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[Asia, Israel] Inspectors look for public smoking on No Tobacco Day

Health Ministry ask local authorities to be rigorous in handing out fines to smokers in public places, workplaces on World No Tobacco Day.
Jerusalem Post
added May 30, 2013 01:31

[Asia, Israel] Smoking in hotel rooms increasingly barred

But, says smoking prevention lawyer Amos Hausner, there is a growing trend in the world to allow only no-smoking hotel rooms, or a majority in which smoking is prohibited. Major American hotel chains like Marriott, Westin and Hyatt today prohibit smokin
Jerusalem Post
added Apr 7, 2013 00:45

National Center's Stier Talks Tobacco Risk Reduction on Israeli Radio

While attending a health policy conference co-sponsored by the National Center and the Jerusalem Institute for Market Studies, Risk Analysis Division director Jeff Stier was interviewed about harm reduction measures related to tobacco by the Israeli Broa
Amy Ridenour's National Center Blog (official blog of the National Center for Public Policy Research
added Feb 19, 2013 19:02

[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

[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

[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

Israel Expected to Ban Marketing of E-Cigarette Juul

The Israeli Ministry of Health has decided to ban the marketing of popular e-cigarette Juul in Israel, officials at the ministry confirmed to Calcalist on Monday. The decision hinges on a final stamp of approval from the country's attorney general.
Ctech (is)
added Aug 8, 2018 01:40

[Israel] Palestine: Unregulated tobacco industry on the rise

With high unemployment in the occupied West Bank, Palestinians are turning to the informal tobacco market, in which the required water - restricted by Israel - to cultivate is low and demand is high.
Al Jazeera
added Jul 16, 2018 15:51

[Asia, Israel] Yehuda Glick: Government is owned by Big Tobacco

Likud MK Yehuda Glick charged that the government is beholden to Big Tobacco after the ministerial committee for legislation scuttled his bill on Sunday that would have banned advertising for tobacco products. The bill would have prohibited advertising
Arutz Sheva (
added Jul 8, 2018 22:07

[Asia, Israel] Knesset approves crackdown on smoking in public places, but excludes itself

Israel on Wednesday announced a major crackdown on cigarette smoking, banning the practice from many public spaces including hospitals, justice courts, concerts and parking lots, including within ten meters from the entrance to any such place. Any gathe
Times of Israel (is)
added May 30, 2018 14:32
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