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has considerably increased among the youth, particularly among the higher secondary school and university students. He expressed these views while addressing a press briefing on “Sheesha smoking and its health hazard” at the School of Public Health, DUH
Mar 2, 2014 The News (pk)
added Mar 2, 2014 20:59
In Pakistan, tobacco use is a cause of death of around 160,100 persons every year, Federal Minister for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar said on Thursday. “Tobacco use is an important factor for the development of coronary heart disease, strok
Jun 1, 2018 Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
A research study carried out recently has discovered that maximum illicit cigarette sales does not amount to more than nine per cent in Pakistan... It shows that tobacco industry claims of more than 40% spurious cigarette sales were unfounded. This means
Apr 5, 2018 Express Tribune (pk)
added Apr 5, 2018 04:26
the Deputy Commissioner of Gujranwala himself resolved to quit smoking on Wednesday while launching the smoke-free city campaign in the district. Dr. Minhaj took pride in the Islamabad smoke-free model being replicated in Punjab as well. “I have already
Feb 22, 2018 The News (pk)
added Feb 22, 2018 16:44
Islamabad - In order to control tobacco consumption , the government has to increase the tobacco Tax while the introduction of the Tier-III taxation on premium brands resulted in the increase of the tobacco consumption , a survey revealed on Tuesday.
Nov 8, 2017 The Nation (pk)
added Nov 8, 2017 17:11
The experts term it a good solution towards the mushroomed problem of non-tax paid cigarettes by means of tracking them. However, hiring a foreign company or outsourcing any company for printing tax stamps on cigarette packs not only involves serious rep
Jun 26, 2016 Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Jun 27, 2016 02:35
government Tuesday issued a notification under which 85% of the front and back of cigarette packs and outers will have to carry a pictorial health warning. The notification was preceded by a Statutory Regulatory Order (SRO) last Friday for enhancement of
Mar 11, 2015 The News (pk)
added Mar 14, 2015 16:12
Gains in Asian countries such as Pakistan were more than offset by declines in European markets such as Russia and Poland. "Emerging market volumes are increasing, however, the trading environment in Western Europe remains challenging," the company said.
Apr 30, 2014 Reuters
added May 1, 2014 10:02
This video shows children in northwest Pakistan preparing tobacco leaves to be sent for drying. Children as young as five years old also work in tobacco farming, where they are vulnerable to poisoning from pesticides and other tobacco sicknesses.
Aug 27, 2012 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 3, 2012 23:33
Workers of a multinational tobacco company have vowed to continue struggle for securing their rights entitled to them under local and international labour laws.
Jun 18, 2012 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jun 21, 2012 09:47