Headlines Tagged with Pakistan — 1,482 headlines found
Farmers in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa are bracing for yet another attack on their livelihood but this time by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as Pakistan has signed a Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), squeezing the already thin field for tobacco
Jul 1, 2012 The News (pk)
added Jul 1, 2012 18:53
Pakistan Tobacco Board (PTB) instead of helping tobacco farmers is promoting and supporting tobacco companies. Government did not seem to understand the importance of human factor as tobacco companies and PTB were exploiting tobacco growers.
Jul 22, 2012 Daily Times (pk)
added Jul 22, 2012 20:11
Hundreds of workers, most employed at sheesha cafes on The Mall, gathered at Liberty Chowk and then marched to Hussain Chowk. . . .organised by the Restaurant and Café Association of Punjab.
Jun 12, 2012 Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 12, 2012 11:28
Denying to issue separate direction to ban Sheeha at cafes, Lahore High Court Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial directed the Punjab Home secretary and Lahore district coordination officer to ensure enforcement of Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non
Jul 11, 2012 Express Tribune (pk)
added Jul 11, 2012 15:47
The members of the National Assembly on Wednesday voiced concerns over increasing trend of ‘sheesha’ smoking in the federal capital saying that the five-star hotels are also providing the same illegal facility inside their premises.
Oct 11, 2012 The News (pk)
added Oct 11, 2012 07:17
National and multinational companies have refused to begin buying tobacco until the commerce ministry and Pakistan Tobacco Board notify the start of the activity.
Jul 20, 2012 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jul 21, 2012 15:11
Rawalpindi and Islamabad Bar Associations have offered full support in tobacco control measures and saving the health’s rights of non-smokers
Jul 1, 2012 Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Jul 6, 2012 08:54
The World Health Organisation has asked the government to reduce area under cultivation of tobacco through fresh measures under Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, but tobacco companies consider this measure as an attack on farmers in Khyber Pakhtunk
Jun 30, 2012 The Nation (pk)
added Jul 1, 2012 14:26
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.
Jul 10, 2015 Pakistan Today (pk)
added Jul 11, 2015 10:41
[Afghanistan, Asia, Iran, Pakistan] Cigarette industry: 'FBR should tie revenue projections to market share'
officials of a cigarette manufacturing unit met the tax authorities at the FBR House to discuss the revenue implications of the illicit and counterfeit cigarette...Meanwhile, Minister (Trade), Washington D.C., Embassy of Pakistan, USA has informed the FBR
May 15, 2015 Business Recorder (pk)
added May 15, 2015 11:42