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[Asia] The verdict of Sri Lanka government vs. Ceylon Tobacco to be delivered tomorrow

Ceylon Tobacco Company has sought legal redress against Sri Lankan government over the pictorial warnings on cigarette packs and the Court of Appeal will give its decision regarding the matter tomorrow, May 12th.
added May 11, 2014 13:13

Sri Lanka hikes tobacco taxes

Sri Lanka has raised tobacco taxes from October 06, a notice posted on the island's customs office showed, to raise extract more money from citizens and cut a budget deficit stemming from unchecked state spending.
Financial Express (bd)
added Oct 7, 2012 22:50

Smoking among troops deployed in combat areas and its association with combat exposure among navy personnel in Sri Lanka

Cumulative exposure to trauma may increase the risk of smoking.
Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention and Policy
added Jul 13, 2012 05:29

[Sri Lanka] Several smoke-free laws mooted

Daily News (lk)
added Apr 29, 2012 17:50

[Asia, Sri Lanka] PALIPANE: ‘Let’s combat tobacco smoking’

This article is a tribute to the President of Sri Lanka who valiantly carries out an effective campaign against tobacco smoking.... As an Occupational Physician I wish to draw the attention of employers as well as workers to combat collectively against s
The Island (lk)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:46

[Asia, China, Sri Lanka] Cigarette smuggling -- Customs on lookout for Chinese king-pin

Customs Department is on high alert to track down a leading Chinese cigarette-smuggler operating in Sri Lanka and said to be linked to the detection of Chinese cigarettes at the Bandaranaike International Airport in the past three months, a senior officia
Daily Mirror (lk)
added Mar 20, 2017 21:04

[Asia, Sri Lanka] Maithripala Sirisena to be the special speaker for anti-tobacco conference hosted by India

Maithripala Sirisena is a strong advocate of tobacco control and successfully implemented laws to display pictorial warnings up to 80% on both sides of cigarette packets in Sri Lanka. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena will arrive in India on Sun
DNA India (in)
added Nov 6, 2016 16:48

[Sri Lanka] Verdict of tobacco package health warning on Friday

The court had decided to give a verdict on a case filed against the government’s decision to include graphic images of cancer on cigarette packs on Friday (Feb 22.)
Sri Lanka News
added Feb 21, 2013 11:08

[Sri Lanka] STF seize illicit cigarettes, liquor

The Special Task Force (STF) yesterday arrested a person with 95,400 cartons of illegally imported cigarettes worth over Rs 2 million at the Kollupitiya Public Market complex yesterday.
Daily News (lk)
added Aug 13, 2012 00:56

[Sri Lanka] 'Ninety pc lung cancer due to smoking'

Daily News (lk)
added May 25, 2012 21:11
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