The fat tax debate continues. Are pizzas and burgers only to blame or do we have other sinful treats to worry about?
The Kerala government plans to impose additional tax on ready-to-eat chapatis by introducing 5% tax on packaged wheat products
A fat tax on high-calorie foods to encourage healthier lifestyle choices needs to be enforced universally on all foods containing trans fats rather than partially on fast foods, a leading cardiologist has suggested.
FSSAI has recommended additional tax on processed food and sugar-sweetened beverages, and also called for a blanket ban on advertising of junk foods
At some stores, prices are equal across all fat content; at others, prices decrease with fat content.
Manufacturers of sugar-sweetened drinks in South Africa believe the tax could lead to job losses.