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

Daily News (lk)
added May 25, 2012 21:11
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[Sri Lanka] Tobacco use kills nearly six million people annually

The Island (lk)
added May 18, 2012 11:56
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] Rajitha claims drug & tobacco lobbies conspiring against him

previous governments did not permit the then health ministers to act against tobacco companies exploiting our people. Our battle against tobacco would never end and we are not afraid of the pharmaceutical and tobacco mafia. I know that they are behind th
The Island (lk)
added Aug 28, 2017 03:11
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] CTC pitches its annual report on ‘Beyond the Smoke’

Ceylon Tobacco Company PLC (CTC) with a 111-year presence in Sri Lanka has pitched its just released annual report on the theme "Beyond the Smoke" to highlight its contribution to the national economy through what is now universally accepted as a highlyco
The Island (lk)
added Apr 10, 2017 15:34
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[Sri Lanka] No smoking, drinking scenes – NATA's call to film, drama producers

The National Alcohol and Tobacco Authority (NATA) yesterday warned film and drama producers to refrain from showing scenes of smoking and alcohol consumption.
Sunday Observer (lk)
added Sep 1, 2012 20:59
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Smoking, drinking and obesity kill 650 people a day in Sri Lanka

Smoking, drinking, a sedentary lifestyle and bad eating habits are the main cause of death in Sri Lanka, said Palitha Mahipala, assistant secretary in the Health Ministry, as he announced a LKR 300 million (US$ 2.3 million) prevention and public awareness
AsiaNews.it (it)
added Aug 23, 2012 15:00
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[Sri Lanka] Taxes raised on Automobiles, Alcohol and Cigarettes

Lanka Business Today (lk)
added Apr 2, 2012 00:00
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