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[Asia, Mid-east, Uae] The heart of Singapore’s Muslim quarter loses its beat as shisha ban comes into force

"I’m quitting shisha after the ban," he told The National on Friday, explaining that a throat infection related to smoking had forced him to stop smoking shisha for three months. However, Ram said, he had decided to allow himself a few last shisha sessio
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Aug 1, 2016 01:16
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Full ban on shisha, emerging tobacco products in S’pore from Aug 1

Although it was banned since Nov 28, 2014, shisha tobacco importers and retailers were given a grace period until July 31, 2016... second phase of the ban on on emerging tobacco products available in Singapore, including nasal snuff, oral snuff, gutkha,
TODAYonline (sg)
added Jul 29, 2016 18:34
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Nationwide Regulation of E-Cigarettes, Cigars and Hookah Tobacco Starts August 8th

FDA will begin regulation on all tobacco products nationwide including e-cigarettes, cigars and hookah. The sale of any tobacco product to minors will be prohibited as of August 8. In addition. Businesses that sell these products will be required to comp
WTXL ABC 27 (Midway, FL)
added Jul 28, 2016 17:04
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Ban on point-of-sale display of tobacco products from Aug 1, 2017; retailers will have 1-year grace period

MOH has beefed up tobacco control measures in a bid to protect public health and reduce tobacco consumption, particularly among younger Singaporeans. These include previously announced amendments to the Tobacco (Control of Advertisements and Sale) Act o
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Shisha ban takes its toll on eateries

Time has run out for establishments here that have shisha tobacco on the menu to phase it out and find other business models. From Monday, they will have to stop serving shisha....say shisha was their main offering and that they have not been able to fin
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 28, 2016 13:43
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[Africa, Tanzania] Tobacco smokers risk legal curbs, diseases

THE government, for the umpteenth time, stated categorically that cigarette smoking in public places is an offence that is punishable by law. This time around the state has included the rather disgusting smoking of shisha in public as a banned practice.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 27, 2016 14:00
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[Australia] Hume council to lobby hookah ban for restaurants and cafes

Hume council will lobby for changes to tobacco laws to put an end to waterpipe smoking in the municipality’s restaurants and cafes. The council will write to Health Minister Jill Hennessy to ask the state government to change the relevant Act so that wat
Keilor Park (VIC) Star Weekly (au)
added Jul 27, 2016 03:12
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[Africa, Tanzania] Ban on smoking in public places hailed

THE Tanzania Non-communicable Diseases Alliance (TANCDA) has hailed the recent directive by the government to restrict rampant smoking of cigarettes and shisha (sheesha) in public places owing to their negative effects on human health.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 26, 2016 16:55
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[New Mexico] Alcohol use among NM high-schoolers continues to decline

Cigarette use also has declined for years among New Mexico youths, but the gain is offset by the popularity of electronic cigarettes and hookahs, the survey found. The rate of students who reported binge-drinking behavior has declined by more than half
Albuquerque Journal
added Jul 24, 2016 15:07
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[Georgia] No dancing, no hookah smoking near Cobb subdivisions

The Cobb County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve a restaurant but with several stipulations so that it cannot operate as a nightclub with a dance floor. Hookah sharing and smoking is not permitted within 100 feet from the closest subdi
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jul 21, 2016 04:26
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