Headlines Tagged with Sri Lanka — 363 headlines found
Medical experts yesterday said, the worth of introducing picture-based warnings on cigarette packs in Sri Lanka could be measured in terms of lives saved in the future. While noting that at least 55 people die daily in Sri Lanka due to smoking related
Mar 18, 2013 Daily News (lk)
added Mar 18, 2013 04:59
Susasntha Ratnayake, chairman of Sri Lanka's John Keells Holdings will take chair the board of Ceylon Tobacco Company, a unit of British American Tobacco.
Mar 6, 2013 Lanka Business Online (lk)
added Mar 6, 2013 07:53
Commenting on efforts to introduce pictorial health warnings on cigarette packs, experts said yesterday the effectiveness will depend upon the size and the position of the warning message. Cancer Care Association president and National Cancer Hospital me
Mar 4, 2013 Daily News (lk)
added Mar 12, 2013 06:47
Sri Lanka's Supreme Court today granted the Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) more time to comply with the Health Ministry regulations to mark cigarette packs with graphic warnings. The Supreme Court hearing an appeal by the CTC against an Appellate Court rul
Feb 28, 2013 LankaPage.com
added Feb 28, 2013 13:52
traders were instructed to pull out all tobacco products from their shelves following a court order that requires cigarettes to be sold in new packs with pictorial warnings.
Feb 28, 2013 The Sunday TImes (lk)
added Feb 28, 2013 13:47
Sri Lanka's Court of Appeals today refused to issue a stay order sought by the major cigarette company in the country Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) to stop the government from labeling cigarette packets with graphic warnings.
Feb 22, 2013 LankaPage.com
added Feb 25, 2013 11:31
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.)
Feb 20, 2013 Sri Lanka News
added Feb 21, 2013 11:08
The Sri Lanka College of Psychiatrists (SLCP) has welcomed the Health Ministry’s decision to order that cigarette packets sold in Sri Lanka should carry graphic warning labels on them.
Jan 31, 2013 The Island (lk)
added Jan 31, 2013 18:28
Determinants of tobacco use among students aged 13-15 years in Nepal and Sri Lanka: Results from the Global Youth Tobacco Survey, 2007
comprehensive strategies as we proposed along with existing prevention programmes should be tightened to stop them from hazardous behaviours.
Jan 9, 2013 Health Education Journal
added Jan 11, 2013 08:08
Arrangements have been finalised to include pictorial health warnings on cigarette packets from March 2013, the Health Ministry said yesterday. The pictorial warnings will underline the risks and dangers associated with tobacco smoking, a ministry spok
Jan 1, 2013 Daily News (lk)
added Jan 2, 2013 15:32