Headlines Tagged with Jordan — 208 headlines found
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
A Saudi woman is filing for divorce after she saw her husband smoke “secretly” near their home. “When we got married four years ago, one of her terms was that I do not smoke,” the husband said. “I do smoke, and I managed to hide it from my wife for four
Oct 13, 2013 Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Oct 13, 2013 20:52
Jul 16, 2013 Zawya.com (ae)
added Jul 16, 2013 05:00
Journalists and media outlets should enhance their role in spreading awareness of the dangers of smoking, HH Princess Dina Mired, director general of the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF), said on Wednesday. Speaking at a ceremony to honour winners o
Jun 27, 2013 Ammon - Voice of the Silent Majority (jo)
added Jun 29, 2013 12:32
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
Jordan Customs Department (JCD) staff on Monday foiled an attempt to smuggle 203,000 packs of cigarettes found in six containers.
May 21, 2013 Jordan Times (jo)
added May 21, 2013 13:24
Tobacco companies blame smuggling for falling cigarette prices, but health groups say these claims are puffed up. ... cigarettes in Jordan actually became cheaper in early 2013 when tobacco companies cut prices by about 25 percent, putting the government
Apr 19, 2013 Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:06
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
Health Minister Abdullatif Wreikat said Jordan has gone along way in a crackdown on tobacco use through a set of executive legal procedures to enforce the public health law and his minister will vigorously press ahead in the fight against smoking.
Mar 26, 2013 Jordan News Agency (PETRA) (jo)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:36
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.
Feb 25, 2013 Jordan Times (jo)
added Feb 25, 2013 21:52