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[Uae: Dubai] UAE’s smoking ban must go much further to protect passive smokers, health experts say

The Federal Law on Tobacco Control from 2009 was introduced by Dubai Municipality in 2014 but it only bans smoking in public places such as buses and sports venues, and sale of tobacco products to people under 18 and at cafes and restaurants in residenti
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 11, 2016 16:27

[Uae: Dubai] For a tobacco-free Dubai

The Dubai Health Authority's (DHA) 'Tobacco-Free Dubai Project' is conducting a series of awareness campaigns to educate the community about the health hazards of tobacco consumption. The awareness campaigns are held under the patronage of Shaikh Majid
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jun 10, 2013 10:26

[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Anti-tobacco campaign starts at Dubai Mall

Dubai Health Authority's (DHA) Tobacco Free Dubai Project aims to conduct a series of awareness campaigns to educate the community about the health hazards of tobacco consumption. The campaigns are being held in line with World No Tobacco Day 2013 and W
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jun 9, 2013 16:55

[Uae: Dubai] Letter - Forget a hike in price, kick smokers outside

never mind the cost of cigarettes or taxes. As much as I'd like to occasionally go to a bar in Dubai, it's the second-hand smoke that keeps me away, unless it's outdoors and well ventilated.
7 Days (ae)
added May 28, 2013 07:27

[Uae: Dubai] Dubai Tobacco Free project holds felicitation ceremony

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) in cooperation with the Higher Colleges of Technology organized a ceremony for the Dubai T
added Apr 25, 2013 13:59

[Uae, Uae: Dubai] JLT fire brings cigarette butt disposal into focus

The fire in a Jumeirah Lake Towers apartment has once again raised the question of people throwing cigarette butts from their apartment balconies. Emirates 247 spoke to several residents who have called upon officials to impose stricter penalties for di
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Nov 18, 2012 13:02

[Uae, Uae: Dubai] Study: Shisha users do not call themselves 'smokers'

Dubai: Shisha smokers do not acknowledge themselves as smokers, according to a countrywide survey that pegs the number of shisha smokers at 30 per cent in the age group of 22-44. The findings, which come from a study titled Chronic Respiratory Symptoms i
Gulf News (ae)
added Sep 1, 2012 20:36

[Asia, Mid-east, Uae: Dubai] Dubai launches citywide raids on stores selling e-cigarettes

A total of seven retailers were hit with fines and had illegal goods confiscated and destroyed as part of a widespread campaign in Al Hudaiba, Bur Dubai and Al Murar. Municipality inspectors seized 30 electronic cigarettes from 11 outlets, as well as 10
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:30

[Australia, Uae: Dubai] Ibrahim Brothers Arrested In Dubai, Homes Raided In Sydney

Australian Federal Police and NSW police reportedly raided 26 homes on Tuesday, as well as more than a dozen other homes in a separate investigations understood to be centred on the alleged importation of 50 million illegal cigarettes and the drug ice.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:35

[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Dubai Police confirms 'Medwakh' tobacco is free of marijuana

Colonel Al Mutawa said that Dubai Police’s experts took steps after reports that marijuana was found in ‘Medwakh’ tobacco. It took four samples of the tobacco and a urine sample and checked the way it was tested at Garhoud Hospital. It was found the ‘qui
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Apr 9, 2015 21:35
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