Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Smoking for the Economy

In Hubei Province in central China, local government issued a regulation determining quotas of cigarettes to be consumed by all public employees. They must be local brands to stimulate the local economy. It is estimated that quotas requiring consumption of 230,000 additional cigarettes a year will generate 4 million RMB for the local economy.

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