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Tobacco: the Empire strikes back

Since the time the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) was ratified by India in 2004 and the pathbreaking Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) was enacted, the tobacco industry in India was kept on the backfoot. Gro Harlem ... Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago

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WHO urges Vietnam for stricter tobacco rules

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged Viet Nam to fully implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) on World No Tobacco Day on May 31. Speaking at a conference to review the 10 years of FCTC implementation in Viet Nam ...
 VietNamNet Bridge21 minutes ago WHO urges Viet Nam for stricter tobacco rules  Viet Nam News15 hours ago Strengthening the tobacco control treaty on the ground  FCTC4 weeks ago Alcohol controls should match those on smoking  BDlive1 month ago

EU has duty to protect public health from tobacco

in Opinion Opinion Implementing the WHO's framework convention on tobacco control is key to tackling the industry's repeated legal challenges, says Nessa Childers. As we recognise the European week against cancer, we are also marking the world ...
 TheParliament.com2 days ago

Fact sheet - Tobacco: a barrier to sustainable development

Making implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) a priority in all countries will be critical to the achievement of the new sustainable development goals, says a new fact sheet. Titled Tobacco: A barrier to ...
 FCTC2 months ago

Health advocates call for stricter enforcement of the law banning the sales of cigarettes near schoolsBe Leilani S. Junio

6:03 am MANILA, March 17 — Health advocates from the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Alliance Philippines (FCAP) called on Tuesday for stricter enforcement of the law prohibiting the selling of cigarettes near universities and other ...
 Balita.org2 months ago

Big Tobacco:Why Smoking Is Not Going Away

The decline of smoking and tobacco use in the United States over the last 50 years is well-documented. The fact that smoking in America is at the lowest it has been in the last 50 years has reportedly saved over 8 million lives, and the decreasing ...
 Harvard Political Review2 weeks ago Big Tobacco: Why Smoking Is Not Going Away  Individual.com2 weeks ago Tobacco use declining but action needed to control efforts  Trade Arabia2 months ago Babies vulnerable to passive smoking  The Gulf Today2 months ago

Why Legislators Must Be Fair On Tobacco Legislation

ALL over the world, the issues around tobacco production, consumption and control occupy the attention of quite a lot of people spread across a colourful spectrum of those who think tobacco consumption should be banned and others who believe the ...
 Individual.com2 weeks ago Why legislators must be fairon tobacco legislation  The Guardian Nigeria2 weeks ago

Expert: Two-year grace period to ban smoking too long

PETALING JAYA: The proposed two-year grace period for eateries to ban smoking is too long, said a tobacco control consultant. Universiti Putra Malaysia Tobacco Control's Prof Dr Lekhraj Rampal said a six-month grace period should be adequate. ... weeks ago

Manufacturers behind low cigarette taxes in RI: Commission

The National Commission on Tobacco Control (Komnas PT) is warning about the potential influence of manufacturers over the government's ongoing efforts to determine the proper tobacco taxes that are currently being considered as a proven strategy to ...
 Jakarta Post3 weeks ago
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MoS, bureaucrats on guest list of tax meet funded by tobacco giants

Outfit organising conference works to undermine tobacco control policies, say activists. After courting controversy over its decision to stay implementation of 85 per cent pictorial warnings on packets of tobacco products, the NDA government ...
 Indian Express4 weeks ago
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