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[Malaysia] Alarm As 'Shisha' Smoking Takes Urban Tanzania By Storm

- A new 'fashionable' trend of Shisha smoking among the youth especially young girls in the Tanzanian capital city Dar es Salaam is proving to be a concern. The Head of the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Unit in the Ministry of Health and Social Welfa
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jul 1, 2013 14:33

JT Malaysia cautions on adverse impact of cigarette tax rise

JT International Bhd (JT Malaysia) hopes the government will ensure that any excise tax increase on cigarettes will not worsen the illegal cigarette situation in Malaysia.
Business Times (my)
added Sep 18, 2012 01:36

[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-pacific, Malaysia] Indonesians Smoke 302 Billion Pieces Of Cigarettes In 2013

placing Indonesia on the top of Southeast Asian smokers' list, according to a research. The results of the research carried out by the Demographic Institute of the University of Indonesia's Economic Faculty indicated that cigarette consumption in Indones
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Mar 5, 2014 17:25

[Asia-pacific] '10,000 Malaysians die from tobacco smoking each year'

said Dr Amer Siddiq Amer Nordin, a coordinator of the Nicotine Addiction Research & Collaborating Centre (NARCC),the nicotine addiction research group of the University Malaya Centre of Addiction Sciences (UMCAS). Describing it as alarming, he said the fi
New Straits Times (my)
added Oct 7, 2013 14:49

[Asia] Malaysia's move to snuff out tobacco products in TPPA lauded

The New York Times has lauded Malaysia's resistance ... Malaysia Singa-pore Coffee Shop Proprietors' General Association came under fire for objecting to the Malaysian Government's plan to ban open display of cigarette packs. Malaysian Council for Tobacc
The Star (my)
added Sep 2, 2013 12:05

[Malaysia] Tobacco snuffed out in TPPA

In a victory for the anti-tobacco lobby, Malaysia has decided to remove tobacco from the list of goods that can be brought into the country under the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA). Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said t
Sun Daily (my)
added Aug 18, 2013 12:02

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Sales of illegal cigarettes may be funding crime syndicates

High sales of illicit cigarettes may be funding crime syndicates in Malaysia and possibly neighbouring countries, claims the Confederation of Malaysian Tobacco Manufacturers (CMTM). Statistics presented for the latest Illicit Cigarette Study at a press c
Sun Daily (my)
added Apr 4, 2013 15:05

[Malaysia] Health Ministry to monitor sale of e-cigarettes

BANGI: The Health Ministry will closely monitor the sale of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes, said its minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai yesterday.
Borneo Post (my)
added Jan 15, 2013 14:22

[Malaysia] Tobacco Company MD Pleads Not Guilty To Committing Graft

The managing director of tobacco company JT International Tobacco Sdn Bhd pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here Thursday to accepting a RM20,000 bribe from the manager of a security company, four years ago.
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added May 24, 2012 09:29
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