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[Asia, China] Wide support seen for nationwide smoking ban

Even some smokers in China support a nationwide smoke-free law, particularly in workplaces, according to a report released on Monday by the World Health Organization and other health agencies.
China Daily (cn)
added Oct 20, 2015 09:23
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[Tanzania] WHO anti-tobacco campaigns responsible for dropping prices

ANTI-TOBACCO campaigns being conducted by the World Health Organisation (WHO) are among factors to blame for the depreciating prices of the cash crop in both the local and world markets, the National Assembly heard.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:40
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[Kentucky, North Carolina] KASPEROWICZ: UN Health Group Plotting Massive Global Tax on Tobacco, Without U.S. Input

The World Health Organization will meet behind closed doors in Russia later this month to vote on a proposal that would encourage most of world’s countries to impose a huge tax on tobacco, one that would double or even triple the price of cigarettes and
The Blaze
added Oct 1, 2014 15:40
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[Uae] Banned e-cigarettes are a burning issue

Illegal sale and use of e-cigarettes continue unchecked in the country despite laws in place. Converts to these smoking devices swear by the benefits but health authorities say there is no research to back their claims. On Tuesday, the World Health Organ
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:10
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[Asia, India] SRIVASTAVA: Youth is the cornerstone for tobacco control activities

The ‘International Conference on Public Health Priorities in the 21st Century: The Endgame for Tobacco’, ... The ‘International Conference on Public Health Priorities in the 21st Century: The Endgame for Tobacco’,
Asian Tribune
added Sep 22, 2013 06:42
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WHO cites Turkey as a reference in struggling smoking

Turkey, which the World Health Organization (WHO) cites to the world as a reference in the struggle against smoking, will explain to 28 countries how to conduct studies on tobacco control within the scope of a project which will include the contributions
World Bulletin (tr)
added Aug 29, 2013 15:56
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WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco smoking 2000-2025 Second edition

World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 15, 2018 09:20
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[Korea - South] Passive Smoking Still a Real and Present Danger

"Some 30 percent of lung cancer patients in Korea are non-smokers, and passive smoking is being blamed," said Paek Yu-jin of Hallym University Medical Center...A study of 1,000 people in Seoul in 2013 showed eight out of 10 people being exposed to secondh
Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Mar 21, 2016 01:41
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As New Zealand looks to join plain packaging ranks, World Health Organisation steps up global awareness efforts

the world continues to wait for the World Trade Organisation’s decision over challenges to Australia's plain packaging regime. This is the most significant challenge to plain packaging and could yet determine just how quickly other countries adopt any rel
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Feb 24, 2016 11:19
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Revealed... the 116 things that cause CANCER - according to World Health Organization experts

IARC's group one, carcinogenic to humans category - those that definitely cause cancer: 1. Tobacco smoking / 13. Secondhand smoke / 37. Smokeless tobacco products
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:48
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