Malaysia proposes banning tobacco sales to people born after 2005

Malaysia’s Health Minister has announced government plans to ban the sale of tobacco products to all people born after 2005. This would mean that the minimum age of purchase would go up every year. The new tobacco product control legislation, like regulations announced in New Zealand, aims to reduce harms associated with smoking.

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