Headlines Tagged with Malaysia — 2,248 headlines found
Malaysian Council for Tobacco Control (MCTC) today criticised the British American Tobacco (BAT) Malaysia for claiming illegal cigarette trades increased in Malaysia due to the 40 per cent excise duties hike. MCTC president Dr Molly Cheah said there were
Apr 29, 2016 Malay Mail (my)
added Apr 29, 2016 12:04
before passing a law based solely on an international trend, the government should take the time to carefully study whether the much-touted public health measure actually makes the public healthier....consumers and voters should ask themselves whether the
Mar 23, 2016 Malay Mail (my)
added Mar 23, 2016 16:05
says Deputy Health Director-General Datuk Dr Lokman Hakim Sulaiman. He said both are harmful to the body, “if you ask my professional opinion as a medical doctor”. “But the question is, do we have the political will to do this?” he said.
Nov 5, 2015 The Star (my)
added Nov 5, 2015 17:46
The number of smokers among Malaysian men population has shot up to 38% while that of female 1.4% and this trend is becoming a worrying concern. The figures were revealed at the Kuala Lumpur Nicotine Addiction Conference by Deputy Director-General of Hea
Apr 23, 2015 Sun Daily (my)
added Apr 23, 2015 11:39
Tobacco should be excluded from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) in order to protect the health of Malaysians, said the Malaysian Medical Association (MMA).
Aug 13, 2013 AsiaOne (sg)
added Aug 13, 2013 14:05
Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) ... Trade agreements and health concerns are linked because some companies selling tobacco, medicines and food are using these agreements to sue governments that introduce new regulations to safeguard public hea
Jul 1, 2013 The Star (my)
added Jul 5, 2013 12:59
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSK) launched a Pledge To Quit Right campaign in conjunction with World No Tobacco Day on May 31. The GSK team made a pit stop at Menara Star and got the staff members to post their pledges on the Pledge to Quit Right
Jun 3, 2013 The Star (my)
added Jun 4, 2013 09:51
The Health Ministry will closely monitor the sale of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes, said its minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai Monday. He noted that e-cigarettes containing liquid nicotine in various concentrations were being sold in the market.
Jan 14, 2013 The Star (my)
added Jan 14, 2013 08:23
A government source told The Star that the Health Ministry would, in the next two weeks, seek public feedback online on its tough plan to discourage Malaysians from ruining their health through smoking.
Nov 5, 2012 The Star (my)
added Nov 5, 2012 04:46
[Asia-pacific, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines] Chinese cigarette smugglers keep Southeast Asia lit
China is the world’s biggest supplier of tobacco products and source of most contraband shipments that reach many of Southeast Asia's estimated 122 million smokers
Aug 22, 2017 Asia Times
added Aug 24, 2017 04:29