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[Lebanon] AUB tobacco researchers and Lebanese activists hold press conference on economic impacts of Law 174

Following the spread of inaccurate information regarding the alleged negative impact of Law 174 on the economy and touristic establishments, the AUB Tobacco Control Research Group and activists from Lebanese civil society decided to hold a press conferen
AME Info FZ LLC
added Sep 4, 2012 16:43
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[Asia, Mid-east] Lebanon ranked third globally in smoking

Lebanon has been ranked poorly despite Law 174, which was approved by Najib Mikati’s Cabinet in 2012, and that intended to limit cigarette consumption, at least in public places like restaurants. Although the antismoking law remains in effect, it is ver
Gulf News (ae)
added Jun 2, 2017 03:30
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South Lebanon governorate to be smoke-free

SIDON, Lebanon: Public administration buildings in south Lebanon will be smoke-free zones, in line with Law 174 which outlaws smoking indoors, South Lebanon Governor Mansour Daou announced Monday. The decision, which will go into effect Mar. 1, was taken
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Feb 2, 2015 19:13
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[Lebanon] Tripoli's orphanages combat smoking with art

The first stage of the project entitled "Tripoli's Orphans Draw Against Smoking" was launched at the Shaarani Orphanage under the patronage of the World Health Organization and Anwar Khanji's organization for arts and culture.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Jul 28, 2013 20:43
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[Algeria, Lebanon] Lebanese star reported for smoking in Ramadan

Yara’s driver angered when singer refuses to stop smoking in public during the day, in violation of Ramadan rules
Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 9, 2012 16:01
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[Lebanon, Mid-east] Travel Ban on 7 Suspects Involved in Forged Tobacco Case in Jordan

Citizens taking to social media, as well as MPs asked for businessman Awni Mutee to be brought back from Lebanon, and grilled the government over the way and timing of his “escape” from the Kingdom just one day before a raid at the said factory.
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[Lebanon] Hermel-Baalbek launches anti-smoking initiative

Hermel-Baalbek Governor Bashir Khodr announced Friday the launch of an anti-smoking initiative, which will designate public institutions in the region as smoke-free areas.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Mar 8, 2015 22:40
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Lebanon makes resolution not to quit smoking

Last week, some of the estimated 1,000 business owners who have been fined for violations of Law 174 were finally called into court and ordered to pay LL3 million each, Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud told The Daily Star Tuesday. He was speaking following a
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Jan 9, 2013 12:01
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NEUMANN: No Smoking in Lebanon

It's hard to argue against a ban on smoking in public spaces in a country like Lebanon, where the rate of lung cancer among men is nearly 16 percent per 100,000 cases. But the question is what will happen to the small, decades-old cafes
Vice.com
added Oct 7, 2012 12:42
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Smoking ban goes into effect in Lebanon

Starting today, smoking is prohibited in all enclosed bars, restaurant and cafes in Lebanon in accordance with Law 174, which passed exactly one year ago.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 3, 2012 10:21
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