Israel planning to slap special tax on junk food to curb ballooning obesity

02.08.2012                      14.Aw. 5772

Sonder-Steuern:

Israel planning to slap special tax on junk food to curb ballooning obesity

Health Ministry also endorses a plan that will permit special labeling of healthy foods and require restaurants to disclose calorie counts.

The Israeli government is taking concrete steps to help Israelis eat right, with the help of the Tax Authority….