#Budget2019: Government To Introduce Tax On Sugary Drinks From April 2019

Drinks with added sugar will have 40 sen tax imposed per litre.

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng announced today, 2 November, that the government will introduce sugary drinks tax from April 2019

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The sugary drinks tax will apply to drinks which include added sugar or sweeteners exceeding 5g per 100ml along with fruit and vegetable juices with a sugar content exceeding 12g per 100ml

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