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[Lebanon] Restaurants will not escape smoking ban

Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud said Tuesday that restaurants violating the country's smoking ban would be shut down as activists renewed their calls for stricter implementation of the law.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Mar 30, 2013 14:55
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[Lebanon] Lebanese treat smoking ban as a drag ($$)

Now, however, after registering a decline in custom, some restaurants, bars and sheesha (water pipe) cafés have started to either flout the law or fudge its specifications. “We faced a lot of problems – we lost about 60 per cent of our turnover,” says th
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 25, 2013 14:27
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Robert Fisk: A misty-eyed farewell to Lebanon's smoky nargile dens

Long View: Against expectation, Lebanon’s anti-smoking campaign has been a success and one of the region's longest lasting habits is finally coming to an end
The Independent (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 02:41
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[Lebanon] Smoking ban in force, people's verdict still out

Opinions over the ban and how it's being enforced range from anger and frustration over reduced smoking freedom and decreased business to satisfaction over the possibility of a healthier lifestyle.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 9, 2012 22:24
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VIDEO: No smoking in Lebanon... on

Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:47
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[Lebanon] Lebanese fume as new law seeks to stub out cigarettes

In a country considered a “smokers’ paradise,” the law took effect a year ago in airports, hospitals and schools, but took hold on a wider basis yesterday, also banning tobacco advertisements criticised for luring youths into the habit.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 3, 2012 22:27
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Lebanon smoking ban enters into force

A smoking ban in all closed public spaces, including coffee shops, restaurants and bars, went into force in Lebanon on Monday under new legislation that promises hefty fines for lawbreakers.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 3, 2012 10:20
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[Lebanon] Taxi drivers not enforcing new smoking ban

The roads of the capital city are not known as a place where rules and regulations reign, and the attitude among taxi drivers to the smoking ban isn’t much different to the attitude toward red lights or speed restrictions. “I smoke four packs a day. Wher
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Aug 26, 2012 20:48
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[Lebanon] Ban on smoking in private establishments, public areas takes effect

Despite a high-profile launch last week of a smoke-free Justice Palace in Beirut, the idea has yet to take hold.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Jun 15, 2012 13:49
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[Lebanon] Justice Ministry and Justice Palace go smoke free

Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Apr 27, 2012 12:57
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