PETALING JAYA: It was a casual chat among several smokers which sparked a legal suit to challenge the ban on smoking in eateries.
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.
PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad said that the ministry will not backtrack on its decision to ban smoking at eateries.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah will decide tomorrow whether to implement smoking ban at eateries, says state Health and People’s Wellbeing Minister Datuk Stephen Wong.
GEORGE TOWN: The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) has expressed support for the government’s efforts at curbing smoking in public places.