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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

[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

[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

Research and Markets: Analyzing the Tobacco Industry in Singapore

Business Wire
added May 16, 2012 16:40

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] MOH seeks public feedback on standardised tobacco packaging with bigger graphic health warnings

The Ministry of Health (MOH) will be seeking public feedback on the standardised packaging of tobacco products, including increasing the size of graphic health warnings by 25 per cent, in a six-week consultation exercise from Monday (Feb 5).
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 4, 2018 19:04

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Total ban on e-cigarettes to come into force soon

will completely outlaw electronic cigarettes, making it illegal to light up the device even at home. Only the sale, import and distribution of these battery-powered devices are against the law now. There are also no penalties for users of e-cigarettes t
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:30

[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

[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

[Asia, Singapore] Feedback wanted on proposed rules to raise legal smoking age, curb e-cigarette use

public consultation from Tuesday (Jun 13). The proposed changes to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act include raising the minimum legal age for the sale, purchase, use and possession of tobacco products from 18 to 21, the Ministry of H
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 12, 2017 14:16

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Heated tobacco products just as bad as cigarettes: Amy Khor

Allowing the use of heated tobacco products here could draw a much larger group of users — especially among youth — and there is no compelling reason or practical benefit in allowing such emerging tobacco products, said Senior Minister of State for Health
TODAYonline (sg)
added Mar 3, 2017 13:08
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