Headlines Tagged with Lebanon — 304 headlines found
Prime Minister Najib Mikati said Tuesday his government was committed to the smoking ban which has been a target of criticism by restaurant owners and suggested a committee be formed to look into possible amendments of the law.
Sep 5, 2012 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 6, 2012 14:40
In principle, I am in favour of any smoking ban and hope the government does not give in to calls to amend the law, if only because it would set a thorny precedent.
Sep 5, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Sep 5, 2012 17:14
Restaurant owners and employees have staged a sit-in to protest a new smoking ban in closed public places. The ban on smoking in places like restaurants and pubs went into effect Monday.
Sep 3, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2012 22:34
More than 350 protesters who gathered Monday in Antelias, Lebanon, said a newly implemented smoking ban will hurt the tourism industry.
Sep 3, 2012 UPI
added Sep 3, 2012 22:25
Interior Minister Marwan Charbel requested that security agencies in Lebanon enforce a smoking ban in public spaces that will come into effect on September 3, the National News Agency reported on Monday.
Aug 27, 2012 Now Lebanon (lb)
added Aug 28, 2012 08:14
Apr 5, 2012 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Apr 8, 2012 00:00
Nov 19, 2011 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Nov 22, 2011 00:00
Aug 18, 2011 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Aug 19, 2011 00:00
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
Mar 25, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 29, 2013 14:01
Over 350 demonstrators gathered Monday in the Metn town of Antelias, just north of Beirut, to protest a ban on smoking in all closed public spaces, and called for amending the law.
Sep 3, 2012 Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 6, 2012 14:48