Health-e: Sugary drinks tax reaches Parliament – Daily Maverick

Health-e: Sugary drinks tax reaches Parliament – Daily Maverick


Daily Maverick

Health-e: Sugary drinks tax reaches Parliament
Daily Maverick
“Not a country in the world has hit obesity with a 20% tax, so South Africa could be a world leader and reduce childhood obesity,” said the WHO's Dr Temo Waqanivalu. Waqanivalu was speaking at Tuesday's public hearing on the proposed tax on sugary …

Health-e: Sugary drinks tax reaches Parliament – Daily Maverick

Health economist backs sugar tax proposal – Independent Online

Health economist backs sugar tax proposal – Independent Online


Independent Online

Health economist backs sugar tax proposal
Independent Online
Cape Town – Although the proposed tax on sugary drinks could impact jobs in the beverages industry, fewer South Africans would be affected by obesity which leads to chronic diseases such as diabetes. This is according to Dr Frank Chaloupka, …

Health economist backs sugar tax proposal – Independent Online

Parliamentary committee to start hearings on proposed sugar tax – Creamer Media's Engineering News

Parliamentary committee to start hearings on proposed sugar tax – Creamer Media's Engineering News


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Parliamentary committee to start hearings on proposed sugar tax
Creamer Media’s Engineering News
Parliament's Standing Committee on Finance will, on Tuesday, hold the first round of oral submissions as part of hearings into a proposed tax on sugar …
South Africa: Standing Committee On Finance and Portfolio …AllAfrica.com
Experts look beyond soda tax solutions for obesity crisis » SciencelineScienceline

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Parliamentary committee to start hearings on proposed sugar tax – Creamer Media's Engineering News