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[Israel] Cigarette duty-free allowance halved

Ministry of Finance has halved the duty-free allowance for cigarettes: from April, passengers returning from overseas will be allowed only 125 grams of duty-free tobacco products, equal to one packet of cigarettes.
Globes/Israel's Business Arena
added Jan 29, 2013 13:38
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[Israel] Death of after-dinner cigarette: Restaurants stubbing out smoking culture

In the face of tough new laws, restaurants are pushing smokers ever further from their tables.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Oct 25, 2012 05:56
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[Israel] Tourist tip #57 / Smoking ($$)

Some places turn a blind eye to illegal smoking. But even if they don’t care, the inspectors will, and you could be slapped with a hefty fine.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Sep 28, 2012 22:36
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[Asia, Israel] HEALTH MINISTER MET WITH BRITISH-AMERICAN TOBACCO REPS, LOBBYISTS

Unknown until now, however, was that he met with representatives of British-American Tobacco in addition to lobbyists from tobacco giant Philip Morris. The latter had been publicized by Channel 2 in an investigation of the minister’s dealings with the in
Jerusalem Post
added Oct 4, 2017 12:05
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[Asia, Israel] ELEMENTARY SCHOOLERS WIN LAWSUIT OVER SMOKING SECURITY GUARD

Children at an elementary school in Tel Aviv received a civics lesson outside the classroom when they filed a class-action lawsuit against Avidar Security Services, whose guard at the school was constantly smoking. And they won the case.
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 8, 2017 15:15
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[Asia, Israel] Born after 2010? You may never be allowed to buy cigarettes

Zandberg (Meretz) proposed on Monday a bill which would prohibit those born in 2010 and later from buying cigarettes - even when they come of age... According to the bill, anyone buying tobacco would be required to show proof of identity, and those born a
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 21, 2017 15:27
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Smoking is making a comeback in Israel

“This is unheard of in the developed world,” Leah Rosen...“There’s an epidemiological curve of tobacco use, and as people start to get sick from smoking, the [smoking] rate starts going down, and it never goes back up. We have now broken that trend.”
JTA - Global Jewish News
added Jun 8, 2017 03:19
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[Asia, Israel] Health minister: Cigarette warning pictures ‘unaesthetic’

Litzman (United Torah Judaism) has consistently opposed regulation... At one point he vowed, “With the help of God we won’t approve this,” adding, “We don’t need to disfigure the state with such images,” according to a Channel 2 report Sunday.
Times of Israel (is)
added Feb 13, 2017 15:07
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[Asia, Israel] INVESTIGATION RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT HEALTH MINISTRY OFFICIALS

an investigation against Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman and his connections to Hamodia, the daily newspaper of the Ger Hassidim. In four-part investigative report, Channel 2 revealed that it created a fictitious electronic cigarette company and wanted t
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 12, 2017 06:02
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[Asia, Israel] Health Ministry ignores e-cigarette use among teenagers

Although the US surgeon-general has taken electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) very seriously and called them a “growing threat to the health of young people,” the Health Ministry in Jerusalem has not. In fact, it did not even include the use of e-cigs in it
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 11, 2016 18:22
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