43 organisations want vapes, e-cigarettes banned instead of taxed

43 organisations want vapes, e-cigarettes banned instead of taxed. [Newspaper] (2021)


Professional health organisations, civil society groups and non-government organisations (NGO) have expressed disappointment over the 2022 Budget move to impose excise tax over nicotine-based vapes and electronic cigarettes. A joint statement by 43 organisation nationwide said the imposition of the excise tax on the nicotine-based product would mean the government would allow vapes and electronic cigarettes to be sold in the country instead of banning them altogether.

Item Type: Newspaper
Keywords: Kesihantan Awam, Bajet 2022, Taxation, Kesihatan awam
Taxonomy: By Subject > Administrative Science & Policy Studies > Administrative Science
By Subject > Business & Management > Economics
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Administrative Science & Policy Studies
Depositing User: Mohd Fadhli Samsudin
Date Deposited: 11 Feb 2022 23:59
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2022 23:35
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