Friday, June 4, 2021

smoking ban

Never too late to kick smoking habit

Occasional or social smoking is not okay and   it is never too late to stop smoking, said  Dr Mohd Kamal Mohd Arshad, a cardiologist from Sunway Medical Centre here. He gave the advice in a statement issued by the centre...

Pandemic fight gets more attention

KUCHING: Smoking ban in eateries have taken a backseat for the time being as enforcement teams from local councils have been directed to focus on the war against Covid-19, said Kota Samarahan Municipal Council (MPKS) chairman Datuk Peter Minos. He...

Have a heart, smokers told

KUCHING: Padawan Municipal Council (MPP) chairman Lo Khere Chiang wants smokers to be considerate and adhere to the smoking ban at eateries. He urged smokers to take into consideration the current Covid-19 situation and the burden faced by the government. “The...

Encourage people to quit instead

KUCHING: The federal government should look at ways and means to encourage Malaysians to quit smoking, Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii said. He said by doing this, it would be a better way to curb the black market in...

Comply with smoking prohibition, besides Covid-19 SOP

PUTRAJAYA: The public must comply with the smoking prohibition in addition to the standard operation procedure (SOP) for Covid-19, particularly at eateries and open spaces, to prevent complications from smoking and Covid-19 infection. "This is to ensure the welfare of...

Smoking ban at eateries still on

KUCHING: The smoking ban at eateries continues to be enforced in areas under Kuching South City Council (MBKS) jurisdiction. Mayor Datuk Wee Hong Seng said while the MBKS enforcement team was busy tackling the issue of compliance with standard operating...

Smoking ban remains

KUCHING: Smoking ban at eateries is still in place, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas. “It does not mean that (eateries) can do away with all the other regulations while they observe social distancing and personal hygiene....

Two sides of the same coin?

Addiction is a disease that makes you too selfish to see the havoc you created or care about the people whose lives you have shattered. – HealthyPlace.com I asked my students about what they thought of the non-smoking ban...

Smoking zones to cope with smoking ban

KUCHING: The Kuching South City Council (MBKS) will look into creating smoking zones at Saradise, Galacity and CityOne before extending it to other eateries. Mayor Datuk Wee Hong Seng revealed that he had spoken to the management of the three shopping areas on...

No smoking zones for DBKU yet

KUCHING: No smoking zones will be built in areas within DBKU's jurisdiction yet, said Kuching North City Commission (DBKU) Mayor Datuk Junaidi Reduan. He said that further clarification would be needed for DBKU to decide whether it will be in their best interest...
- Advertisement -spot_img

Latest News

Untold stories of Sarawak’s brave Bidayuh

Hard times don’t create heroes. It is during the hard times when the ‘hero’ within us is revealed.—  Bob...
- Advertisement -spot_img