Headlines Tagged with Pakistan — 1,469 headlines found
In tobacco sector, Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited paid tax of Rs 2,014,044,649 during tax year 2015 as compare to tax payment of Rs 118,924,543 by Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited.
Sep 10, 2016 Business Recorder (pk)
added Sep 10, 2016 20:34
Over 25 laws exist for checking illegal cigarette trade alone with 13 law enforcing agencies responsible for cracking down on tax evaders, smugglers, counterfeit brand manufacturers who inflict loss of billions on the national exchequer per annum, but the
Sep 7, 2016 The News (pk)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:00
Members and the chair of the Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services (NHS) on Tuesday said they were not in favour of a bill for banning tobacco advertisements and expressed sympathy with tobacco companies, growers and retailers.
Aug 31, 2016 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Aug 31, 2016 14:38
out of which 6% are women. According to a report, 15.6 million Pakistanis smoke tobacco and males between the ages of 15-49 were more likely to use tobacco as compared to women. “Tobacco kills 6 million people around the world out of which 80% deaths oc
Aug 22, 2016 Daily Times (pk)
added Aug 25, 2016 14:29
PTI members Aqib Ullah and others would raise the issue of expiry of tenure of the board of directors of the Pakistan Tobacco Board, low rate of tobacco crop and refusal of tobacco companies, including Pakistan Tobacco Company and Philip Morris, to purcha
Aug 15, 2016 Daily Times (pk)
added Aug 15, 2016 13:21
The report urged for immediately implementation of Article 13 that comprehensively bans tobacco advertisement, promotion and sponsorship and Article 11 of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control which calls for plain packaging.
Aug 9, 2016 Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (pk)
added Aug 12, 2016 18:04
Pakistan is losing billions of rupees in the annual excise revenue due to large scale and organised smuggling of internationally renowned brands into Pakistan via Afghanistan...brands like Benson & Hedges, Dunhill, Marlboro, Pine etc. are proliferating am
Jul 21, 2016 Daily Times (pk)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:27
Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination will meet today (Wednesday) to consider the Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non-smokers Health (Amendment) Bill, 2016.
Aug 3, 2016 APP (Associated Press of Pakistan) (pk)
added Aug 8, 2016 15:21
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
More than 1.6 billion illegal (non-tax paid) cigarettes are smoked on an average every month in Pakistan. “Approximately, one out of every four cigarettes consumed in Pakistan is illicit which is 137 basic points higher than the global average,” accordin
Jul 20, 2016 DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jul 21, 2016 04:29