Regional updates archive

Smoke-free Melaka Launch

Smoke Free Melaka is an initiative of the Melaka State Government, the Ministry of Health and Melaka Health Department together with MyWATCH(Malaysian Women’s Action for Tobacco

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Vietnam Mass Media Campaign Result

  Tobacco control advocates in Vietnam recently held a press conference to announce new survey results of the mass media campaign conducted in December 2009.  This was supported

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Media Officers Workshop

  Last 26 – 27 April 2010, twelve media officers from the region participated in a workshop on media monitoring and communications systems in Vientiane, Lao PDR. 

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Tougher anti-smoking laws, 27/04/10

SMOKELESS tobacco products and innocuous-looking but potentially addictive bite-sized nicotine candies will be banned in Singapore, under stricter anti-smoking laws that were introduced in Parliament

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TFI Newsletter Vol. 3 No. 1

Tobacco Free Initiative Newsletter  Legislation to ban TAPS in Countries of Southeast Asia Enforcement and monitoring mechanism of TAPS regulations Reports on implementation of regulation

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