Regional updates archive

Tobacco law fines in works

The Ministries of Health and Information are working together to put some teeth into last year’s law restricting the advertisement of tobacco products to sale

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Smoke signals

A debate over vaping touches deeper nerves KRYPTONITE, Paddle Pop and Breakfast Crunch are just a few of the flavoured “vape juices” sold to connoisseurs

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Indoor smoking down sharply

Almost half of a year after the implementation of a new tobacco control regulation in Beijing, smoking in public places has greatly decreased and public

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Suppressing Demand of Cigarette

Increment of tobacco excise tariff followed by the increase of cigarette price does not reduce the consumption and production of cigarette. Suppressing Demand of Cigarette

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Unreliability of the study

If there’s anything to learn from the latest Oxford Economics (OE) study on illicit tobacco trade released recently in Hong Kong to a selective group

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