26 April 2019, Friday | 08:42am

Smoking Ban

No more counselling for those who smoke at eateries after June 30

PUTRAJAYA: With the grace period on educating smokers not to smoke at eateries ending on June 30, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye urged smokers to control their habit or kick it

Casual chat sparks legal suit to challenge smoking ban

PETALING JAYA: It was a casual chat among several smokers which sparked a legal suit to challenge the ban on smoking in eateries.

Penang to be smoke-free in five years — Exco

BUTTERWORTH (Jan 18): Penang plans to gazette the entire state as a smoke-free area in the next five years, in an effort to become a smoke-free island, said Dr Afif Bahardin.

Health Ministry will not budge on smoking ban

PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad said that the ministry will not backtrack on its decision to ban smoking at eateries.

Sabah to decide on smoking ban tomorrow, says state minister

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will decide tomorrow whether to implement smoking ban at eateries, says state Health and People’s Wellbeing Minister Datuk Stephen Wong.

'Smoking ban has led to improvement in air quality'

GEORGE TOWN: The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) has expressed support for the government’s efforts at curbing smoking in public places.