Headlines Tagged with Mid-east — 473 headlines found
as the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) continues strict measures to inspect facilities serving argileh, an informed source said Saturday. Serving argileh (water pipe) to minors is illegal under the Public Health Law.
Feb 25, 2017 Jordan Times (jo)
added Mar 1, 2017 04:19
Hundreds of Jordanians protested Friday across the kingdom... The government earlier this month imposed new sales taxes on internet and mobile use, bread, domestic fuel and petrol, cigarettes and fizzy drinks.
Feb 25, 2017 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 1, 2017 04:19
[Iraq, Mid-east] Burning the burka: Overjoyed women set fire to their face veils (and even light up a cigarette) after their village is liberated from ISIS
The video later shows the women smoking cigarettes as men danced nearby. It is unknown what village the video was filmed in, but it was later Tweeted out by the Kurdish news outlet Rudaw.
Feb 23, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 23, 2017 21:18
Proposed changes seek to address ‘loopholes’, increase fine on smokers in public places...Tobacco-Free Jordan Association, said the association fully supports the amendments, which are consistent with international standards for tobacco control.
Feb 16, 2017 Jordan Times (jo)
added Feb 18, 2017 00:20
praised the government's decision on Wednesday to raise the prices of cigarettes, while smokers had mixed reactions. The decision stipulates raising the special tax on cigarettes by JD0.457 to JD1.205 according to the packet price. On Thursday, the Inc
Feb 10, 2017 Jordan Times (jo)
added Feb 10, 2017 15:16
Feb 8, 2017 PR Newswire
added Feb 9, 2017 18:21
"Do you know what smoking one, just one cigarette meant?" he asked. "Twenty-five lashes in a public square where people were forced to watch you suffer.
Feb 6, 2017 Reuters
added Feb 6, 2017 18:20
[Mid-east] Smoking Prevalence Increases Substantially During Compulsory Military Service, Israeli Research Shows
researchers found that cigarette smoking increased by almost 40% during compulsory military service in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). In a systematic sample of nearly 30,000 soldiers from 1987 to 2011, the prevalence of smoking grew from 26.2% at recrui
Jan 23, 2017 AlphaGalileo Foundation (uk)
added Jan 24, 2017 16:54
With an increase of 10 percent compared to the previous year, Turkey's tobacco exports amounted to $1.01 billion in 2016, including $652 million worth of tobacco-based products exported and $358 million worth of tobacco leaves exported. Middle Eastern c
Jan 19, 2017 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Jan 19, 2017 23:37
[Europe, Mid-east, Spain, Uae] The police have detained two Britons in Torrent, confiscating 475,000 contraband tobacco packets
The container had been sent from the United Arab Emirates and had arrived at the port in Valencia; then it was transported to an industrial warehouse in Torrent. The cargo had been described to Customs as plastic containers and the contraband tobacco was
Jan 13, 2017 TypicallySpanish.com (blog)
added Jan 13, 2017 22:34