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[Russia] Oman favours tobacco tax

A range of lifesaving policies for public health have been adopted at the five-day meeting of the Sixth Conference of Parties which concluded recently in Moscow, Russia. More than 1,500 delegates from various countries, including Oman, took part in the c
Times of Oman (om)
added Oct 27, 2014 10:02
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[Oman] Awareness Campaign on Adverse Effects of Drug & Tobacco to Kick-off Tomorrow

Al-Hyatt Association in conjunction with the Indian Social Club in Muscat will organize an awareness activity at the Cultural Club in the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) tomorrow (Tuesday) within the framework of its continuous campaigns to combat drug, sm
Oman News Agency(ONA)
added Nov 5, 2012 12:00
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[Oman] Headway in appeal of eviction over smoking at home

A German smoker made headway yesterday in his court appeal of an eviction from his apartment over the heavy fug his habit was causing in the building. The Dusseldorf judges said the eviction notice to Friedhelm Adolfs, 75, was invalid due to a legal techn
Oman Observer (om)
added Jan 30, 2014 23:38
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[Oman] Awareness Campaign on Adverse Effects of Drug & Tobacco to Kick-off Tomorrow

Al-Hyatt Association in conjunction with the Indian Social Club in Muscat will organize an awareness activity at the Cultural Club in the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) tomorrow (Tuesday) within the framework of its continuous campaigns to combat drug, sm
Oman News Agency(ONA)
added Nov 6, 2012 15:39
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[Mid-east] Oman imposes 100% service charge on tobacco products at airport arrival

Oman has amended its customs provisions to levy 100 per cent service charge on tobacco and alcohol products on sale at duty-free outlets at arrivals. ROP decision 38/2017, issued last month by Lt Gen Hassan bin Mohsen al Shuraiqi, IG of Police and Customs
Zawya.com (ae)
added Mar 7, 2017 14:22
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[Mid-east] Oman- 100% increase in tobacco tax

Oman has implemented the long-awaited hundred per cent increase in taxes on tobacco products. This is the first time government has raised the tax on tobacco products in the last 17 years. The talk of the impending increase in tobacco taxes was going on
MENAFN.com
added Sep 21, 2016 17:04
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[Asia, Mid-east] Films showing smoking scenes should get adult rating, says WHO, Oman health experts

Health experts in Oman have welcomed the World Health Organisation (WHO) calls on governments to introduce age-classified ratings for films with tobacco images to stop children from getting addicted to cigarettes and hookah.
Times of Oman (om)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:26
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[Oman] 12pc men smoke daily

Cigarette smoking, which is responsible for innumerable health risks, is on the rise in Oman due to easy availability of a large number of cigarette brands in the country
Oman Observer (om)
added Aug 30, 2012 09:58
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[Oman] Steep hike in tobacco prices on the cards

the prices of tobacco and its products may see an unprecedented hike in Oman. The proposal awaits the clearance of Ministry of Finance, the final authority on the matter.
Times of Oman (om)
added Jul 15, 2012 13:58
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[Asia, Mid-east] Distributing chewing tobacco will now attract 1000 rial fine in Oman

A one thousand rial fine will be imposed on those distributing (smokeless) chewing tobacco as per the Public Authority for Consumer Protection’s (PACP’s) amended decision 256/2015. The PACP issued a decision forbidding the distribution of chewing tobacco
Times of Oman (om)
added Aug 1, 2016 15:23
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