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[Asia] In Blow to Juul, Israel to Ban Some E-cigarettes

The Health Ministry is set to ban the sale of nicotine-rich electronic cigarettes like the popular Juul product, under an order expected to be published by the end of next week, TheMarker has learned. An official said the decision to ban e-cigarettes wi
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Aug 8, 2018 01:41
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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
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[Asia, Israel] Doctors demand Finance Minister raise tax on rolling tobacco

Doctors, nurses, sign letter demanding Finance Minister Kahlon equate taxes on rolling tobacco with those of regular cigarettes.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[Israel] Female IDF soldiers banned from removing bras, smoking & wearing white due to religious soldiers

The Israel Defense Force’s “modesty rules” which ban female soldiers from wearing white shirts, removing their bras and smoking near men to prevent “womanly temptation” for religious soldiers is infuriating its targets. Israel’s Women’s Network has report
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jul 20, 2018 03:07
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[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
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[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 (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 8, 2018 22:07
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[Asia, Israel] Ministers stymie effort to ban tobacco advertising

The Ministerial Committee on Legislation has postponed a vote on bills that would ban cigarette advertising, even though the bills had already been passed by the Knesset Economics Committee...accused the ministers on Sunday of harming the health of the p
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 8, 2018 21:56
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[Asia, Israel] After 25 days MK calls off anti-tobacco hunger strike

Likud MK Yehuda Glick announced Saturday that he would end a 25-day hunger strike that he launched to press the finance minister to raise the tax on loose tobacco to match that of cigarettes.
Times of Israel (is)
added Jul 8, 2018 02:33
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[Asia] Juul Warns It Will Fight Israel Over Potential Ban on Its E-cigarettes

The government and Juul, the U.S. maker of electronic cigarettes, are gearing up for a legal showdown after Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman said over the weekend he planned to ban sale of the devices. To really understand Israel and the Middle Eas
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Aug 8, 2018 01:31
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[Asia] Some 8,000 Israelis Die Every Year From Smoking-related Illnesses, Report Says ($$)

20.5% of Israelis smoked in 2017, according to Health Ministry's annual report. Sales of tobacco for water pipes rose 28% while cigarette consumption fell
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Aug 8, 2018 12:44
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