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On 24th May, 2021, the Bangladesh Anti-Tobacco Alliance (BATA), Bangladesh National Tuberculosis Prevention Association (NATAB), Tobacco Control Research Cell (TCRC) and WBB Trust jointly organized an online meeting titled ‘Tobacco Tax Increase and Need for Modernization’. ...
Economic Reporters Forum, Bangladesh Anti-Tobacco Alliance and Work for a Better Bangladesh Trust jointly organized a discussion on Necessary Imposition of Specific Tax on Tobacco Products on February 28, 2021. Professor Dr. Rumana Haque, (Department of Economics, Dhaka University) presented the keynote address at the meeting. ...
Dhaka Conference on Tobacco or Health 2020 (DCTOH 2020) held at the National Liberation War Museum on 27th February 2021 organized by 31 national/international organizations. The conference was attended by 250 representatives from more than 120 organizations across the country, presenting research papers through 20 oral and 28 poster presentations, respectively. ...
The weak tobacco tax structure is benefiting the tobacco company in general. Speakers expressed their views at the meeting titled ‘Importance of Tax Rise on Tobacco and Its Benefits in Improving Public Health’ in the conference room of Health Economics Unit on November 09, 2020. ...
Almost all the jorda factories in Bangladesh are marketing jorda ignoring the budget for the fiscal year 2020-21. In addition, the budget did not affect the jorda market and vendors as per capita income and inflation did not increase the price. ...