Edwin Tong on Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) (Amendment) Bill
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Edwin Tong on Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) (Amendment) Bill(Updated: )
A Bill to enforce plain, standardised packaging for tobacco products was outlined in Parliament on Monday (Feb 11) by Senior Minister of State for Health Edwin Tong. Mr Tong said tobacco use, including smoking, is still "a significant public health problem" in Singapore and that branded packaging is of particular concern in luring youngsters to start smoking.