Headlines Tagged with Singapore — 1,158 headlines found
Smokers at Orchard Road are up in arms about a new rule banning smoking in all public areas along the shopping district from 1 July next year. They question the aim and effectiveness of the ban announced by the National Environment Agency on Friday (30
Jun 30, 2017 Yahoo!
added Jun 30, 2017 21:07
[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Smokers won't be able to light up freely at Orchard Road from July next year
Smoking corners within food establishments in the Orchard Road area will also be removed by July 1. However, malls and building owners are free to set up designated smoking areas (DSAs) if they wish to do so.
Jun 30, 2017 AsiaOne (sg)
added Jun 30, 2017 18:01
Two restaurants on Arab Street were fined a total of S$12,300 on Tuesday (Jun 20) for selling shisha without a valid licence, the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said. Rupesh Kumar Singh, the director of Nasrin Restaurant at 58 Arab Street, was fined S$1
Jun 21, 2017 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 21, 2017 15:10
A company director has been fined for selling shisha at two restaurants in Kampong Glam without licences, the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said on Wednesday (June 21). Mr Rupesh Kumar Singh was the director of Tehrani Corporation Pte Ltd which owned N
Jun 21, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Jun 21, 2017 15:10
Plain packaging is expected to lead to a spike in both the demand and supply of illicit cigarettes locally, on top of possibly bringing back a long forgotten scourge and little-known new vice - counterfeit cigarettes and electronic cigarettes.
Jun 12, 2017 The New Paper Online (sg)
added Jun 12, 2017 14:17
[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
Jun 12, 2017 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 12, 2017 14:16
Cancer is the No. 1 cause of death in Singapore, and its prevalence has been rising steadily over the years. The number of cancer cases in Singapore has increased by about 17 per cent since 2010. A poor diet, lack of exercise and smoking are some of the
Jun 6, 2017 Yahoo!
added Jun 7, 2017 02:07
A: When it comes to the debate of smoking versus vaping, the one that wins is often just the lesser of two evils. Vaping involves the inhalation of vapourized e-cigarette liquid which consists of water, nicotine, a base of propylene glycol or vegetable
May 31, 2017 AsiaOne (sg)
added May 31, 2017 15:22
Is smoking an individual choice, which does not affect others, including your loved ones? That was the question posed to several people in a video about cigarette smoking. A group of smokers are asked about how they feel about the question. “I’m not af
May 18, 2017 The Independent SIngapore (sg)
added May 19, 2017 04:01
"Patients' wish for specific type of treats such as cigarettes and alcoholic drinks will be granted as long as they are not excessive in nature or detrimental to their current condition..." Nurses at Aarhus University Hospital defied no-smoking regulation
May 15, 2017 The New Paper Online (sg)
added May 15, 2017 15:20