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[Lebanon] Activists urge public to report smoking violations

Four organizations dedicated to enforcement of Law 174, which bans smoking in public places, urged people to report violations of the legislation by calling 1740, a Labor Ministry complaints hotline. The associations said they hoped the law would be appli
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Dec 28, 2012 04:47

[Lebanon] What a drag! Beirut air authorities put out naked smoking ban protest

After shedding her clothes, the naked Ukranian woman held up a sign calling for an end to the smoking ban. Lebanon was considered a safe haven for smokers, with new rules banning smoking in public places such as hospitals, schools and airports hard to ta
Al (jo)
added Dec 23, 2012 14:13

[Lebanon, Ukraine] Ukrainian Woman Takes Clothes Off at Beirut Airport to Protest Smoking Ban

A Ukrainian national took her clothes off on Saturday at Rafik Hariri International Airport to protest the smoking ban, media reports said.
Naharnet (lb)
added Dec 22, 2012 12:21

[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

[Lebanon] Lebanese Army arrests two over cigarettes smuggling

The Lebanese Army arrested two people allegedly involved in smuggling large quantities of cigarettes into the country, the military said Tuesday.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Dec 18, 2012 15:03

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

[Lebanon] Restaurant, pub owners protest smoking ban

Hundreds of restaurant and pub owners briefly blocked Wednesday Beirut's Sodeco road leading to Ashrafieh to protest a smoking ban that went into effect in September. The protestors, who launched their demonstration at 10 a.m., said they would not adhere
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Nov 7, 2012 08:58

[Lebanon] Restaurant Owners Syndicate Boycotts Smoking Ban

Paul Ariss announced on Wednesday the boycott of the smoking ban that has been imposed in Lebanon. “After authorities implemented the smoking ban, work deteriorated by 60 percent,” Ariss told Voice of Lebanon radio (100.5). Demonstrators blocked the Sod
Naharnet (lb)
added Nov 7, 2012 08:56

[Lebanon] Tobacco farmers say price not rising with cost

The Lebanese Tobacco Board commenced collecting 2012 harvest as farmers complained prices did not match increases in production costs.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Nov 4, 2012 13:24

[Lebanon] Head of Restaurant Syndicate Resigns over Smoking Ban, Announces Rally for Tuesday

The head of the restaurants syndicate in Lebanon, Paul Ariss, resigned on Friday in protest against the smoking ban that has been imposed in Lebanon, reported Voice of Lebanon radio (93.3).
Naharnet (lb)
added Oct 19, 2012 09:13
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