Headlines Tagged with Bangladesh — 574 headlines found
Dhaka University has banned smoking inside all its buildings on the campus. A University Syndicate decision taken on Mar 21 has banned smoking inside all buildings -- faculties, institutes, offices, classrooms, laboratories and others, says a DU media s
Apr 5, 2016 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Apr 5, 2016 16:51
The deadline for starting the display is Mar 19 ... But the tobacco industry, in violation of [FCTC], wrote to the health ministry to make changes in the provision. bdnews24.com has a copy of their letter.
Jan 12, 2016 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Jan 13, 2016 06:52
Superstore ‘Prince Bazar’ at capital Dhaka’s Mirpur has been fined again for a breach of the tobacco control law. This time a Dhaka mobile court penalised it Tk 150,000 on Tuesday, nearly twice the amount it was slapped with in April this year for displa
Sep 30, 2014 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 30, 2014 14:48
Local and international experts warned this week that designated smoking areas in restaurants and workplaces, as allowed in Bangladesh’s proposed Bill for Amending Smoking and Tobacco Products Usage (Control) Act, 2005, will threaten the health of citizen
Jan 26, 2013 Asian Tribune
added Jan 26, 2013 05:14
NBR chairman Ghulam Hussain recently held a meeting with the VAT officials and instructed them to focus on three major sectors - tobacco, pharmaceuticals and cement. He instructed the taxmen to intensify intelligence activity to find out tax evasion in
Jan 4, 2013 Financial Express (bd)
added Jan 8, 2013 21:33
Major Mahbub said the fire could have been caused by an electrical fault or by a spark from a cigarette.
Nov 26, 2012 New York Times
added Nov 26, 2012 07:56
A group of anti-tobacco campaigners has made a petition to the Ministry of Finance under the Right to Information (RTI) Act to extract details of what they said 'its involvement with the amending process of tobacco control law and the tobacco industries.
Aug 13, 2012 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Aug 13, 2012 12:08
The Law Minister on Sunday assured anti-tobacco campaigners of plugging the loopholes in the tobacco control law to make it 'strong' for public health's sake.
Jul 30, 2012 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Jul 30, 2012 15:29
The amended tobacco control law will be passed after the budget session, health minister says acknowledging that finance ministry holds it back.
May 17, 2012 bdnews24.com (bd)
added May 18, 2012 04:13
Smoking in public is banned in Bangladesh and people caught smoking in public have to pay a fine. Despite this, people continue to smoke in public....Does tar in cigarettes have worse implications on female lungs than male ones? Does the smoke coming out
Jan 18, 2018 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Jan 17, 2018 20:01