Tag: Tobacco control bill

Tobacco council to be established

Tobacco council to be established

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 14, 2018

- Educational programme on legislation for 2019 - As ministry sets out to fully effect tobacco control Act DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

The Tobacco Control Bill will help the fight against NCDs-Minister Dr. Karen Cummings

The Tobacco Control Bill will help the fight against NCDs-Minister Dr. Karen Cummings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 27, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 27, 2017 The country can no longer drag its feet on implementing stringent measures to counter ... Read More

Passage of the Tobacco Control Bill will fight the tobacco epidemic-Minister Lawrence

Passage of the Tobacco Control Bill will fight the tobacco epidemic-Minister Lawrence

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 27, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, July 27, 2017 The Public Health Minister addressing the House on the passage of the Tobacco Control ... Read More

Tobacco control Bill up for first reading in National Assembly June 15 

Tobacco control Bill up for first reading in National Assembly June 15 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 11, 2017

DPI/GINA, GUYANA, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Guyana’s draft Tobacco control Bill is slated to be read for the first time ... Read More

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Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.