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[Israel] State Seeks Further Delay on Taxation of Loose Tobacco

in the latest twist on the ongoing saga, the state has asked for another delay. The court got involved after anti-smoking groups filed a petition demanding that the tax rate for loose tobacco be raised to the same level as that of cigarettes. The Finance
Hamodia - The Daily Newspaper for Torah Jewry
added Sep 12, 2018 19:52
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[Asia] Class action suit filed against major Israeli water park

The claimants, all of whom visited the Shefayim water park after July 11, 2012, have filed for 740 million NIS in damages after the park "violated...the law for preventing smoking in public places, and harmed the health of hundreds of thousands of the wat
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Sep 4, 2018 22:30
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Israel expands smoking ban in public places

Reshet 13 TV sent reporters out in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv the day the measures came into force and found people still enjoying a smoke in various forbidden places, including a crowded playground, with no officials to stop them. When the channel asked 11
BBC Online
added Sep 4, 2018 19:24
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[Asia, Israel] NO SMOKING IN PUBLIC PLACES LAW TO TAKE EFFECT

Smoking will be prohibited in public places where outdoor events are held and attended by more than 50 people: in zoos, indoor or outdoor parks, swimming pools, sports fields, playgrounds, facilities where physical activity takes place such as basketball
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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[Asia, Israel] Ban on smoking in public places to see significant expansion Saturday

Under the new Health Ministry guidelines, which go into effect September 1, smoking will be entirely prohibited — including in any previously specially designated areas — in government offices, courts, religious councils, hospitals and clinics. It will
Times of Israel (is)
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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[Asia] Israel Bans Smoking at Public Events With More Than 50 People

Smoking will also be prohibited around hospitals or clinics. Move comes after state watchdog accused Health Ministry of neglecting public's health in favor of tobacco companies
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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[Asia] Manufacturers of Juul e-cigarette to sue over Israel ban

The manufacturers of the recently banned Juul e-cigarettes petitioned Israel’s High Court on Thursday asking it to force the government to reconsider its decision. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday signed a warrant barring the import and sale
Times of Israel (is)
added Aug 25, 2018 14:35
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[Asia, Israel] JUUL e-cigarette company petitions High Court over ban

The company accuses the Israeli government of upholding a double standard with regard to their vaping product — which they claim is designed solely to wean long-time smokers off cigarettes — in that the Jewish state continues to allow tobacco companies
Times of Israel (is)
added Aug 25, 2018 14:34
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[Asia, Israel] JUUL E-CIGARETTE COMPANY FILES PETITION TO HIGH COURT OBJECTING BAN

is more than 60 pages long... In a statement released alongside the petition, Juul Israel accused the Health Ministry of “implementing selective enforcement through hidden agenda[s] and strengthening the status of the tobacco companies at the expense of
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 24, 2018 14:17
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Israel Moving To Prohibit The Sale Of “JUUL” Electronic Cigarettes

The Ministry of Health claims that the decision to ban the import and marketing of a JUUL electronic cigarette product containing nicotine, with a concentration greater than 20 milligrams per milliliter, was made due to the serious public health danger.
Yeshiva World (blog)
added Aug 23, 2018 12:13
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