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[Asia, Bahrain] Qatar Signs Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products

Qatar signed last night the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products. The signing ceremony took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, where the Permanent Representative of Qatar to the UN Shaikh Mishaal bin Hamad Al Thani s
Kingdom Of Bahrain- Information Affairs Authority (bh)
added Jun 19, 2013 17:14
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Bahrain mulls 300% rise in tobacco tax

Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) says the country would lose BD100m ($265m) in tobacco sales each year if it went ahead.... Tobacco company executives and dealers and a visiting US Trade Department official reportedly met in Bahrain earlier
Arabian Business
added May 20, 2014 06:58
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[Bahrain] Duty Free profits go up in smoke

MANAMA: The death head skull symbol that now has to appear on all cigarette packets sold in the kingdom could cost Bahrain Duty Free (BDF) ... international tobacco companies are refusing to supply them if the logo is on the products, said company chairm
Gulf Daily News (bh)
added Mar 14, 2013 15:57
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[Bahrain] Tobacco duty hike confirmed

The official confirmation came as he commented on the reports stating that a customs tax of 200 to 225 pc will be imposed on cigarettes, sheesha molasses (hookah tobacco) and alcohol beverages. During a press conference following the weekly Cabinet meet
DT News - News of Bahrain (bh)
added Feb 10, 2016 15:42
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Women smokers on the rise in Bahrain

One in every 14 women in Bahrain is now a smoker, according to the latest figures from the kingdom's health ministry. The statistic - which officials from the Anti-Smoking Committee described as "disappointing" - actually reflects a slight dip in women
TradeArabia (bh)
added Jun 23, 2014 08:40
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Bahrain steps up clamp on smoking

MORE than 100 cases have been registered against hotels, restaurants and shops for breaching Bahrain's anti-smoking law.
Gulf Daily News (bh)
added Jan 5, 2013 15:40
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Bahrain News Agency Ministry of Health bans the selling of tobacco products devoid of warning images

the Ministry of Health has issued a circular to all tobacco import and distribution firms urging them to withdraw all tobacco products which are devoid of warning images starting from 9th February 2013 and to either destroy or re-export such products unde
Kingdom Of Bahrain- Information Affairs Authority (bh)
added Jan 23, 2013 12:30
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Bahrain Doctors See Rise in Youth Suffering From Smoking-Related Lung Disease

Local doctors in Bahrain have warned of an alarming rise in the number of young people suffering from the smoking-related lung disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD).
MENAFN.com
added Nov 27, 2012 12:26
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[Asia, Bahrain] UoB study finds a correlation between smoking and memory in the elderly

Manama: August 27 – (BNA)-- A University of Bahrain (UoB)'s scientific research study found a correlation between smoking and active working memory in the elderly which means that the greater the quantity of smoking is, the lesser will be the active wo
Kingdom Of Bahrain- Information Affairs Authority (bh)
added Aug 27, 2013 21:45
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[Bahrain] Smoking alert for young

DOCTORS have warned of an alarming increase in smoking-related diseases among young people in Bahrain. They say children as young as 10 years have picked up the habit which results in chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) at an early age.
Gulf Daily News (bh)
added Dec 8, 2012 15:09
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