Headlines Tagged with Mid-east — 443 headlines found
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Smoking Cessation Clinic encourages tobacco smokers to use the fasting period during Ramadan as an opportunity to take the first steps towards quitting the habit and living a healthier lifestyle.
Jul 8, 2015 JustHere Qatar (qa)
added Jul 8, 2015 10:30
the potential for waterpipe to upend successes in global tobacco control. A decade later, that forecast has come true. In this supplement, Maziak et al3 note that the “global evolution of this smoking habit has exceeded worst predictions.” In several Midd
Jan 24, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jan 25, 2015 01:02
We must associate smoking with strength, glamour, ambition, progress, achievement, and above all freedom. What about: “Only the free can smoke” or “Work hard, smoke hard”? You will do better. And what might be our means? Television advertising is both exp
Oct 8, 2014 BMJ Group blogs
added Oct 12, 2014 11:54
Imperial Tobacco has blamed stagnating sales growth on the activities of the Islamic State and other militant groups, as well as the policies of the Russian government.
Aug 19, 2014 IBTimes (uk)
added Aug 19, 2014 16:20
the White Paper finds no evidence that a one-step, 100% overnight increase in duty on tobacco products will significantly affect consumption levels or smoking propensity. It highlights concern that a sharp increase in cigarette prices will fuel the growth
May 22, 2013 Emirates News Agency (WAM) (ae)
added May 22, 2013 08:54
The Federal Board of Revenue has allowed M/s Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited to print the code "For Sale in GCC Countries" instead of "Not for sale in Pakistan" on their cigarette brand "Morven Gold" exported to overseas markets in Gulf Corporation Coun
Mar 10, 2013 Business Recorder (pk)
added Mar 9, 2013 21:48
Official denies claims that the plan to be put off or cancelled under lobby pressure
Aug 27, 2012 Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 27, 2012 14:06
All cigarette packs sold in the GCC will display stark warnings about the damaging health effects of smoking in less than two months.
Jun 8, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 11, 2012 14:59
As per reports, it has been revealed that the Gulf Countries being led by the United Arab Emirates have been planning to double the tax rate in cigarettes.
May 28, 2012 TopNews
added May 28, 2012 12:01
The total value of the tobacco trade slipped $18m during the first nine months of this year Abu Dhabi’s trade in raw tobacco saw a steep decline in the run-up to the introduction of excise tax on tobacco products. Trade dipped 20 percent in the first n
Nov 20, 2017 Arabian Business
added Nov 20, 2017 17:16