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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Philippines, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Bloomberg lauds PH for sin tax law

The Department of Finance and Department of Health receive the 2015 Awards for Global Tobacco Control from Bloomberg Philanthropies
Rappler (ph)
added Mar 19, 2015 11:20
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] New tobacco atlas details scale, harms of tobacco epidemic

The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition ("The Atlas"), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled today by the American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation at the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health. The Atlas graphical
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 19, 2015 10:35
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health fights for smoking-free nations

Global and regional advocates of tobacco control on Tuesday called on more multi-party partnerships and collaborations to decrease the cigarette users and other related products, such as shisha and electronic cigarettes, amid the unending pressure and tac
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:37
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] UAE anti-smoking clinic reports 40% patient success rate

An Abu Dhabi clinic dedicated to helping residents quit smoking has reported a success rate of nearly 40 percent over the last 18 months and doctors have urged smokers to use Ramadan as a springboard to start giving up permanently. The Smoking Cessation
Arabian Business
added Aug 6, 2013 15:20
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] UAE mall smoking ban lights up confusion

Of more than 80 cafes and restaurants (not including food courts) at the five biggest shopping centres in the capital, almost half were still allowing patrons to smoke last week, despite warnings
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 2, 2012 16:44
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Abu Dhabi shuts 20 shops for tobacco rule violations

Municipality has shut 20 shops near mosques, educational institutions and residential areas for breaching rules and regulations and selling tobacco products...they should not be located within the premises of an educational, medical, sports, religious ins
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jun 30, 2015 20:01
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Tobacco Atlas, 5th edition, launched at WCTOH

The Tobacco Atlas finds industry tactics are creating a future of missed opportunity to improve global health, wealth, and equality The Tobacco Atlas, Fifth Edition (“The Atlas”), and its companion mobile app and website TobaccoAtlas.org, were unveiled
World Conference on Tobacco OR Health (WCTOH)
added Mar 20, 2015 12:02
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] WHO chief wants tobacco firms pushed 'out of business'

World Health Organization chief Margaret Chan urged global action on Wednesday to drive tobacco companies "out of business" and hailed progress in tackling smoking in many countries. Speaking at the World Conference on Tobacco or Health in Abu Dhabi, C
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Mar 18, 2015 16:36
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Now, here’s a golden chance to kick that cigarette butt!

Results of the largest survey on e-cigarettes — conducted by Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos, principal investigator and researcher from Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre in Athens, and his associates — has revealed that switching to an electronic cigarette from
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Mar 16, 2015 23:23
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[Asia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Latest tobacco control measures in focus at Abu Dhabi forum

Top speakers will present the latest developments in tobacco control and global efforts to reduce tobacco use ... The 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH), under the theme ‘Tobacco and Non-communicable Diseases,’ will run from March 17 to 21
TradeArabia (bh)
added Feb 10, 2015 22:44
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