Headlines Tagged with Malaysia — 2,219 headlines found
Big cigarette companies – driven out of the West – have been dumping their wares in India, invariably seducing teens to smoke. ... Maybe, a good start could be to educate students in schools and colleges about the terrible harm which tobacco use can caus
Nov 1, 2013 FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Nov 1, 2013 09:02
Acknowledging countries' rights to adopt their own domestic regulations on tobacco is one issue where the U.S. can and should gracefully demonstrate statesmanship and its determination to reduce the toll of preventable deaths. The U.S. Trade Representati
Sep 7, 2013 Daily Kos (blog)
added Sep 7, 2013 23:40
in a school that has sent shocked waves among their teachers. Puzzling them further is that the parents of the pupils caught with the e-cigarettes see no wrong for their children to...
Aug 31, 2013 The Star (my)
added Sep 1, 2013 02:58
Tobacco must be excluded from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) as it conflicts with Malaysia’s commitment to an international treaty on tobacco control, said Malaysian Women’s Action for Tobacco Control and Health (MyWatch). MyWatch adviser
Aug 16, 2013 The Star (my)
added Aug 16, 2013 02:50
And hence, Eye believe that the time has come for the Ministry of Health to carry out its role and responsibility in creating a healthier society, even if it means being tough and implementing bans and heavy penalties on the import, sales, possession and
Aug 4, 2013 Borneo Post (my)
added Aug 6, 2013 02:15
I JUST visited Genting Highlands Theme Park ... staff do not intervene to stop people from smoking in the park. I found this very disappointing, especially for families with young children.
Feb 1, 2013 Malay Mail (my)
added Feb 1, 2013 11:46
The proposal to reduce the tar and nicotine content in cigarettes as a preventive measure against tobacco-related diseases would be implemented in June this year, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.
Jan 18, 2013 BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jan 18, 2013 07:37
A NEW ban on lighting up in places such as bus stops has kicked in - . .. Yesterday, The Straits Times tagged along with a group of enforcement officers from the National Environment Agency (NEA). Five smokers were given warnings in the space of an hour
Jan 17, 2013 The Star (my)
added Jan 17, 2013 07:58
deputy minister Datuk Rosnah Abdul Rashid Shirlin. "The Ministry supports the action of the Australian Government in implementing the plain packaging as a move to reduce smoking there. "However, we have no intention at the present moment to follow suit
Nov 22, 2012 The Star (my)
added Nov 22, 2012 06:29
[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Not ‘kiddie pack’ but mini pack, and there are reasons: Tobacco firms (corrected)
TOBACCO companies have said there are reasons for introducing small cigarette packs in Malaysia. Responding to The Star, they also pointed out that these were not “kiddie packs”, but smaller packs of 10 sticks.
Sep 7, 2017 The Star (my)
added Sep 7, 2017 15:34