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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health fights for smoking-free nations

Global and regional advocates of tobacco control on Tuesday called on more multi-party partnerships and collaborations to decrease the cigarette users and other related products, such as shisha and electronic cigarettes, amid the unending pressure and tac
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:37

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] UAE losing fight against smoking

and across the Middle East. At the World Conference on Tobacco or Health at Adnec, it was revealed the growing popularity of shisha in the region was a major reason for the increase.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:27

[Uae] Smoking shisha is a way of life. We shouldn’t give it up

Arabeed is one of many who advocate incremental health measures for their tribe of smokers. These could include, for example, limiting the number of shisha smokers in each cafe, raising awareness about spending too long in a smoke-filled atmosphere and en
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 14, 2015 17:39

[Asia, Singapore] Ban on cigarette displays at cashiers among anti-smoking measures in the pipeline

Health Ministry is looking at various new initiatives to control smoking, including the banning of point of display of tobacco products, according to Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Parliamentary Secretary for Health, in Parliament on Thursd
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Mar 12, 2015 11:23

[Singapore] More types of new tobacco products to be banned: MOH

Displaying tobacco products near cashiers of shops are set to be banned, following the amendment of the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act, by the end of this year.
TODAYonline (sg)
added Mar 12, 2015 11:21

Kansas Lawmakers Hazy On Hookah

“Having lived a very sheltered life in southeast Kansas, I had to Google this to even find out what it was,” Rep. Jim Kelly, a Republican from Independence, said during an informational hearing on the subject last week. Hookahs are water pipes used to s
KCUR 89.3 FM (Kansas City, MO)
added Mar 11, 2015 10:49

[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Our view: Effects of smoking ban hard to anticipate

we wondered if one can truly quantify the benefits of such a decision as banning smoking in such a large outdoor area....We think the campaign, as well as the signage funding plan, should have been fully developed before getting a thumbs-up from City Coun
Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Mar 8, 2015 08:24

More young people lighting up in Luxembourg

The proportion of 18 to 24-year-olds who smoked rose last year from 20 percent, the year before, to 24 percent, according to a 2014 survey on the country's smoking habits published on Wednesday. In addition to smoking cigarettes, one in five young peopl
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Feb 27, 2015 13:27

[Uae, Uae: Dubai] Residents in shock over weekend fires

Burning cigarette butts tossed through windows and shisha parties on balconies have been identified as culprits for a few major fires that killed people and ravaged properties in the past years. Though authorities have ruled out criminal motive behind t
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Feb 22, 2015 06:28
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[Asia, Uae: Dubai] VIDEO: Sheesha & Cigarettes Torched Dubai's Marina Torch

The unnamed official told Khaleej Times that this is not the first time that a cigarette butt was the cause of a fire, citing the blaze that burned the Tamweel Tower in JLT in 2012. He insisted that the building is not negligent on safety regulations, c
China Topix
added Feb 22, 2015 06:25
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