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[Asia] Rate of Israeli smokers dropped 14% in 2012, survey shows

The number of smokers in Israel is continuing to decline, according to a Health Ministry study published ahead of World No Tobacco Day, which will be marked this coming Friday to highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and advocate for effe
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added May 28, 2013 00:41
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[Israel] Pesticides discovered in tobacco smoke

Jerusalem Post
added Apr 28, 2006 00:00
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[Israel] Product Liability Group Of The Year: Shook Hardy ($$)

After scoring victories on behalf of Philip Morris both overseas and domestically...The firm’s success only continued from there, convincing a jury to side with the tobacco giant in two other trials, and limiting the amount of damages in at least one more
Law360
added Jan 30, 2016 06:04
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[Asia, Israel] Supreme Court allows class-action suits against public exposure to smoking

accepted on Monday an appeal of a lower-court ruling and made it possible for people exposed to tobacco smoke in public places to file class-action suits over the issue. The claims against owners of premises that do not enforce the no-smoking law could to
Jerusalem Post
added May 12, 2015 00:48
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[Asia, USA] Israel becomes 42nd country to sign international protocol against tobacco smuggling

The ministry called illegal trade in tobacco a worldwide problem, as the proceeds are used to fund terrorist organizations such as Hezbollah and other criminal organizations, as well as in money laundering. ... US, however, has not yet signed even the FC
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 25, 2013 21:45
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[Asia] BLUM: This Normal Life: Smoking at an Israeli wedding

Is this a thing: Smoking on the dance floor at a wedding? My wife and I attended the nuptials....I was overwhelmed by the cigarettes. It wasn’t everyone, but it was a lot. At times, it seemed every third dancer was waving around a lit stick of tobacco.
Jerusalem Post
added Feb 5, 2015 10:16
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[Israel] Ministry to consult with public on e-cigarette ban

the Health Ministry in Jerusalem is only now asking the public its opinion on the product. While a ministry committee has recommended that the marketing, import and use of e-cigarettes be prohibited for five years, after which the question would be asses
Jerusalem Post
added Mar 4, 2013 11:53
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[Israel] 'Electronic cigarettes could be dangerous'

Health Ministry warns against using smokeless devices as “their contribution to smoking cessation hasn't been proven."
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 6, 2012 12:40
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[Asia, Israel] TAXES ON IQOS CIGARETTES TO BE EQUALIZED

it would equalize the taxes on the new Philip Morris product to those on the Dubek company’s...in response to a plea by the Dubek tobacco company to the High Court of Justice against favoritism to the giant US tobacco conglomerate. Finance Minister Moshe
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 16, 2017 15:50
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[Asia] Israel's huge gift to Philip Morris

The Health Ministry's surprising decision to exempt the firm's new iQOS e-cigarette means it could even be sold to children.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Mar 23, 2017 14:40
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