Headlines Tagged with Saudi Arabia — 371 headlines found
Saudi Arabia unveiled yesterday the state budget plan for the fiscal year 2017. Under the new measure, a 100% tax would also be levied on tobacco and byproducts, as well as energy beverages.
Dec 26, 2016 GDN Online (Gulf Digital News) (bh)
added Dec 27, 2016 01:43
[Saudi Arabia] British father, 48, languished in 'hellish' Saudi jail for three months for jostling a police officer before being allowed home
His fellow prisoners chain-smoked so heavily that the air was full of smoke, with police beating those who complained.... He said it was 'like hell', adding: 'You can't imagine the smoke. You couldn't see people's faces. Every minute, people were fightin
Dec 13, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 14, 2016 21:40
: A Saudi national sparked a state of panic among passengers when he began smoking aboard a Saudi Airlines flight heading from Medina to Cairo. The man smoked a cigarette inside the plane's toilet which caused the on-flight alarm to go off.
Oct 30, 2016 GDN Online (Gulf Digital News) (bh)
added Oct 31, 2016 01:43
said that the smoking of shisha or hookah has become very popular among young Saudi women in the last five years, either in cafés, or at home. Many Saudi women do not mind smoking, even with family. Seen as a way to attract customers, Nawfil said dealers
Jul 28, 2016 Arab News (sa)
added Aug 7, 2016 05:19
The authorities in the province of Mecca have announced a clampdown on indecent behaviour at public places. Saudi King’s Advisor and Mecca Province Ruler Prince Khalid Al-Faisal issued a directive banning sheesha, tombac, smoking, musical instruments and
Jun 16, 2016 GDN Online (Gulf Digital News) (bh)
added Jun 17, 2016 02:43
The new regulations prohibit smoking in eight public areas. These include the vicinities of religious, educational, health, sport and cultural institutions, social and charity institutions,” said a source.
Jun 14, 2016 Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Jun 15, 2016 17:06
Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Labour and Social Development has listed 16 reasons for fair dismissal in both the public and private sectors. The list includes ...smoking, tampering with the attendance timings, neglect, and incitement to disobeying instructi
Jun 7, 2016 Gulf News (ae)
added Jun 9, 2016 16:48
Saudi border customs inspectors seized nearly 10 million cigarettes and 1.5 million tobacco bags which dealers tried separately to smuggle into the Gulf Kingdom.
May 12, 2016 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added May 12, 2016 15:45
Smokers travel to Dubai to buy large quantities of tobacco at affordable prices in the aftermath of the decision to increase the prices of cigarettes in Saudi Arabia. The customs authorities put a cap on the quantity of tobacco which Saudi tourists ca
Mar 17, 2016 GDN Online (Gulf Digital News) (bh)
added Mar 17, 2016 16:00
There has been a high demand in the Kingdom from people seeking help to give up smoking in the wake of the rise in tobacco prices announced recently by the government. This is according to Anas Al-Hadi, a doctor at a clinic treating people for nicotine ad
Mar 17, 2016 Arab News (sa)
added Mar 17, 2016 13:09