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Professionals co-opted to support tobacco companies

August 20, 2018
News  

The tobacco industry is spending vast sums of money to fight government’s attempts to tighten smoking laws and regulate electronic cigarettes – and it has managed to recruit some unlikely allies.

Why we need tougher anti-tobacco laws

July 30, 2018
Tobacco control  

Young South Africans continue to light up but proposed legislation aims to increase the number of people who turn their backs on tobacco products writes SAVERA KALIDEEN.

New crackdown on smoking

May 15, 2018
News  

People will not be allowed to smoke in cars with other passengers and restaurants will no longer be able to reserve space for smokers, according to a new Bill.