Daily Archives: October 12, 2009

Observers Warn of Tobacco Tyranny in Indonesia


A Malaysian Alcohol and Tobacco Board

The recent controversy over the sale of beer in Selangor underscores the need for a more sensitive and enlightened policy to handle issues that predominantly affect one community. Often they are handled crudely and ineffectively, resulting in increased inter-communal suspicion and hostility.

E-cigarettes offer nicotine without tobacco, but are they safe?

No more smoking for Scott Riddle.e-cigarette

Government ban on cigarette displays in shops may fail legal test

A flagship government anti-smoking scheme that would ban Britain’s shops from displaying cigarettes would be “unenforceable”, according to one of the country’s leading QCs.