Headlines Tagged with Malaysia — 2,219 headlines found
The imminent closure of another major cigarette production facility exposes the flawed priorities in the government efforts to lower smoking rates, according to economists. They also said Putrajaya’s focus on the sin tax as well as possibly raising the s
May 17, 2017 Malay Mail (my)
added May 17, 2017 17:02
TOBACCO manufacturers are maintaining their stand that any additional tax increase on cigarettes will only spur the “burgeoning illegal cigarette trade”. The Confederation of Malaysian Tobacco Manufacturers (CMTM) said the move would see a “no-win situa
May 14, 2017 New Straits Times (my)
added May 14, 2017 21:00
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
Nine years ago, we moved from a double-storey house to an apartment... To add salt to the wound, just a month ago, another new expatriate moved into the unit right below ours. And he too puffs away on the balcony like nobody’s business.
May 9, 2017 The Star (my)
added May 10, 2017 15:59
Sandakan: Six public parks here will become restricted smoking areas from June 1 this year. Malaysia has declared all public parks as restricted smoking areas since last February.
Apr 27, 2017 Daily Express (my)
added Apr 29, 2017 02:53
Sabah recorded the highest prevalence of smoking in Malaysia at 28.4 per cent as compared to the national figure of 22.8 per cent in 2015, according to the National Health and Morbidity Survey (NHMS).
Apr 24, 2017 Borneo Post (my)
added Apr 24, 2017 23:09
Hiking up the price to RM21.50 a packet, coupled with stronger enforcement and anti-smoking policies, will also deter about 2.1 million Malaysians from picking up the habit, according to a study by the Health Ministry and Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
Apr 23, 2017 The Star (my)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47
KOTA KINABALU: Smoking is now banned in public parks in Sabah, said Sabah Health Department director Datuk Dr Christina Rundi. She said public parks in Sabah have agreed to be gazetted as no-smoking zones starting Feb 1 this year.
Apr 23, 2017 Borneo Post (my)
added Apr 24, 2017 23:20
SMOKING will be prohibited at three public parks in Klang, effective July 1 this year. The parks are Taman Bandar Di Raja, Taman Rakyat in Taman Sri Andalas and Pandamaran Sports Complex, Port Klang, An awareness campaign on the smoking ban at the park
Apr 21, 2017 The Star (my)
added Apr 22, 2017 22:26
[Asia-pacific] BRIEF-British American Tobacco Malaysia posts qtrly profit attributable 114.2 mln rgt
* Declared a first interim dividend of 40.00 sen per share, in respect of the fy ending 31 december 2017 * Year ago qtrly revenue 1.02 billion rgt, net profit 172.6 million rgt Source (bit.ly/2oYeWD6) Further company coverage:
Apr 20, 2017 Reuters
added Apr 21, 2017 19:27