Headlines Tagged with Uae: Sharjah — 52 headlines found
Cigarettes can still be bought in supermarkets and grocery stores in residential areas around the emirate despite a ban by the municipality. Several shops in the Al Nabba, Al Khan, Al Qassimia, Al Leyyah and Shuwaykhen neighbourhoods are selling cigarett
Jul 6, 2013 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 7, 2013 20:01
[Mid-east, Uae, Uae: Sharjah] Sharjah's new smoking rule needs to be replicated across the Emirates- paper
Sharjah has made it illegal, effective immediately, for shops in exclusively residential areas, and those near schools, to sell or stock tobacco products. "This is a significant and dramatic move that needs to be replicated across the Emirates," the Abu
Apr 5, 2013 Emirates News Agency (WAM) (ae)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:38
Sharjah’s step to ban availability of such items near schools and homes will help promote anti-smoking rules
Apr 5, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 5, 2013 13:58
The Sharjah Municipal Council has issued a decision to ban the sale of cigarettes in certain grocery stores after a draft legislation was proposed last year. The Sharjah Council held its eighth meeting, chaired by council president Salem Obaid Al Shamsi
Apr 4, 2013 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Apr 4, 2013 07:07
Sharjah Municipal Council has banned the sale of cigarette in grocery stores near residential buildings and schools in a move designed to limit exposure to children.
Apr 4, 2013 Arabian Business
added Apr 4, 2013 07:04
Residents and the Sharjah Department of Civil Defence have attributed the increasing number of fire accidents in flats and residential buildings in the emirate to barbecuing, throwing of cigarette butts and smoking of shishas in balconies.
Jan 25, 2013 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jan 26, 2013 05:21
Any store caught selling tobacco to children should be handed hefty fines. Moreover, parents who have the habit of smoking should avoid it when in front of their children, as this will not only prevent them from the dangerous effects of passive smoking bu
Jan 14, 2013 7 Days (ae)
added Jan 13, 2013 23:40
[Uae: Dubai, Uae: Sharjah] Lit cigarette butt may have caused Dubai Marina blaze... fire alarms fail
Did a cigarette butt cause Marina fire? If true, it could be the second such incident in less than two months. A similar incident had destroyed two floors of the Al Tayer Tower in Al Nahda in Sharjah on April 28.
Jun 10, 2012 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jun 10, 2012 13:37
The Sharjah Police have confiscated 65kg of banned chewing tobacco products like Chaini Khaini, Niswar and paan from various groceries in residential areas in the city and Khorfakkan.
Jun 5, 2012 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jun 5, 2012 13:57
Organisational campaign targets fitness gains to cut response time
May 30, 2012 Gulf News (ae)
added May 31, 2012 11:23