Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Lebanon 304 headlines found

6 Views

[Asia, Lebanon, Mid-east] VIDEO: Stupid woman smoking on plane

a crazy woman started smoking on a middle east airline plane. after refusing to stop smoking by the flight attendant, the captain was alerted, forced her to stop smoking then arrested by police at landing.
LiveLeak.com
added Apr 19, 2013 14:39
3 Views

[Lebanon] LETTER: I haven’t seen one smoker since the ban

Sir, I live and work in Beirut ... waiters and managers say how much better the smoke-free environment is for their customers and themselves. By focusing on water-pipe places, your reporter overstates the problem of violations to the law.
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 31, 2013 21:02
5 Views

[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
1 View

[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 29, 2013 14:01
2 Views

[Lebanon] Health Ministry sends warning to hospitals over smoking ban

Bars and restaurants are not the only establishments having trouble enforcing the smoking ban, as even hospitals are now coming under increased scrutiny after the Health Ministry received several complaints that staff, visitors and even patients were ligh
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Mar 28, 2013 10:06
5 Views

[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
6 Views

[Lebanon] Anti-smoking funds not at risk, ministry official says

The Health Ministry is committed to the smoking ban, and the appointment of new administrative staff will not affect grants Lebanon receives to reduce tobacco use, ministry officials told The Daily Star.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Mar 12, 2013 14:52
5 Views

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
12 Views

Lebanon foils record cigarette smuggling attempt to Egypt

Lebanon thwarted the largest ever cigarette smuggling attempt to Egypt in December, the Egyptian Embassy announced Monday. "Out of 15 containers, owned by a Jordanian company, four containers [were found to include] 40 tons of counterfeit cigarettes," a
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Feb 12, 2013 12:21
8 Views

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
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines