THE Malaysia Consumers Movement (MCM) applauds the government’s decision to implement a sugar tax beginning July this year.
PETALING JAYA: A think tank warns that it will be difficult to change the eating habits of Malaysians, as Putrajaya prepares to impose an excise tax of 40 sen per litre on sweetened beverages.
PUTRAJAYA, March 7 — The government has agreed to postpone the implementation of excise duty on ready-to-drink packaged sweetened beverages to July 1, 2019.
The government has decided to postpone implementing a tax on sugary drinks from April 1 to July 1 this year.
PETALING JAYA: A restaurant owners association has panned the government’s appeal to mamak shops to reduce the amount of sugar in their drinks once the tax on sweetened beverages takes effect in Apr...
PETALING JAYA: Marissa Thomas has a sweet tooth – she will not give up on desserts, no matter how much she may have to fork out for a piece of cake or a slice of pie.