Headlines Tagged with Bangladesh — 584 headlines found
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
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
Japan Tobacco Inc. and its affiliates have agreed to buy United Dhaka Tobacco Co. Ltd., Bangladesh’s second-largest tobacco company, from conglomerate Akij Group for roughly 124.3 billion Bangladeshi taka ($1.5 billion), the Tokyo-based tobacco giant said
Aug 6, 2018 Law360
added Aug 7, 2018 03:05
Trend in the affordability of tobacco products in Bangladesh: findings from the ITC Bangladesh Surveys [FREE FULL TEXT]
in countries experiencing rapid economic growth, significant tax increases are needed to counteract the effect of income growth, in order for the tax increases to be effective in reducing tobacco use.
May 28, 2018 Tobacco Control
added May 29, 2018 03:21
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
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
Local and international experts warned on Thursday 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 commo
Jan 25, 2013 The Independent (bd)
added Jan 28, 2013 17:46
Issuing a notification soon: Minister
Jun 9, 2012 Financial Express (bd)
added Jun 9, 2012 16:26
The government has been urged to raise tobacco taxes and pass the anti-tobacco law to slash the number of consumers to save lives.
May 15, 2012 bdnews24.com (bd)
added May 15, 2012 12:21