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Anti-smoking law to get more teeth in Qatar

A new law will soon be introduced in Qatar to ensure strict implementation of the ban on smoking in public places, said Dr Mohamed bin Hamad al-Thani, director of the Public Health Department in the Supreme Council of Health (SCH).
Gulf Times (qa)
added Mar 6, 2013 07:34
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[Qatar] QR319,000 collected in fines from smokers

Qatar's public health authorities have swung into action and handed out fines to some 829 people so far this year for lighting up in public places. And the fines the health inspectors collected from the violators totalled an impressive
The Peninsula (qa)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:36
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[Qatar] Pharmacies get govt circular on e-cigarette ban

The Supreme Council of Health has issued a circular to pharmacies in the country, informing them of the ban on the e-cigarette. E-cigarettes have been considered more harmful than the normal ones, according to the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) instru
Gulf Times (qa)
added Oct 21, 2012 15:17
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[Qatar] Ban on tobacco product urged

The Supreme Council of Health (SCH) has urged the authorities to take immediate action against the use of a tobacco derivative with the brand name Chaini Khaini which is being increasingly used by school students, local Arabic daily Arrayah reported yeste
Gulf Times (qa)
added Oct 6, 2012 05:22
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[Qatar] More teenagers taking to chewing tobacco: Experts

Use of smokeless (chewing) tobacco is increasing in Qatar - especially among school-going teenagers, health and education experts were quoted saying by Al Sharq on Tuesday.
The Peninsula (qa)
added Sep 7, 2012 12:14
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Smoking cessation counseling in Qatar: community pharmacists' attitudes, role perceptions and practices

Qatar community pharmacists have positive attitudes toward smoking cessation counselling. These attitudes need to be translated into action. Interventions should be implemented to overcome perceived barriers and to improve smoking cessation activities amo
National electronic Library for Medicines (NHS) (uk)
added Jul 24, 2012 13:39
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Qatar Petroleum's Medical Services Department marks 'World No Tobacco Day'

Qatar Petroleum's Medical Services Department conducted a Health and Wellness Road Show last Thursday to highlight the range of serious health risks associated with smoking.
AME Info FZ LLC
added Jun 4, 2012 17:42
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Qatar's Public Sector Healthcare Staff To Observe 'World No Tobacco Day'

BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added May 31, 2012 13:55
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[Mid-east, Qatar] Duty hike to hit smokers in Gulf states

The Peninsula (qa)
added Apr 23, 2012 00:00
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[Qatar, UK] Shisha no alternative to quitting smoking: expert

Gulf Times (qa)
added Apr 22, 2012 00:00
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