All cigarettes will now look the same w/ plain packaging bill: Will this finally sink tobacco industry in Singapore?

With the untimely deaths of over 2,000 Singaporeans annually from diseases linked to smoking, amendments to the Tobacco Bill were passed containing ne

12/2/2019 3:13:00 PM

With the untimely deaths of over 2,000 Singaporeans annually from diseases linked to smoking, amendments to the Tobacco Bill were passed containing new restrictions on cigarette packaging and introduced to Singapore beginning 11 February.

With the untimely deaths of over 2,000 Singaporeans annually from diseases linked to smoking, amendments to the Tobacco Bill were passed containing ne

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Triad Trails: Former secret society members lead tour on Chinatown’s seedy past

SINGAPORE — Pointing to a row of shophouses along Pagoda Street leading up to Chinatown MRT Station, a heavily-tattooed man tells the group behind him that the shops used to be opium dens in the 19th century.

Foreigners in Singapore caught burning joss paper – has this been outsourced too?Foreign workers in Singapore were caught burning joss paper in a burning bin. The sight was recorded in a Facebook video posted by the page All Singapore Stuff in the midst of Chinese New Year week.

Bill to enforce plain packaging for tobacco products passed in ParliamentSINGAPORE: New restrictions on cigarette packaging will be introduced in Singapore, after amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and ... Just ban la.

Explainer: What do changes to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Bill mean?

Online ads lured 25 drivers to smuggle duty-unpaid cigarettes into Singapore in 2018SINGAPORE - Want to earn some extra cash while travelling to Malaysia? You can, according to a job posting on Facebook. But the catch is that those applying for the job will be smuggling cigarettes into Singapore.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

25 caught in 2018 for smuggling duty unpaid cigarettes into SingaporeTwenty-five drivers were caught last year for smuggling duty-unpaid cigarettes into Singapore after responding to online advertisements on platforms such as Facebook and WeChat. Singapore Customs revealed this in a press release yesterday. The advertisements...

COMMENT: E-cigarettes – Harm reduction, not elimination, should be aim of Singapore's public health policyIn his speech at a recent Health Promotion Board roadshow, Amrin Amin, Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Health and Home Affairs, made it very clear that the Singapore government needs to ensure that the public and the young know the reasons for the ban on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes).

Duty-unpaid cigarettes seized from 80-year-old's bags at Singapore Cruise CentreSINGAPORE - Officers at the Singapore Cruise Centre seized duty-unpaid cigarettes from two bags belonging to an 80-year-old Singaporean man on Sunday (Feb 10).. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Tobacco giant BAT returns to Formula One with McLarenBritish American Tobacco, which had its own Formula One team before selling to Honda in 2006, is returning to the sport under a multi-year global ...

Motorcyclist hid 1,169 packets of chewing tobacco in shoes, other belongings: ICASINGAPORE: A Malaysian motorcyclist was caught with 1,169 packets of chewing tobacco in his shoes and other belongings at Woodlands Checkpoint ... must’ve been some really big shoes 👟

ICA officers find 1,169 packets of chewing tobacco on motorcyclist at Woodlands CheckpointSINGAPORE - A 50-year-old Malaysian man was caught with 1,169 packets of chewing tobacco at Woodlands Checkpoint on Thursday (Feb 7).. Read more at straitstimes.com.