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[Oman] 'Smokeless tobacco' has heavy metals: SQU

'Afzal', an illegally sold smokeless tobacco product (STP) commonly used by Omani youths, including teenagers, contains heavy metals that may cause health problems, a study conducted by researchers from the Department of Biology at Sultan Qaboos Universit
Times of Oman (om)
added Oct 26, 2014 19:21
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omanoil promotes healthy living with internal anti-smoking campaign

As part of its 'I Promise' health awareness program, Oman Oil Marketing Company ( omanoil ) has launched an internal anti-smoking campaign designed to encourage kicking the habit for a healthier life. This latest initiative stems from omanoil 's commitmen
Zawya.com (ae)
added Jan 30, 2014 10:50
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[Oman] The onus is on society to create zero tolerance for smoking

the response from our readers on the issue has been overwhelming in favour of the fact that the authorities should do more to create zero tolerance for smoking in Oman.
Times of Oman (om)
added Aug 26, 2012 20:43
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[Asia, Mid-east] ARCHIVE: Tobacco Control in Oman: It’s Time to Get Serious!

In order to curb tobacco use and maintain current low prevalence levels, the paper concludes that Oman needs to accelerate action in adopting the highest attainable policies recommended by the World Health Organization’s MPOWER package
Oman Medical Journal (om)
added Jun 19, 2017 19:18
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[Mid-east] In blow to finances, Oman postpones VAT introduction: local media

To boost state revenues, which have been strained by years of low oil prices, Oman will impose a new tax on sugary drinks and tobacco products by mid-2018
Reuters
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
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[Oman] Tobacco sale slumps 75 pc in Ramadhan

Sale of tobacco and associated products in the Sultanate of Oman has dropped to all time low in the first week of the advent of the month of Ramadhan. The decline, roughly estimated to be 60 per cent is mainly resulted by the people’s abstinence from smok
Oman Observer (om)
added Jul 31, 2012 12:42
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[Oman] PHILIPS: Saying No to Smoking

The World No Tobacco Day is a timely wake up call for smokers to act
Oman Observer (om)
added May 29, 2012 11:24
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Electronic cigarettes likely to face ban in Oman

Kahlee Times (ae)
added Mar 19, 2012 00:00
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[Asia, Oman] TOBACCO ADVERTISEMENTS BANNED IN ALL FORMS

‘it is prohibited to publish advertisements on tobacco products or their derivatives in all media, including print, electronic, audio-visual and any billboards, wherever they exist’. The decision is based on the Publications Law issued by Royal Decree 4
Muscat Daily (om)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:18
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[Oman] MALANI: Strict monitoring on sale of cigarettes to children needed

Oman Observer (om)
added Apr 23, 2012 00:00
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