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[Mid-east, UAE: Abu Dhabi] 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health: regional delegates refused visas

The three day conference started on the 17th and as I write, at least 38 registered delegates we know of, many whose presentations had been accepted by the conference and some who were to chair sessions, are still waiting for their visas to be issued. T
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Mar 18, 2015 08:49
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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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[UAE: Abu Dhabi, UK] Editorial: What will it take to create a tobacco-free world?

This week, The Lancet launches a campaign for a tobacco-free world by 2040. A three-paper Series marks the 10-year anniversary of the coming into force of the FCTC, and is published to coincide with the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health taking p
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 10:58
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[Asia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Global tobacco conference set for Abu Dhabi

The World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCTOH) announced today that South Africa Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi will address conference delegates during a ministerial plenary on the linkages between tobacco use and non-communicable diseases in
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Mar 11, 2015 11:28
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] AUDIO: Abu Dhabi Summit to Focus on Tobacco and Disease

The 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health will be held next month in Abu Dhabi. The five-day meeting will feature the latest in smoking control efforts. The World Health Organization estimates tobacco kills nearly six million people every year, most
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:09
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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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[UAE: Abu Dhabi, UK] Party Prince Harry spotted smoking hookah pipe onboard yacht in Abu Dhabi

The photograph shows the 30-year-old royal trying the flavoured tobacco on the boat, which was docked in the United Arab Emirates city’s marina for the Mahiki F1 Yacht Party. Harry was pictured dressed casually with seven others as he smoked the hookah -
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 27, 2014 15:37
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi, New York] From the Emirates: NYUAD goes smoke free

“NYUAD is a smoke-free campus.” NYU Abu Dhabi’s new smoking policy begins with a simple sentence, one ominous to smokers and comforting to non-smokers. Most people are already aware of the risks of tobacco use and tobacco users are arguably the most awar
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:12
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] No smoking in Abu Dhabi hotel lobbies

Smokers can no longer light up in hotel lobbies and cafes and restaurants situated in lobbies in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. The ruling, issued by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (ADTCA), is part of a drive to ban smoking in enclosed public pla
Gulf News (ae)
added Jul 1, 2014 14:38
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[Australia, UAE: Abu Dhabi] '12 passengers held' for smoking on flight

Abu Dhabi: A dozen passengers were detained in Abu Dhabi by local officials after smoke was detected in cabin toilets on an Abu Dhabi-bound Etihad Airways flight, the airline said. The passengers have not been arrested and an investigation is underway,
Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 20, 2014 15:36
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