New ban on Tobacco products - Singapore
Singapore Government put higher restrictions on alternative Tobacco and nicotine products available in abroad.
Products such as :
  • Smokeless forms of tobacco as oral and nasal inhalation
  • Electri cigarettes,
  • Nicotine water,
  • Candy Flavoured cigarettes
Health Minister Khaw Boon Wan informed this after the debate on changes of Tobacco Act.
He said such new innovative products makes industry's attempt to attract new users and young customers including women. He showed some samples of nicotin products and smokeless e-cigarettes.
Recent reports says there's a proportionate increase in smoking among young adults in Singapore.
During 2004 - 2007
18% to 25 % among young men addicted for smoking
7% to 9 $ among young women addicted for smoking