LETTER TO THE EDITOR ·
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Yes, tax sugar but ease up on alcohol

I REFER to the commentary, "Time to bring sugar into the 'sin tax' net" (BT, Feb 1), by Vikram Khanna.

A sugar tax in Singapore is worth exploring, given the alarming rise in the incidence of diabetes to 12.9 per cent of the adult population last year, as well as the increase in childhood obesity, according...

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