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[Asia, Mid-east] Israel Railways Fined NIS 6 Million Over Platform Smoking

Smoking on Israel Railways trains is illegal – and, based on a 2012 law on smoking in public places, so is smoking on train platforms. But Israel Railways failed to enforce that law for years, leading to a class-action lawsuit that cost the railroad NIS 6
Hamodia
added Sep 25, 2016 13:40
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[Asia] Study: 245000 Israeli smokers can be saved if Israel abides by WHO accord

Many of the estimated 550,000 to 710,000 Israeli smokers who will die prematurely from smoking could be saved if the government fully carries out the [FCTC] that Israel ratified in August 2005, according to a new study just published in the Israel Journa
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 18, 2016 23:17
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Self-reported difficulty of smoking cessation among ex-smokers in the Israel Defense Force (IDF) career service personnel: observational study.

The majority of ex-smokers stopped smoking unassisted and did not find cessation difficult, while 50.0% found it easier than expected. Further studies of successful cessation experiences of ex-smokers are warranted.
University of Sydney eScholarship Repository (au)
added Jul 18, 2016 19:43
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[Ethiopia, Israel] Foundation Cigar Co. Gets Biblical With The Tabernacle Brand

Melillo, owner of Foundation Cigar Co., has gone Old Testament with his new cigar line, The Tabernacle, which encompasses themes of King Solomon and the legendary Ark of the Covenant...emblazoned with an image of Haile Selassie, the 225th emperor of Ethio
Cigar Aficionado
added Jul 13, 2016 18:11
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[Asia, Israel] TA Sourasky Medical Center takes strict action against smoking

has outlawed smoking not only in “smoking rooms” inside the buildings but also in outdoor “smoking corners” attached to the buildings...Meanwhile, the Health Ministry issued on Tuesday the 2016 Smoking Report that by law must be given annually by the mini
Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2016 20:27
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[Asia] Majority of Israelis ignore illegal public smoking

Most non-smokers who object to smoking in public places just move away from those violating the law instead of protesting and demanding their right for clean air, according to a survey issued by the Israel Cancer Association (ICA) to mark World No Smokin
Jerusalem Post
added May 30, 2016 19:23
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[Asia, Israel] Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council

The Health Ministry has decided not to hold its traditional No-Smoking press conference on World No Smoking Day (May 31), because there has been no reduction in smoking rates since last year’s 19.4 percent. The health minister is required by law to pres
Jerusalem Post
added May 30, 2016 01:38
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[Asia] Review: ‘Rabin in His Own Words’ Fleshes Out an Israeli Politician, With Limits

Recalling his time commanding the Israel Defense Forces, Rabin describes the stress of waiting, with its “tensions, worries and a tremendous amount of cigarette smoke.” He adds, “Twice I suffered severe nicotine poisoning.”
New York Times
added May 5, 2016 21:13
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[Asia, Israel] Restaurant Fined NIS 50K Over Smoking Violation

YERUSHALAYIM - A customer who was exposed to secondhand smoke sued a Tel Aviv restaurant – and won a NIS 50,000 settlement, which he promptly donated to an organization that promotes smoking cessation programs. Moshe Cohen patronized the Bila restaurant
Hamodia
added May 1, 2016 17:34
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[Asia, Israel] TA pub fined NIS 50000 in anti-tobacco suit

A class-action suit against a Tel Aviv pub has resulted in a NIS 50,000 fine against the establishment for failing to prevent widespread smoking on the pub’s two floors... The plaintiffs were represented by lawyer Amos Hausner, who is the head of the Is
Jerusalem Post
added Apr 24, 2016 23:59
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