Headlines Tagged with Malaysia — 2,248 headlines found
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
The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) scored its biggest success this year with the seizure of almost RM350,000 worth of kretek (clove cigarettes) in the waters off Tanjung Tumbuk, near here, on Monday.
Oct 9, 2012 New Straits Times (my)
added Oct 9, 2012 16:25
Kelantan Tobacco Growers and Curers Association chairman Norman Md Noor said there are some 15,000 local tobacco growers whose main source of income will be at stake, should the government heed WHO's recommendations.
Oct 7, 2012 Sun Daily (my)
added Oct 7, 2012 17:16
The “Tak Nak” campaign, which ran from 2004 to 2010, was one of three programmes launched by the Health Ministry. There others were the Smoke-Free Generation Initiative; Malaysian Quit Smoking Services, or mQuit Programme, initiated in 2015; and KOTAK or
Feb 17, 2018 Yahoo!
added Feb 18, 2018 18:39
For the past few years, the three major tobacco companies, namely BAT Malaysia, JTI Malaysia and Philip Morris (M) Sdn Bhd, have been lamenting over the steep increases in tobacco excise taxes ...and the challenging operating environment in Malaysia with
May 9, 2017 The Edge (my)
added May 11, 2017 03:05