Headlines Tagged with Pakistan — 1,516 headlines found
tobacco not only earns forex but contributes the most to Pakistan’s excise tax base. Unfortunately, there are two main problems that have capped the growth of this industry – illegal cigarettes and lack of agricultural credit.
Nov 24, 2015 Business Recorder (pk)
added Nov 24, 2015 04:02
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.
Jul 9, 2015 Deccan Herald (in)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:15
The minister said it was deplorable that these diplomats have strict laws against tobacco use in their own countries but here in Pakistan they have adopted different point of view over anti-tobacco laws. Several diplomats have sent letter to the Governme
Mar 27, 2015 Daily Times (pk)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:07
The Korean cigarette brand PINE is being smuggled into Pakistan since many years and became the single largest smuggled brand available in the country. Despite the hue and cry of many affected parties which includes the Government of Pakistan and KT&G w
Apr 14, 2014 ONLINE International News Network (pk)
added Apr 14, 2014 00:32
[Brazil, China, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia] Study: Most children in 6 countries know little of smoking warnings
Most children interviewed in Brazil, China, India, Nigeria, Pakistan and Russia knew little about cigarette health warning labels ... only 38 percent of 2,423 5- and 6-year-old children in the six countries studied had any awareness of warning labels curr
Feb 27, 2014 UPI
added Feb 28, 2014 04:44
[Pakistan] Affixing tax stamp on cigarette packs: Cigarette manufacturers concerned at proposal by FBR
Small Cigarette Manufacturers Association has expressed concern over recent proposal of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for affixing tax stamp on cigarette packs, terming it impracticable.
Mar 28, 2013 Business Recorder (pk)
added Mar 28, 2013 16:44
President Sarhad Chamber of Agriculture Ahsan Ullah Khan raised his voice in favour of more than forty thousand tobacco growers against the recommendations of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control and said that officials from Switzerland were not aware
Sep 6, 2012 Frontier Post (pk)
added Sep 6, 2012 08:07
TheNetwork has joined international tobacco control activists in applauding the Australian government for standing up to the bullying of the tobacco industry and taking strong and innovative action to reduce tobacco use, the world’s number one cause of pr
Aug 18, 2012 The News (pk)
added Aug 20, 2012 03:03
The ongoing struggle between those who advocate interests of cigarettes manufacturers and the ones who want to save next generations from smoking related diseases ended on Tuesday when the committee put its weight behind the manufacturers’ lobby.
May 9, 2018 Express Tribune (pk)
added May 9, 2018 14:33
the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination has suggested to the government to increase taxes on tobacco companies in the upcoming budget for fiscal year 2018-19. The ministry believes not only the tobacco companies have benefi
Apr 8, 2018 Express Tribune (pk)
added Apr 9, 2018 02:11