Headlines Tagged with Asia — 4,271 headlines found
There is bad news for smokers as cigarettes will cost more in UP as the state government has increased VAT on all kinds of tobacco, including cigar and ‘khaini’, up to 40 per cent besides imposing a ban on sale of loose cigarettes.
Sep 24, 2015 Daily Pioneer (in)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:27
Health council disappointed as price of average pack of cigarettes climbs 'only' HK$4 to HK$54
Feb 26, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Feb 26, 2014 14:10
BAT’s move back into Burma comes as a steady stream of western companies, such as Norway’s Telenor, are looking to do business in a state once shunned by the international community. British American Tobacco is returning to Burma a decade after campaign
Jul 9, 2013 Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 8, 2013 16:42
military, civilian and contractor members of the Tali-banned Cigar Aficionado Club here say it’s more than a nicotine fix. It’s a bond of friendship, an escape from the drudgery of deployed life and a taste of home. The group takes its name from the fact
Dec 10, 2016 Stars & Stripes
added Dec 10, 2016 18:05
"Consequent upon a High Court order passed in favour of the company, the company will soon resume manufacturing of cigarettes at its factories," ITC said in a filing to the BSE.
Apr 16, 2016 Times of India
added Apr 16, 2016 11:10
The Saudi customs authority has raised import taxes on cigarettes, it said on Monday, days after some shop owners in the kingdom removed packs from their shelves in anticipation of price hikes. Saudi Customs changed its assessment of the value of certai
Mar 14, 2016 Reuters
added Mar 14, 2016 18:46
As per the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) 2003, smoking in public places is banned and those who violate the law will be slapped a fine of Rs 200, said additional deputy commissioner Sathish Kumar.
Sep 29, 2015 Deccan Herald (in)
added Sep 28, 2015 17:36
Against a backdrop of delays in making pictorial health warnings on cigarette packs mandatory, almost 110, 000 new smokers have taken up smoking within the last five years, The Nation learns. Senior House Officer at the National Cancer Institute, Mahara
Apr 7, 2013 The Nation (lk)
added Apr 7, 2013 00:55
consumption of tobacco products in work places, healthcare, education, sport-rehabilitation facilities, places with fire risks, including gasoline stations and other public places punished with a fine at the size of 1/3 sizes of minimal salary.
Jan 6, 2016 AzerNews (az)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:18
Things only began to change in the early 2000s, when Kim Jong Il decided to start a massive anti-smoking campaign...North Koreans are exposed to the view of Kim Jong Un, who is said to be a chain-smoker. He is often shown with cigarettes (usually, his fav
Dec 5, 2015 NK News
added Dec 5, 2015 17:59