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[Lebanon] Only Parliament can modify smoking ban: Abboud

Restaurant owners who object to the anti-tobacco law must work through Parliament if they want it amended, Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud said Tuesday after a meeting to coordinate enforcement of the smoking ban.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Dec 19, 2012 06:09
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Activists urge Lebanon to fully enforce smoking ban

: A small group of activists urged Tuesday the Lebanese state to effectively implement a smoking ban endorsed by the Cabinet on Sep. 3, claiming that the ban is being flouted in some instances.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Dec 18, 2012 15:01
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[Lebanon] Activists take to streets to help enforce smoking ban

Maita is insistent. He is an unofficial messenger of a government that often has difficulty conveying clear messages, and he is a believer in laws that have regularly vanished or become malleable when put into public practice.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Oct 2, 2012 16:41
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[Lebanon] Mikati firm on smoke ban, suggests amendments

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.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 6, 2012 14:40
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KARAM: No smoke but plenty of fire as Lebanon becomes incendiary

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.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Sep 5, 2012 17:14
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Restaurant owners protest Lebanon smoking ban

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.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2012 22:34
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[Lebanon] Lebanese bar owners protest smoking ban

More than 350 protesters who gathered Monday in Antelias, Lebanon, said a newly implemented smoking ban will hurt the tourism industry.
UPI
added Sep 3, 2012 22:25
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[Lebanon] Charbel requests enforcement of smoking ban

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.
Now Lebanon (lb)
added Aug 28, 2012 08:14
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[Lebanon] Higher tobacco taxes can boost state revenues by $170 mln: AUB study

Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Apr 8, 2012 00:00
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[Lebanon] NDU students challenge lax smoking ban on campus

Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Nov 22, 2011 00:00
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