Headlines Tagged with Caribbean — 150 headlines found
According to Minister of Health, John Boyce, producers, manufacturers and distributors of cigarettes will now have to ensure that included in the packaging and labels of cigarettes are graphic illustrations and strong wording to inform persons of the dang
Jan 25, 2017 Barbados Advocate (bb)
added Jan 25, 2017 23:23
Carreras, which currently uses text on retail packages warning of the likely impact on the well-being of users, it will also now be using pictures and pictograms, depicting diseases that may arise from the consumption of tobacco products.
Jan 6, 2013 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jan 6, 2013 14:24
CARICOM Member States have taken a major step in meeting their obligation under Article 11 of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), a release from the Caricom Secretariat said on December 12.
Dec 17, 2012 Stabroek News (gy)
added Dec 18, 2012 02:29
The Jamaica Office of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) recognizes the efforts made by the Ministry of Health to protect the rights of local citizens to a tobacco free environment. Last week on National World Diab
Nov 23, 2012 Jamaica Information Service (jm)
added Nov 23, 2012 14:58
Under the change, implemented Aug. 16, cigarette products will include photos of children with breathing masks, discolored gums and blackened lungs. Facts about the harmful effects of smoking will also be included on every cigarette box.
Aug 20, 2017 teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:47
Wednesday on The Chad Hasty Show guest host Steve Evans was joined by premium cigar maker Don Collins from the Puerto Rico Tobacco Corporation, to talk about tobacco, cigars and cigar manufacturing.
Dec 28, 2016 KFYO News/Talk 790
added Dec 29, 2016 00:36
The USVI Department of Health (D.O.H.) officially launched its “Be Smoke-Free Tobacco Campaign,” with the posting of billboards in select areas on St. Croix (Hannah’s Rest, Villa Lorraine and Sunny Isle Shopping Center), D.O.H. announced today. The camp
Jul 28, 2017 Virgin Islands Consortium (vi)
added Jul 28, 2017 15:05
the result of ERC's extensive market research covering the Americas cigarettes market. It provides an analysis of changing consumption patterns and evolving market drivers in the cigarettes industry in the region. This report provides detailed market data
Dec 4, 2014 PR Newswire
added Dec 4, 2014 13:40
Following the 35th meeting of the Caribbean Community's Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) in Guyana last December, all cigarettes sold and distributed in the region must start carrying pictorial health warnings by the end of this year.
Jan 17, 2013 Caribbean360 (bb)
added Jan 21, 2013 12:33
At least 100 workers, the majority of them women, have fallen ill after breathing in a chemical substance that was used to fumigate a tobacco plant in the Dominican Republic. The workers were taken to hospital for nausea, vomiting, head pain and body sp
Aug 7, 2017 teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:49