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[Asia, Uae: Dubai] More Dubai residents quit smoking in 2014 than previous years

Smoking cessation was the topic of the weekly Twitter clinic of the DHA, where doctor’s pointed out the significance of the cessation rate. DHA clinics recorded a quitting rate of 11 per cent in 2012 and 14 per cent in 2013. Globally the quitting rate
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:53

[Uae: Dubai] Dubai police in crackdown on shisha smoking motorists

some firms are even marketing car shisha devices ...There is no specific offence under UAE law of smoking shisha in a vehicle but police officers have been told to fine motorists under careless driving laws until a solution can be found.
Arabian Business
added Dec 30, 2014 13:48

[Uae: Dubai] Why would you.... Dubai bans smoking shisha behind the wheel

A proposal to ban shisha smoking and mobile phone use for drivers recommends an associated fine of Dh500. There was no word on whether behind-the-wheel coffee drinking or shawarma eating would become punishable offences.
Al (jo)
added Dec 28, 2014 21:29

[Uae: Dubai] Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate

But that view isn’t shared by most non-smoking health-conscious Dubaians, who are finding it enduringly difficult to socialise in the city. ‘I don’t go to clubs because of the smoke,’ says British resident Mo Hussain. ‘There’s nowhere in my area that I k
Arabian Business
added Aug 22, 2014 07:22

[Uae: Dubai] DM issues laws to combat tobacco

Director General of Dubai Municipality, Hussain Nasser Lootah, has affirmed the role of Dubai Municipality in implementing the federal laws with the aim of maintaining the public health of citizens and residents in the emirate of Dubai.
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Aug 10, 2014 21:50

[Asia, Uae: Dubai] Dubai moves to prohibit smoking in public places

Dubai Municipality has launched a campaign to implement UAE Cabinet Resolution No. 24 of 2013 and Regulations under Federal Law No 15 of 2009 on tobacco control, concerning the prohibition and control of tobacco use in public places for the public intere
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Aug 7, 2014 10:40

[Uae: Dubai] 500 Dubai shops ban tobacco for 24 hours

Nearly 500 shops will stop selling tobacco products for 24 hours on Saturday — a jump from 420 in 2013 — in a bid to support World No Tobacco Day. The move is aimed at educating the public about the harmful impact of smoking and its related diseases. “Our
Gulf News (ae)
added May 29, 2014 14:21

[Uae: Dubai] Dubai Restaurant Zuma Bans Cigar Smoking

Dubai-based Japanese restaurant Zuma has confirmed that guests will be banned from smoking cigars in its bar and lounge areas in the evenings, effective immediately. The restaurant, located at the Dubai International Financial Centre, already prohibits
Gulf Business (ua)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:26

[Uae: Dubai] More UAE teen are smoking now

The number of children curious about smoking is increasing in the UAE, said a worried health official, but noted new anti-tobacco laws will help the younger generation. ... about 28 per cent of teens younger than 15 years are smoking. The Dubai Health Aut
Gulf News (ae)
added Jan 10, 2014 04:58

[Uae: Dubai] Now, a Dh500 fine for smoking shisha in public

"We are intensifying our efforts in prohibiting smoking shisha in all public parks, beaches and other recreational centres across Dubai. We have formed a special team of 23 inspectors who have been assigned to fine people on the spot if they are caught v (ae)
added Dec 24, 2013 22:11
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