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[Singapore] S'pore studying more ways to curb smoking: PM Lee

Singapore is studying more ways to discourage people from smoking, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said at a community event yesterday to mark the setting-up of "designated smoking points" in all of Nee Soon South.
AsiaOne (sg)
added Jan 26, 2015 11:55
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[Singapore] Malaysian cigarette smuggling rings paying big bribes for 'smooth passage'

Syndicates are prepared to offer bribes as high as RM40,000 ($16,000) per shipping container to Customs officers in exchange for "smooth passage" of contraband cigarettes and liquor into the country, reported Mingguan Malaysia.
AsiaOne (sg)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:36
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[Singapore] LETTER: Conduct nicotine tests in schools

I wonder whether underage smoking is being perpetuated by passive attitudes among school administrators, who may sweep such incidents under the carpet for fear of tarnishing their school’s reputation. If vision and aural checks can be performed regularl
TODAYonline (sg)
added May 21, 2014 14:30
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[Singapore] Three prosecuted for online sales of e-cigarettes

Health Sciences Authority (HSA) has taken enforcement action against the illegal sale of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in Singapore and seized 490 sets of e-cigarettes worth an estimated $25,000 from three peddlers over the last 3 months, according
TODAYonline (sg)
added Apr 21, 2014 09:53
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[Asia] Cyclists show support for tobacco-free Singapore

50 cyclists took on a 100-kilometre ride at 4am Saturday to show their support for a tobacco-free Singapore. The group includes healthcare leaders, doctors, teachers and medical students and members of the public. They were led by Dr William Tan, a para
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jul 21, 2013 05:48
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[Asia, Singapore] 18 Vietnamese contraband cigarette peddlers nabbed

Singapore Customs have smashed a Vietnamese peddling ring dealing in contraband cigarettes and arrested 18 Vietnamese. Over 1,500 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes worth more than S$15,300 were seized in the pre-dawn operation. The duty and goods and ser
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Apr 9, 2013 14:59
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[Singapore] With these signs all over Bukit Merah market, there's no excuse for smoking here

STOMP (Straits Times Online Mobile Print) (sg)
added Jan 21, 2013 16:39
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Research and Markets: Analyzing the Tobacco Industry in Singapore

Business Wire
added May 16, 2012 16:40
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Retailers see dip in sales of cigarettes after display ban

after the owner placed an opaque sheet over the cigarette boxes on sale two weeks ago, sales dropped by up to 50 per cent. Faced with the prospect of falling profits, Mr Jonathan Poh, 42, who helps his parents run the coffee shop, is thinking of ending t
The New Paper Online (sg)
added Aug 2, 2017 14:47
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Public Consultation on Proposed Amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act

1. The Ministry of Health (MOH) is proposing amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act (TCASA) to further enhance Singapore’s tobacco control measures. The TCASA: Prohibits advertisements, promotions and sponsorships relating
Singapore Ministry of Health (sg)
added Jul 4, 2017 00:18
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