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[Asia, Pakistan] Cigarette manufacturing: GHW regulations should not have impeded stakeholders' rights: Philip Morris

it is therefore important that legitimate business, being the most relevant stakeholder, should be involved with regulations and policymakers in an open and transparent manner to contribute to the policy development. Amjad Iqbal Director Government Rela
Business Recorder (pk)
added Mar 2, 2016 09:05
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[Asia, Pakistan] NO SALE OF TOBACCO IN ISLAMABAD WITHOUT LICENCE

Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration has banned sale of tobacco in the city without holding licenses by retailers, official sources said. According to sources in Excise Department of ICT, more than 1000 notices were issued to tobacco retailer
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Feb 17, 2016 17:53
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[Pakistan] Minister earns ire by attending tobacco industry event

Minister of State Tariq Fazal Chaudhry invited criticism by gracing a tree plantation event in the city on Monday. Since his ministry is devoted to make Islamabad smoke-free, some environment enthusiasts took offence to his presence at the event where th
PakistanHerald.com
added Feb 16, 2016 13:32
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[Asia, Pakistan] Islamabad administration bans cigarette sale without license

District administration has banned sale of cigarettes without license today. Any shopkeeper who is found guilty of selling cigarettes without bearing a proper license will spend time in jail.
The Nation (pk)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:47
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[Asia, Pakistan] SC DIRECTS IMPLEMENTATION OF RESTRICTION ON TOBACCO

directed Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination to implement the relevant provisions of the tobacco control law as it had full power to do so. It may be recalled that a tobacco manufacturing company M/s Phillip Morris Pakista
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Feb 4, 2016 17:44
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[Asia, Pakistan] HEALTH MINISTRY URGED TO EFFECTIVELY COUNTER TOBACCO INDUSTRY TACTICS

TheNetwork for Consumer Protection condemning the Health Ministry’s decision of giving another one-month extension to the industry in raising the size of pictorial health warning to 85% on cigarette packs.
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Feb 1, 2016 18:15
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[Asia, Pakistan] Tobacco industry given more time to enlarge warnings

ISLAMABAD: A year since the Minister of National Health Services (NHS) promised to do so, the warning labels on cigarette packs could not be enlarged from 40 to 85 pc. In fact, Minster NHS Saira Afzal Tarar on Friday gave the tobacco industry another mo
DAWN Group of Newspapers (pk)
added Jan 30, 2016 22:44
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Pakistani man dies in cigarette-caused explosion

the 60-year-old man went to his bathroom, where gases and fumes had accumulated due to petrol being stored there, and lit a cigarette.
 The resulting explosion burnt Nizamuddin to death.
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Jan 23, 2016 16:12
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[Asia, Pakistan] SACKING 33 KP WORKERS DICTATORIAL MINDSET OF PTI: GHANI

Ghani expressed these views while taking serious notice of retrenchment of 33 workers of Phillip Morris Tobacco Company and booking them in fake cases. Senator Ghani vowed that the PPP won’t remain calm over this tyranny that the PTI’s provincial governm
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Jan 8, 2016 15:31
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[Asia, Pakistan] Protesting dismissal: Swabi police arrests former tobacco employees

Police arrested 35 labourers in Swabi Thursday morning for protesting against the termination of 141 employees from a leading tobacco manufacturing company. Labourers took to the streets where they blocked roads, thereby disrupting traffic. The protest c
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jan 8, 2016 02:08
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