Headlines Tagged with Bangladesh — 587 headlines found
[Asia] Predictors of smoking cessation behavior among Bangladeshi adults: findings from ITC Bangladesh survey
Research findings on the predictors of smoking cessation behavior identified in Western countries may not be generalizable to smokers in the Southeast Asian countries (i.e ., Bangladesh)...
Aug 10, 2015 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Aug 10, 2015 20:07
a global marketing campaign — called Be Marlboro — that uses themes and images that appeal to youth. Now Philip Morris has canceled a series of concerts in Bangladesh after health advocates protested that the concerts violated the country’s tobacco contr
Nov 24, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 24, 2014 12:45
Anti Tobacco Media Alliance (ATMA) and Tobacco Control Coalition jointly organised the ATMA's regional meeting at the conference hall of Association for Community Development (ACD) demanding enhanced taxes on all tobacco products including bidi and ciga
May 27, 2014 Financial Express (bd)
added May 27, 2014 01:57
A new research report published by Policy Research Institute (PRI) titled "Tobacco Cultivation: An Assessment of Socio-Economic and Environmental Impacts" was officially launched recently, said a press release.
Oct 17, 2012 Financial Express (bd)
added Oct 22, 2012 14:21
farmers in Bangladesh find it to be financially more rewarding than other crops, according to a report published recently by the Policy Research Institute (PRI). The average earning of tobacco farmers is around 30 per cent higher than non-tobacco farmers
Oct 21, 2012 Financial Express (bd)
added Oct 21, 2012 14:40
The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project’s (ITC Project) study found that the price of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco increased ... This calls for a reform in the tobacco tax system as “tobacco users may switch between tobacco product
May 6, 2016 bdnews24.com (bd)
added May 7, 2016 18:46
The High Court has issued a rule asking why it should not order the government to take necessary steps for banning smoking in public places according to the existing law.
Feb 2, 2016 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Feb 3, 2016 01:21
Every year 2.5 lakh Bangladeshis die due to tobacco and the rate of death is 28 per hour, according to a report of World Health Organization (WHO) that was presented in a seminar yesterday.
Jan 13, 2015 Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Jan 12, 2015 23:36
A nine-member executive committee was formed in a function in Dhaka to run the Bangladesh Tobacco Control Research Network over the next two years. New York’s Bloomberg Philanthropies would fund the network where institutions and individuals could enrol
Sep 27, 2013 bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 26, 2013 23:40
An anti-tobacco law which parliament passed recently could "stumble" if proper implementation and monitoring were not ensured, anti-tobacco activists said on Sunday. Parliament recently passed an amendment to the anti-tobacco law with strict provisions
May 20, 2013 Dhaka Tribune (bd)
added May 20, 2013 09:29