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[Canada] Hookah smoking's dangers lead to bans

Hookah poses serious potential health hazards to smokers and those exposed to second hand smoke — just like cigarettes, says Dr. Roberta Ferrence, the senior scientific advisor to the Ontario Tobacco Research Unit, a lead research agency funded by the On
CBC News (ca)
added Dec 25, 2013 22:58

[Uae: Dubai] Now, a Dh500 fine for smoking shisha in public

"We are intensifying our efforts in prohibiting smoking shisha in all public parks, beaches and other recreational centres across Dubai. We have formed a special team of 23 inspectors who have been assigned to fine people on the spot if they are caught v (ae)
added Dec 24, 2013 22:11

Nine-Step Rulemaking Process and FDA Tobacco Deeming Regs

Step Four is a review of the proposed FDA tobacco rule and regulations by the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Generally, under Step Four, the OMB only reviews those proposed rules or regulations that are determined to be significant.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 26, 2013 11:01

[Virginia] Court: Hookah lounge exempt from Va. smoking ban

A divided Virginia Court of Appeals has ruled that a Blacksburg hookah lounge is exempt from the state's restaurant smoking ban. In a 6-3 ruling Tuesday, the court said the She-Sha Cafe and Hookah Lounge is not subject to the ban because it's a retail t
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 23, 2013 11:19

[UK] Wembley shisha bar owner fined for allowing customers to breach smoking ban

Ibrahim Marashi, 45, owner of Fayrouz Lounge at Neeld Parade in Wembley Hill Road, Wembley, admitted failing to prevent smoking at his premises following an investigation by Brent Council. Willesden Magistrates’ Court heard the council received complain
Kilburn Times (uk)
added Dec 16, 2013 19:12

LETTER: Smoking in Pakistan

There should be ban on advertising of tobacco. Government should make strict law for the sale of cigarette and also should ban on "Shisha". High tax rates on cigarettes also can reduce smoking.
Frontier Post (pk)
added Dec 11, 2013 22:38

[Massachusetts] Franklin: Public hearing set for new tobacco regulations

The three-member board scheduled the hearing for its Jan. 7 meeting, set to begin at 10 a.m. at the Municipal Building, 355 East Central St. Health Director David McKearney wrote the proposed regulations. If passed, the controls would reshape how the to
Milford (MA) Daily News
added Dec 8, 2013 13:35

[Canada] Alberta pipe ban could see hookah tradition go up in smoke

Over the next 18 months, about 70 Alberta restaurants will have to evolve or perish. That’s because last week the Province moved to ban water pipes from public places. For these dozens of businesses offering hookah (or “shisha”), it’s all but an eviction
Metro (ca)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:48

[Canada] Alberta legislature passes new rules on smoking in cars, use of water pipes

The approval of Bill 33 late Wednesday, combined with a separate bill to ban the sale of flavoured tobacco products, gives Alberta some of the most aggressive tobacco-control restrictions in the country, says a leading advocate.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 3, 2013 13:59

Qatar’s tobacco challenge: 17 cigarettes a day and about 65,000 smokers in total

A new survey has revealed that there are about 51,000 cigarette smokers and 14,000 shisha smokers in Qatar. Some smoke up to 17 cigarettes a day. The 2013 Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) was carried out by the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) in colla
JustHere Qatar (qa)
added Dec 3, 2013 14:03
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