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News highlights from Asean countries in the Star-AseanPlus section for Thursday (April 28)
HONG KONG (China Daily/Asia News Network): The Hong Kong government on Thursday (April 28) reminded the public that the ban on the importation and sale of alternative smoking products (ASPs), like electronic cigarettes, will take effect on April 30.
Our common biosphere means that environmental and health issues need to be urgently tackled together.
KAJANG: Laws to ban the sale of cigarettes and tobacco products to Malaysians born after Jan 1, 2005, will be tabled in Parliament in July, says Khairy Jamaluddin.
KUALA LUMPUR: A previous study revealed that 188,020 children below 12 smoke either conventional cigarettes and e-cigarettes, says the Health Ministry.
Sunday Star speaks to respiratory physician Dr Helmy Haja Mydin, who was recently appointed technical advisor for the Health Ministry’s new tobacco and smoking legislation, on what we can expect to see in the new law that aims to protect future cohorts from the harms of smoking.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/Asia News Network): Senatorial candidate Francis Escudero is urging the national government not to resort to imposing new and higher taxes to settle the country’s debts as Filipinos are still reeling from the impact of the pandemic.
PETALING JAYA: While British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) has met analysts’ earnings estimates for the financial year 2021 (FY21), the company’s outlook isn’t rosy for this year.
KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd could be faced with structural challenges should policymakers push ahead with a proposal that will pave the way towards eliminating the use of tobacco in the country.