Headlines Tagged with Singapore — 1,144 headlines found
Any assertion of smoking being a right has no legal or philosophical basis. A right is usually linked to inherent human dignity as opposed to a political weapon used to achieve political ends. One way the Government can control smoking without a politic
Dec 30, 2014 TODAYonline (sg)
added Dec 30, 2014 13:55
The ban on shisha in Singapore will take effect on Friday, 28 November, the Ministry of Health reminded the public on Thursday. “With effect from 28 November 2014, shisha will be banned in Singapore via the publication of the Prohibited Tobacco Products
Nov 27, 2014 Yahoo!
added Nov 27, 2014 15:24
National Environment Agency (NEA) booked 15,230 people for smoking offences between April last year and May this year, 9,228 of which were for smoking in newly prohibited areas....include common areas in residential buildings, sheltered walkways and bus s
Jul 7, 2014 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jul 7, 2014 10:49
Sng told the judge in Hokkien: "I'm very old and I have many mental problems. I assure you that I'll not be coming back to court again." To which Judge Chay shot an immediate reply: "I hope so. At your age, you don't have 12 months to waste."
May 8, 2014 AsiaOne (sg)
added May 11, 2014 12:59
The authorities are looking to form a volunteer corps of individuals who will be empowered to fine offenders who litter, spit, urinate and smoke in prohibited places. Initially envisioned as an anti-litter volunteer corps — trained and given the same war
Mar 17, 2014 TODAYonline (sg)
added Mar 17, 2014 00:43
Cancer is on the rise in Singapore - especially those linked to bad habits associated with the modern lifestyle, including smoking and eating too much. According to the latest available figures from two years ago, 12,123 people were diagnosed with cance
Feb 3, 2014 Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 4, 2014 14:40
To improve air quality in communal spaces, the first community-led smoke-free zone was launched at Nee Soon South on Sunday. The one-year initiative will cover the communal spaces in Nee Soon Zone South D including the Yishun Stadium, Sports Hall and Re
Jan 5, 2014 Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 6, 2014 02:15
Nobel prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz wrote to each of the 12 participating nations warning that the deal and the secrecy surrounding it presented ''grave risks''. ... allow foreign corporations to sue sovereign governments. Tobacco company Phil
Dec 9, 2013 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Dec 9, 2013 15:24
They say that Ms Houghton was asked to leave because of her smoking habit - something forbidden by the pageant as well as the hotel where the contestants stayed.
Nov 27, 2013 Malaysia Chronicle.com
added Nov 30, 2013 00:33
Nee Soon South will become a mega no-smoking area by the end of the year. However, some residents think people won't follow the rules and they won't make a difference. …
Jul 12, 2013 Yahoo!
added Jul 12, 2013 16:17