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Speakers for amending Smoking and Tobacco...

Speakers call for amending tobacco control...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 23 2021

‘Non-smokers have the right to protect themselves from the dangers of second-hand...

Saber dismayed as no higher tax on...

Saber dismayed as no higher tax on...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Experts suggest imposing 65% specific exercise tax on tobacco related products

Anti-tobacco platforms: Tobacco products...

Anti-tobacco platforms: Tobacco products...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 4 2021

Govt should enlist tobacco as addictive drug, says Adhunik

Progga calls for specific taxes on tobacco...

Tobacco: Progga calls for specific...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 31 2021

Experts and activists have also made the same demand recently

OP-ED: Striving for a tobacco-free...

OP-ED: Striving for a tobacco-free...

AFM Ruhul Haque

Mon, May 24 2021

The laws must be amended if we are to achieve this goal by 2040

Anti-tobacco groups urge raising taxes,...

'Raise taxes, fines for public...

Business

Sun, Apr 18 2021

A provision has to be introduced for direct filing of cases for violation of the tobacco control law,...

Study: Only 45% smokeless tobacco factories...

Study: Only 45% smokeless tobacco factories...

Business

Mon, Apr 5 2021

91% of manufacturers produce SLT products manually in small, unmarked factories or houses

OP-ED: Do our tobacco laws need to be...

OP-ED: Do our tobacco laws need to be...

OP-ED Contributor

Fri, Mar 19 2021

Loopholes in the existing laws are harming society

Call for amending tobacco control law...

Call for amending tobacco control...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jan 21 2021

Strong measures need to be taken for reducing tobacco use and turning Bangladesh into a tobacco-free...

Study: Tobacco shops within 100metres...

Tobacco shops near 90% schools,...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Open display of tobacco products are influencing children to take up smoking, the study says

Health minister assures of amending...

Health minister assures of amending...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Minister Zahid Maleque said his ministry is working to build a tobacco free Bangladesh

WHO launches year-long campaign to help...

WHO launches campaign to help 100m people...

World

Tue, Dec 8 2020

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has led to millions of tobacco users saying they want to quit

Study recommends amending law to end...

'Amend law to reduce tobacco...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 28 2020

According to the study, the tobacco industry has used CSR programs as a pretense to get closer to policymakers,...

Progga: MPs calling for tax-cut on bidi...

Progga: MPs calling for tax-cut on bidi...

Nation

Tue, Sep 22 2020

The tax on bidi has remained unchanged for four fiscal years

Progga: Tobacco kills 126,000 in Bangladesh...

Progga: Tobacco kills 126,000 in Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Youths must be safeguarded from the fangs of tobacco, says the anti-tobacco alliance

OP-ED: The tobacco industry and the...

OP-ED: The tobacco industry and the...

Menin Rodrigues

Tue, Jun 23 2020

How can we make companies pay for the damage they cause?

STOP: Tobacco companies should be held...

STOP: Tobacco companies should be held...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 10 2020

Early studies signal that smokers and people with non-communicable diseases who contract Covid-19 may...

MPs seek additional Tk11,000cr by increasing...

MPs seek additional Tk11,000cr by increasing...

Business

Sun, Jun 7 2020

The MPs, including Health Minister Zahid Maleque, proposed this demand in a webinar organized by Tamakmukto...

Industries Ministry rejects tobacco...

Industries Ministry rejects tobacco...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 20 2020

India and some other countries have already suspended tobacco production following the Covid-19...

Health Ministry recommends temporary...

Health Ministry recommends temporary...

Coronavirus

Tue, May 19 2020

India and some other countries have suspended tobacco production following the Covid-19 outbreak

Call to ban sales of tobacco products...

Call to ban sales of tobacco products...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 8 2020

As many as 100 eminent citizens urge for temporary ban in a letter to PM