Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Pakistan 1,268 headlines found

6 Views

[Asia, Pakistan, UK] HEALTH MINISTER’S ‘SURRENDER’ SURPRISES, TOBACCO CONTROL ADVOCATES Withdrawal of 85pc pictorial health warning

industry’s representatives in a high-level meeting not only got extended the deadline for one more month...they ‘convinced’ the well-intentioned health minister that the GHWs would only reduce the government revenues and lead to increase in smuggled cigar
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Jul 26, 2015 05:58
3 Views

[Asia] Pakistan Tobacco going high

Once again Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited (KSE: PAKT) has done a great job for the first half of this year. As per the notice to the KSE yesterday, the tobacco giant had received a massive boost to both its top line and bottom line during the six month
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Jul 23, 2015 15:44
15 Views

[Asia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka] Pakistan outdoes India in Tobacco control: WHO

Pakistan along with Bangladesh and Sri Lanka has implemented superior strategies to curb deaths caused by tobacco in comparison with India, according to a World Health Organisation (WHO) report.
Pakistan Today (pk)
added Jul 11, 2015 10:41
5 Views

[Asia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka] Neighbours outdo India in tobacco control, says WHO

Three of India’s next door neighbours — Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka — adopted better tobacco control strategies to curb deaths caused by tobacco, according to the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) report released on Tuesday.
Deccan Herald (in)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:15
2 Views

[Egypt, Lebanon, Mid-east, Pakistan, Tunisia] Application of the Abridged SimSmoke model to four Eastern Mediterranean countries

The Abridged SimSmoke model has been used to show the number of deaths from smoking and how MPOWER policies can be used to reach the WHO non-communicable deaths voluntary target for cigarette use reduction in four countries.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 20, 2015 22:21
10 Views

[Asia] Philip Morris Pakistan Limited

The company was formally known as Lakson Tobacco Company, which got incorporated in 1969 as a public limited company. Though the name changed in 2011 to Philip Morris Pakistan Limited, Philip Morris Inc (PMI) became its majority shareholder back in 2007.
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Jun 15, 2015 22:34
7 Views

[Pakistan] Tobacco harvest in full swing

harvesting of White Patta (WP) tobacco is in full swing across Swabi district, while tobacco companies and traders have begun preparations for the upcoming crop buying season with an aim to purchase 1.255 million kilogrammes crop this year.
DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jun 15, 2015 12:46
2 Views

[Asia, Pakistan] Trying to discourage? Smoking cigarettes to burn a bit more cash

From July 1, tobacco consumers will be paying approximately Rs7 more to buy a pack of 20 cigarettes... “Pakistan’s tobacco market is price sensitive, the increase will encourage illicit trade and smuggling,” an official associated with the industry said w
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 9, 2015 01:20
8 Views

[Asia, Pakistan] Cigarette retailers start overcharging after budget

After the announcement of increase in duty on tobacco products to 63 per cent from 58 per cent, the retailers have started selling old stocks of cigarettes at new (inflated) rates, even before the implementation of the government’s decision which was anno
The Nation (pk)
added Jun 7, 2015 10:32
4 Views

[Belarus, Europe, Pakistan, UK] Black market tobacco figures spark dispute

The study was commissioned by the tobacco industry and it examines the black market not just in the UK but across the whole of the European Union. But the report has sparked a major controversy with anti-smoking lobby groups accusing the companies of fu
Western Daily Press (uk)
added Jun 5, 2015 05:21
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines