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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 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] 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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Smoking ban goes into effect in Lebanon

Starting today, smoking is prohibited in all enclosed bars, restaurant and cafes in Lebanon in accordance with Law 174, which passed exactly one year ago.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 3, 2012 10:21
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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] Views differ on whether smoking ban will work

The final stage of the smoking ban is to be implemented next week, which will mean no more lighting up in the indoor sections of bars, cafes, nightclubs or restaurants across Lebanon.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:15
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[Lebanon] Taxi drivers not enforcing new smoking ban

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. Wherever I want to,"
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:14
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Leading Lebanon hotelier: 10,000 jobs at risk due to smoking ban

Head of the hotel owners' association Pierre Ashkar said around 10,000 employees could be laid off when nargileh cafes are forced to shut down by the new law prohibiting smoking indoors.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:13
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[Lebanon] ABC implements non-smoking law as of 1st of September

ABC, the leading retailer in Lebanon will, once again, be the pioneer in instigating the tobacco control legislation number 174 on the 1st of September.
AME Info FZ LLC
added Sep 1, 2012 12:03
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Naharnet ABC Implements Smoking Ban Two Days before Rest of Lebanon

ABC, the leading retailer in Lebanon will, once again, be the pioneer in instigating the tobacco control legislation . . . "By being one of the first and very few establishments in the country to jump on the anti-smoking carriage, ABC took the lead in p
Naharnet (lb)
added Aug 31, 2012 17:49
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