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[Asia-pacific] Singapore: Bans Chewing Gum, And Soon Menthol Cigarettes

The proposed measure drawing most attention, is the ban on sale of flavoured tobacco products, which includes menthol cigarettes... Let your views be heard – HPB’s public consultation can be accessed here and runs till 29 March 2015.
added Mar 14, 2016 18:35

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] First phase of ban on alternative tobacco products to take effect from Dec 15

Emerging tobacco products currently not available in Singapore will be banned with effect from Tuesday (Dec 15). The ban ensures "they do not gain a foothold or become entrenched in the Singapore market", the Ministry of Health (MOH) said on Monday (Dec
Straits Times (sg)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:32

[Asia-pacific, China, Singapore, Taiwan] Colour Run to continue in S'pore

Also, there would be a prescribed gap between the stage and the public, and smoking would be prohibited in the festival area, said the US-based global sports, entertainment and media firm.
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 1, 2015 21:53

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Proposed display ban: Cigarette sellers expect confusion / Buyers can't point at what they want

But most business owners said it is unlikely to affect sales much. Under the proposed amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act, retailers have to keep tobacco products out of patrons' sight, in opaque storage units. Private ps
Straits Times (sg)
added Jun 27, 2015 09:13

[Asia, Singapore] MOH, HPB, HSA consider ban of point-of-sale displays of tobacco products

The Ministry of Health (MOH), Health Promotion Board (HPB) and Health Sciences Authority (HSA) will be holding a public consultation to seek views from the public from Jun 25 to Jul 24, 2015 on proposed amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisement
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 25, 2015 15:32

[Asia-pacific] Emerging tobacco products to be banned in Singapore from Dec 15

such as smokeless cigarettes will be banned from Dec 15 this year, and the ban will be extended to cover more products such as oral snuff from Aug 1, next year...nasal snuff, oral snuff, as well as gutkha, khaini and zarda, which are chewable tobacco prod
TODAYonline (sg)
added Jun 15, 2015 10:31

[Asia, Malaysia] Don't dare to light it up in Singapore

So, Malaysian athletes heading south for the 28th SEA Games in Singapore next month had better heed this warning: smoking is strictly prohibited at virtually all indoor places and areas where the public congregates. Anyone caught flouting the rule will
The Star (my)
added May 17, 2015 10:02

[Asia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore] AHMAD: Time to impose fines on bad social behavior

They are seen smoking in areas of no smoking. ... Begin imposing fines and violators will think twice before committing a violation. In my opinion we should not waste time on studying why people do not respect the law.
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Dec 1, 2014 06:49

[Hong Kong, Singapore] Kenneth Ma does not want a smoker

The ambassador for Hong Kong's Quit Smoking programme Kenneth Ma said that he prefers to date a woman does not smoke. According to On CC, the TVB actor, who was filming for a campaign to raise awareness about smoking for the anti-smoking programme in TVB
added Mar 17, 2014 12:57

[Singapore] Radical action needed to stop people from smoking: Prof

One radical approach would be to adopt a recent propopsal to bar anyone born after 2000 from buying cigarettes, said tobacco control expert Ruth Malone. Professor Malone of the University of California San Francisco nursing school, who edits the journal
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 20, 2013 13:26
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