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The Ceylon Tobacco Company PLC (CTC) says that its contribution to Government revenue, through excise tax fell to Rs. 87.4 billion during the year ending 31st December 2016.
Mar 5, 2017 The Sunday TImes (lk)
added Mar 5, 2017 01:16
The government will refund tobacco cess to exporters for promoting exports of the commodity and in this regard rules have been finalised, Minister of Commerce Khurram Dastgir Khan said on Thursday. He was speaking at the sidelines of a signing ceremony f
Mar 3, 2017 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Mar 4, 2017 17:12
Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB) must adopt a proactive approach and take all necessary steps for the welfare of tobacco farmers, Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan said on Thursday. He said that Tobacco Cess Refund Rules were framed to support tobacco e
Mar 3, 2017 The Nation (pk)
added Mar 4, 2017 17:10
Commerce Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan, Thursday, urged Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB) to adopt proactive approach and take all necessary steps for the welfare of tobacco farmers. It is the policy of the present government to help such farmers all over the
Mar 3, 2017 Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Mar 4, 2017 17:09
The National Legislative Assembly on Friday passed the final reading of the Tobacco Control Bill, which raises the minimum age to legally buy cigarettes from 18 to 20 years and bans the sale of individual...
Mar 3, 2017 Bangkok Post (th)
added Mar 3, 2017 22:04
Another lesson I learned from New Zealand, which would no doubt help immensely here in Shanghai, is that if the public attitude toward smoking in public shifts — basically smokers need to be viewed as social pariahs — then smokers will actually feel asha
Mar 4, 2017 Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Mar 3, 2017 20:00
The Parliament intends to ban naswar in Kyrgyzstan. The ban was discussed during consideration of the draft law proposing ...
Mar 2, 2017 AKIpress (kg)
added Mar 3, 2017 13:00
During the session of the Parliament on Wednesday, MP Altynay Omurbekova stated that the number of smokers and people who use naswar tobacco is ...
Feb 8, 2017 AKIpress (kg)
added Mar 3, 2017 12:59
CHINESE lawmakers and political advisers in Beijing for their annual meetings said they will push for a national indoor smoking ban. Shanghai on Wednesday became the latest major Chinese city to ban smoking in all indoor public venues, workplaces, and p
Mar 2, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Mar 3, 2017 03:37
A stricter smoking ban took effect on Wednesday in Shanghai, banning smoking in indoor public places, workplaces and public transport. The new regulation bans smoking in indoor areas of hotels, restaurants, entertainment venues, as well as airports, and
Mar 2, 2017 CCTV International (CCTV-9)
added Mar 3, 2017 03:29