Headlines Tagged with Mid-east — 471 headlines found
[Mid-east, Uae] New GCC tobacco tax could fuel growth of Illicit trade beyond control of police, customs - White Paper
Dubai Police anti-forgery head warns of knock on effects at border controls, recommends phased-in increase over five years to avoid tax shock ... contact: Tony Lewis / Lindsay Johnston Total Communications
May 22, 2013 Zawya.com (ae)
added May 22, 2013 07:51
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.
Apr 19, 2013 LiveLeak.com
added Apr 19, 2013 14:39
[Mid-east, Uae, Uae: Sharjah] Sharjah's new smoking rule needs to be replicated across the Emirates- paper
Sharjah has made it illegal, effective immediately, for shops in exclusively residential areas, and those near schools, to sell or stock tobacco products. "This is a significant and dramatic move that needs to be replicated across the Emirates," the Abu
Apr 5, 2013 Emirates News Agency (WAM) (ae)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:38
The implementation of the draft federal anti-tobacco law No 15 - issued in early 2009 by President Sheikh Khalifa - has been sporadic and uneven. Last July, an indoor ban on smoking in mall cafes and restaurants across Abu Dhabi resulted in confusion. So
Apr 5, 2013 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:26
Mar 18, 2013 TREND News Agency (az)
added Mar 18, 2013 09:44
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
Despite these worrisome signs, policies and interventions to address this emerging public health problem have been lagging behind. In this short review I discuss briefly the evidence generated mostly in the past decade about the global spread of waterpip
Nov 26, 2012 Science Direct
added Dec 10, 2012 11:46
Oman, which adopted pictorial warnings on all tobacco products from August 9 this year, has been ranked 19th along with other countries in GCC in the ‘Cigarette Package Health Warnings: International Status Report 2012’.
Nov 27, 2012 Muscat Daily (om)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:50
Sailors aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in the Great American Smokeout Nov. 15 in support of Tobacco Prevention and Cessation month.
Nov 18, 2012 Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added Nov 18, 2012 19:53
A visit from WHO in the winter of 2010 confirmed that the Syrian ban was indeed being implemented, but the events of the past 18 months or so make it unlikely that this is still the case. Neighbouring Lebanon is in a better position to ...
Oct 12, 2012 The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 14, 2012 16:16