Headlines Tagged with Bangladesh — 565 headlines found
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
Star Lifestyle had an opportunity to sit with Dr Lim at the Parkway Cancer Centre, Singapore. He shared his vast experience regarding cancer - lung cancer in particular.
Apr 25, 2017 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Apr 25, 2017 15:46
In a strange paradox, cigarette prices in Bangladesh are among the lowest in the world, and local hand-rolled ‘bidis’ are even cheaper. But the tax rates are higher than in Norway which is the most expensive country for cigarettes, according to a WHO an
Apr 20, 2017 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Apr 21, 2017 20:38
The field is shared by Saptibari High School with 700 students. There is also a school for the blind adjacent to the tobacco market. Students of 11 other schools and colleges face the same situation due to tobacco bazaars that have invaded the school fie
May 17, 2013 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added May 19, 2013 11:17