Dummy cigarette packets with the proposed graphic health warnings that cover up to 85 per cent of the surface. Photo: Elizabeth Cheung Dummy cigarette packets with the proposed graphic health warnings that cover up to 85 per cent of the surface. Photo: Elizabeth Cheung
Dummy cigarette packets with the proposed graphic health warnings that cover up to 85 per cent of the surface. Photo: Elizabeth Cheung

Heat rising in Hong Kong’s war on tobacco

Smoking kills and costs taxpayers billions to treat. But a legal move to increase the size of health warnings on cigarette packets has met fierce resistance

Topic |   Smoking and vaping
Dummy cigarette packets with the proposed graphic health warnings that cover up to 85 per cent of the surface. Photo: Elizabeth Cheung Dummy cigarette packets with the proposed graphic health warnings that cover up to 85 per cent of the surface. Photo: Elizabeth Cheung
Dummy cigarette packets with the proposed graphic health warnings that cover up to 85 per cent of the surface. Photo: Elizabeth Cheung
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