Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to introduce tobacco controls. Photo: Reuters Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to introduce tobacco controls. Photo: Reuters
Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to introduce tobacco controls. Photo: Reuters

Smoking on increase in Shanghai's 'disaster zones'

Despite the introduction of tobacco controls three years ago, the city's inspectors find that the habit is on the increase in targeted areas

Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to introduce tobacco controls. Photo: Reuters Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to introduce tobacco controls. Photo: Reuters
Shanghai saw smoking rates rise in internet bars, entertainment venues and restaurants last year, despite becoming one of the first mainland cities to introduce tobacco controls. Photo: Reuters
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