Headlines Tagged with Pakistan — 1,527 headlines found
General Manager of British American Tobacco (BAT) said that his company is the strongest advocate for responsible smoking. General Manager (GM) James Lafferty of BAT-Philippines further said that BAT is against the strategy of selling loose sticks of ciga
Feb 23, 2013 Daily Times (pk)
added Feb 23, 2013 12:36
The Senate Special Committee on the causes of declining tax revenues from the tobacco sector is scheduled to be held today (Wednesday). Sources in the cigarette industry informed Pakistan Today that the Senate panel is likely to finalise its recommendati
Sep 11, 2018 Pakistan Today (pk)
added Sep 12, 2018 00:53
[Asia, India, Pakistan] Saba Qamar's smoking pictures leaked on social media, conservatives ask 'Are you even a Muslim?'
Today in daily sexism and misogyny: Saba Qamar has dethroned Mahira Khan to become the archetypal 'Muslim woman who also likes her cigarettes'. A few photographs of the accomplished Pakistani actor have gone viral on social media. So while the photos hav
Jul 25, 2018 Firstpost.com (in)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:25
Tobacco use is a attributable risk factor for deaths due to cardiovascular diseases, cancers, and respiratory diseases despite Pakistan being a signatory to World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.
Apr 24, 2018 Daily Times (pk)
added Apr 24, 2018 00:24
The introduction of third-tier federal excise duty (FED) on cigarettes – which will result in a 50 percent reduction in tax on tobacco products – is likely to increase their consumption in the country. According to a report, Pakistanis smoke over 65 bill
Jun 19, 2017 The News (pk)
added Jun 19, 2017 04:32
Pakistan is losing billions of rupees in annual excise revenue due to large scale and organised smuggling of internationally popular cigarette brands into Pakistan via Afghanistan. A report by Tobacco Farmers Welfare Association (TFWA) estimates an annua
Jul 22, 2016 The Nation (pk)
added Jul 22, 2016 16:58
The government is facing huge challenges in the collection of taxes from the tobacco industry, as the national exchequer is being deprived of Rs24 billion on an annual basis due to illicit trade of cigarettes, according to a research report issued on Wedn
May 12, 2016 The News (pk)
added May 12, 2016 12:30
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