05/12/18: Nationwide ban, tax on high-sugar drinks among measures proposed by Govt

In a public consultation exercise from Dec 4, 2018, to Jan 25, 2019, the Government wants feedback on its proposal to tax sugary drinks as well as other measures to reduce sugar consumption.

Beverages with higher sugar content, such as energy and soft drinks, could be banished from supermarket shelves, food outlets and vending […]