 2014 British Medical Journal
added Feb 12, 2014 13:31
Research ... concluded that if Indonesia failed to ratify the UN Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), and there was no significant change in the nation’s tobacco control policy, the prevalence of smoking among those in the productive age group
Jan 29, 2014 Jakarta Post (id)
added Jan 30, 2014 13:07
House of Representatives has reportedly ratified the World Health Authority's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), which places limitations on the sale and use of cigarettes. Besides a ban on smoking in public, the proclamation also includes p
Jan 29, 2014 Zegabi (ke)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:41
there is currently a struggle going on between those advocating greater controls on the one hand, and tobacco firms on the other. Some cigarette companies have been accused of manipulating local governments to delay tobacco legislation, of sponsoring heal
Jan 29, 2014 ThinkAfricaPress (uk)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:09
The new anti-smoking pictorials that tobacco manufacturing firms recently placed on cigarette packs do not motivate smokers to kick the habit, according to smokers interviewed by The Jordan Times on Sunday.
Jan 10, 2014 Jordan Times (jo)
added Jan 9, 2014 17:08
Mainland health authorities aim to roll out a nationwide smoking ban in public places by year's end, setting for the first time a target date to meet its commitment to cut down on indoor tobacco use.
Jan 8, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Jan 8, 2014 03:16
it can learn from other places that have cut smoking rates drastically, including Hong Kong, by raising tobacco taxes progressively to make the habit ever more expensive, especially for young people before they earn enough to afford to become heavy smoker
Jan 3, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Jan 3, 2014 00:47
government promised to ban smoking in public places in the 12th Five-Year Plan (2011-2015). Experts are widely critical of the current effort, however, especially as no national law is currently in place to govern smoking in indoor public places.
Jan 3, 2014 Xinhua Newswire
added Jan 3, 2014 00:43