Headlines Tagged with Federal/National — 17,905 headlines found
Thompson Ayodele, executive director of Initiative for Public Policy Analysis, a non-governmental organisation, has urged the federal government to implement laws on tobacco control instead of leaving the task to the private sector.
Jun 5, 2017 The Cable Newspaper (ng)
added Jun 5, 2017 16:50
between the change in the presidency and the subsequent confirmation of Gottlieb, the May 2016 “deeming rule” was likely just vapor smoke and mirrors in the rapidly evolving world of e-cigarettes.
Jun 5, 2017 Law360
added Jun 5, 2017 16:25
The Government is currently reviewing the Smoking Control Act of 1992 so as to enact a much stronger Tobacco Control law which shall be compliant with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Convention on Tobacco Control.
Jun 5, 2017 Weekend Post (bw)
added Jun 5, 2017 15:16
Dr Thein Sein, president of the People’s Health Foundation, said that the number of smokers started to increase in 2014. “Today, young people and students are smoking. They can buy cigarettes in the market easily and cheaply”. According to a 2014 surve
Jun 5, 2017 Myanmar Times (mm)
added Jun 5, 2017 15:13
Initiative for Public Policy Analysis (IPPA), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), on Monday called on the Federal Government to enforce its laws on tobacco production, marketing and consumption.
Jun 5, 2017 Daily Trust (ng)
added Jun 5, 2017 15:04
Anti-tobacco campaigners Friday welcomed price hike on cigarette in the proposed budget for 2017-2018 fiscal (FY), reports BSS. Placing the budget in the Parliament on Thursday, Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith said, "I am proposing to fix the pri
Jun 3, 2017 The News Today (bd)
added Jun 2, 2017 20:58
Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Health Julius Korir said the deaths due to tobacco use in the country have been steadily increasing hence the need to establish tobacco control measures such as offering dependence treatment and cessation services.
Jun 2, 2017 Coastweek (ke)
added Jun 2, 2017 18:01
Nigeria’s Health Minister, Isaac Adewole, has announced nine regulations in the Nigeria Tobacco Control Act that would be implemented by the federal government. The National Tobacco Control Act was signed into law in 2015 by former President Goodluck Jona
Jun 1, 2017 Premium Times (ng)
added Jun 2, 2017 03:29
A legislative Instrument (LI) to control the use of Tobacco in Ghana, has been launched by the Ministry of Health and the Ghana Health Service at a ceremony to commemorate the 2017 World No-Tobacco Day in Accra.
Jun 1, 2017 ghanabusinessnews.com (gh)
added Jun 2, 2017 03:29
[Asia] The smoky future of the tobacco farmers in India / No Tobacco Day asks rhetoric questions to India’s stand
‘At the crossroads of life and livelihood’ was a perfect name given to a study done on India’s tobacco industry; the second largest in the world after China. As the country endorses campaigns against the consumption of tobacco, the alternative employment
Jun 1, 2017 MIG - Media India Group (fr)
added Jun 1, 2017 22:36