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[Malaysia] Willpower, Mindset Needed To Quit Smoking During Ramadan - PPIM

Malaysian Muslim Consumers Association (PPIM) has created a '24-Hour Quit Smoking' programme to assist smokers. PPIM training director Dr Izham Nayan said the programme under the Community Practitioners of Moral and Healthy Living (KOMPAS) provided train
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:50

[Malaysia] Enlarging smoke-free areas might not help

Malaysian Non-Smokers' Rights Association is of the opinion that enlarge smoke-free areas will not effectively reduce the number of smokers in the country. The association urged the government to tackle the issue of smoking from educating the public since (my)
added Jun 19, 2014 10:52

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Indonesia Parliament Tops List Of Smoking Ban Offenders

Indonesian Consumers Foundation (YLKI) has named Indonesia's House of Representatives (Parliament) building as one of the smokiest buildings in Jakarta, in a recent report on the effectiveness of the city administration's 2010 ban on smoking inside the ca
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jun 5, 2014 10:40

[Asia, Malaysia] Marine cops foil contraband cigarettes smugglers

foiled an attempt to smuggle RM151, 200 worth of contraband cigarettes off the shores of Tanjung Siang, Bandar Penawar here. Its commander Asst Comm Paul Khiu Khon Chiang said that a group of men on the boat were in the middle of transferring the 1,500 c
The Star (my)
added May 20, 2014 13:00

[Malaysia] Operation on public transport smoking ban launched

An integrated operation on the smoking ban in public transport was launched today to ensure full compliance of the ruling among drivers. The operation involved the enforcement officers from the Ministry of Health, Royal Malaysian Police, Road Transport D (my)
added May 20, 2014 12:48

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand] The Smoking Truth about electronic cigarettes

The ongoing debate rages on with governments, medical experts and health practitioners weighing in on the use of electronic cigarettes. Entirely safe or not, smokers and/or non-smokers make a conscious decision to purchase them, but choosing to do so not
The Establishment Post
added May 16, 2014 10:44

[Malaysia] CAP urges Health Ministry to monitor sale of products using cigarette packagings

The Consumer Association of Penang (CAP) has urged the Health Ministry to monitor the sale of toys and food in packagings which look like cigarettes and targeting children. CAP president SM Mohamed Idris said products like chocolates, candy of a variety
Borneo Post (my)
added May 7, 2014 20:45

[USA] President Obama’s smoking problem in Malaysia

Malaysia’s government is battling against a smoking epidemic that threatens its young people — and it fears Barack Obama’s big Pacific trade deal will make the health crisis even worse. ... Malaysia’s fear is that it will suffer the same fate that Urugua
added Apr 28, 2014 02:34

Malaysia Firmly Rejects TPPA Intellectual Property Rights Proposal

Malaysia will firmly reject the proposal on intellectual property rights in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) involving drugs....secretary-general Shaari Ahmad Junid urged the government to be firm in getting exemption for tobacco and tobacco
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Apr 26, 2014 11:52

[Malaysia, USA] CHEAH: Open letter to President Barack Obama – Molly Cheah

Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control...urges you to make your visit to Malaysia more significant than the last time a US President, Lyndon Johnson, visited Malaysia in 1966 by stating your irrevocable support for Malaysia's total tobacco carve-out propos
The Malaysian Insider (my)
added Apr 24, 2014 11:28
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