Headlines Tagged with Jordan — 211 headlines found
Two New Jersey residents charged in a nearly $10 million cigarette trafficking scheme face arraignment in Virginia. The hearing for 39-year-old Eyad Salahedin and 37-year-old Laila Alayat is set for Thursday morning in U.S. District Court in Richmond.
Mar 17, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 17, 2016 15:35
Jordanians annually spend JD508 million on tobacco, which is enough to build eight hospitals, Jordan National Anti-Smoking Society President Mohammad Shreim told the Jordan News Agency, Petra, on Thursday. Smoking is an “epidemic” that is not yet listed
Apr 17, 2015 Jordan Times (jo)
added Apr 18, 2015 13:09
the kingdom's government now wants to enforce a Western-style smoking ban in restaurants, cafes and other public places. The ban, coming from a law passed in 2008 but not full enforced, also would see the government revoke the licenses of all 6,000 coffe
Jan 25, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 25, 2014 21:55
Hundreds of violators of the Public Health Law, which prohibits smoking in public places, have either been referred to court or issued warnings this year, a Ministry of Health official said. Malek Habashneh, director of the ministry’s awareness departmen
Dec 30, 2013 Jordan Times (jo)
added Jan 9, 2014 17:06
Cigarette demand is responsive to higher prices: findings from a survey of University students in Jordan
Nearly one-third of university students in Jordan smoke... Conclusions Higher taxes may be particularly effective in reducing smoking among University students in Jordan.
Dec 1, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Dec 2, 2015 07:26
The new anti-smoking pictorials that tobacco manufacturing firms recently placed on cigarette packs do not motivate smokers to kick the habit, according to smokers interviewed by The Jordan Times on Sunday.
Jan 10, 2014 Jordan Times (jo)
added Jan 9, 2014 17:08
The Ministry of Health has called on the government to reconsider its approval of a reduction in prices of Jordanian-manufactured tobacco products. Health Minister Abdul Latif Wreikat on Monday sent a letter to Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour urging him t
Jan 9, 2013 Jordan Times (jo)
added Jan 9, 2013 15:35
according to “The reality of tobacco control in Jordan” report released on Monday. The report, which was released at a seminar, was based on figures from several past local and global studies. Around 20 per cent of Jordanians aged between 11 and 12 smok
Jun 25, 2013 Jordan Times (jo)
added Jun 25, 2013 08:04
Local tobacco companies have informed the Income and Sales Tax Department that they plan to reduce the prices of cigarettes by around 15 per cent in a bid to compete with smuggled cigarettes, a government source said Sunday.
Dec 3, 2012 Jordan Times (jo)
added Dec 4, 2012 01:31
[Jordan, New Jersey, Virginia] N.J. woman headed to prison for bootlegging millions of dollars in cigarettes
A dual citizen of the United States and Jordan, Laila Alayat and a 39-year-old man purchased thousands of cartons of cigarettes from wholesale club stores in Virginia, taking advantage of the nation's second-lowest per carton tax, Roanoke.com said.
Jun 17, 2016 NJ.com
added Jun 17, 2016 21:05