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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Low-tar cigarette lawsuit not over, as campaigner vows to keep up health fight

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:13am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... The tobacco industry is state-owned and falls under the State Tobacco Monopoly Administration. The industry generated 816.1 billion yuan in taxes last year, a near 14 per cent increase year on year, ...

  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Black lungs, rotting teeth: China urged to use graphic warnings on cigarette packs

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:45am by Staff Reporter

    ... source of tax revenue. The mainland is one of the few markets in the world that has state-owned monopolies running tobacco production and trade, via the China National Tobacco Corporation. ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Maoming officials vow petrochemical plant will be shelved if public opposes it

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 04:13pm by Adrian Wan

    ... and state-owned oil giant Sinopec. The demonstration started peacefully in the morning. Two witnesses said the number of participants rose from several hundred to more than a thousand once the march ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    China bans officials from smoking in public

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 12:13pm by Associated Press

    ... and restaurants, but these are not strictly enforced. Experts say huge revenues from the state-owned tobacco monopoly hinder anti-smoking measures. “Smoking remains a relatively universal phenomenon ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Hongkongers warned to avoid mainland wet markets as H10N8 bird flu kills woman

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 11:21pm by Emily Tsang, Zhuang Pinghui

    ... strain, H7N9. He is in a critical condition. The professor, Chen Ze, of the Shanghai Institute of Biological Products, a research arm of a state-owned pharmaceutical firm, said H10N8, which ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Shanghai citizens quizzed on friends' mental health

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... a psychiatric ward in Wuhan, Hubei, in April last year. He had been locked up for more than four years in a hospital affiliated with the state-owned Wuhan Iron and Steel, because he had a salary dispute ...

  7. News - China Insider - HEALTH

    After GSK, Bayer also targeted in Chinese pharmaceutical probe

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 06:32pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... targeting foreign enterprises.  ...

  8. News - China Insider - HEALTH

    Starbucks lids in Taiwan to be changed after failing heat test

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 02:51pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Starbucks in Taiwan said it was planning to replace its polystyrene lids- known as No 6 lids- at all stores after the coffee cup covers appeared to melt in 90-degree heat, potentially a health risk, media reported on Tuesday. President Starbucks Coffee, a joint company of Starbucks Coffee International and Taiwan’s Uni-president Enterprises, said ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Two more cooking oils contain carcinogenic Benzopyrene

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... limit of 10. Another, at 3.1 micrograms per kilogram, exceeded the EU's limit of two. The highest concentration was found in a sample from New World Enterprise (HK). It was from the same ... World Enterprise is a supplier. The chemical was not detected- or was below the EU limit- in the other samples, the centre said. It added that the problematic batch from mainland manufacturer ...

  10. News - China - HEALTH

    Smoking on increase in Shanghai's 'disaster zones'

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... departments and institutions and another 100 enterprises smoke-free environments this year. On the mainland, small Chinese characters warning that smoking is detrimental to health are printed ...




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