Headlines Tagged with Jordan — 208 headlines found
Jul 31, 2017 Reuters
added Jul 31, 2017 23:46
On the occasion of the World No Tobacco Day on Wednesday, health sector stakeholders pledged “firm implementation” of the Public Health Law as of July 1. Amendments to the law were endorsed earlier this month, imposing further restrictions on violators,
May 31, 2017 Jordan Times (jo)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:33
Feras Hawari, the director of the cancer control office and chief of pulmonary and critical care at the King Hussein Cancer Centre (KHCC), has been recognised by a leading international public health organisation for his work to reduce tobacco use in Jord
May 18, 2016 Jordan Times (jo)
added May 20, 2016 18:36
Akhtaboot 's Country Manager in Jordan, Mr. Ashraf Mraybeh said: "We are delighted and proud to receive the "Smoke-Free Zone" Certificate by the King Hussein Cancer Foundation.
Jun 16, 2014 Zawya.com (ae)
added Jun 17, 2014 07:46
Ruseifa police on Saturday seized 2,586 cartons of smuggled cigarettes at a warehouse at the Hiteen Refugee Camp, detaining the smugglers and referring them to court.
Apr 7, 2013 Jordan Times (jo)
added Apr 7, 2013 09:48
A proposal by local tobacco companies to reduce cigarette prices by 15 per cent will affect the health ministry’s efforts to reduce smoking in the Kingdom, a ministry official said on Monday. “We will write to the finance minister to reject this proposa
Dec 4, 2012 Jordan Times (jo)
added Dec 4, 2012 01:38
The cost of energy price hikes to the smugglers is twofold: they feel poorer (called income effect) so they want more money from their “job”, and with the rise in price they go into greater smuggling because they can make more money (the price effect).
Nov 27, 2012 Jordan Times (jo)
added Dec 4, 2012 01:34
Proposed changes seek to address ‘loopholes’, increase fine on smokers in public places...Tobacco-Free Jordan Association, said the association fully supports the amendments, which are consistent with international standards for tobacco control.
Feb 16, 2017 Jordan Times (jo)
added Feb 18, 2017 00:20
Predictors of Cigarette Smoking Progression Among a School-Based Sample of Adolescents in Irbid, Jordan: A Longitudinal Study (2008-2011)
Boys and girls progressed similarly in cigarette smoking once they initiated the habit. Progression among girls was solely family-related, while it was peer-related for boys.
May 7, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 10, 2015 12:06
Feb 22, 2012 Green Prophet (is)
added Feb 27, 2012 00:00