Brunei: Tobacco Labelling Comes Into Force

Dec 5, 2008

The Tobacco Labelling Regulation in Brunei came into effect on December 1, 2008 and all cigarette and tobacco product packages are now required to have pictorial health warnings.

 

Bandar Seri Begawan – The Ministry of Health informed yesterday that the Tobacco Regulation (Labelling) 2007 has come into force from Dec 1, 2008, which requires all cigarette and tobacco product packets sold in the country to have pictorial warning labels.

The prohibition notice of selling the products to those aged 18 years and below and the level of tar and nicotine contents must also be printed on the packets…

Full article: BruDirect (December 2, 2008)