Headlines Tagged with Uae — 675 headlines found
Dubai: Smokers who dismiss a slight but persistent cough, commonly referred to as smoker’s cough, should be cautioned about the indication of a serious respiratory syndrome, said experts on Sunday.
Apr 7, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Apr 8, 2013 11:16
The UAE Ministry of Health is likely to introduce new anti-tobacco regulations with a view to discourage people from smoking. The third clause of the federal Tobacco Control Law No.25 of 2009 relates to the statutory warnings on cigarette packets.
Nov 7, 2012 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Nov 7, 2012 10:34
The danger of this trend lies in the fact that e-cigarettes are more socially acceptable than their traditional counterparts. The Dubai Police have recorded 17 instances of youngsters mixing drugs in electronic cigarettes and smoking them, a top officer
Apr 15, 2018 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:27
the GCC countries have decided to impose steep taxes on these products. The group will impose a uniform tax of 100 percent on tobacco products, 100 percent on energy drinks and 50 percent on soft drinks, local media reported on Sunday.
Jan 11, 2016 Zawya.com (ae)
added Jan 11, 2016 18:12
The proposal will be floated GCC-wide in two years when health officials will be required to revise packaging of all tobacco products.
Jan 14, 2014 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jan 13, 2014 22:12
Visual health warnings have also started to appear on cigarette packets in the Gulf but Dr Wedad Al Maidoor, head of the UAE’s tobacco control committee, says the images are “too weak” by comparison. Al Maidoor told 7DAYS: “If you see packs in countries
Oct 17, 2012 7 Days (ae)
added Oct 17, 2012 03:45
finance ministers from all six states in the Gulf Cooperation Council convene tomorrow in Riyadh. Among the many topics to be discussed is the possibility of increasing a region-wide tobacco tax in response to calls by the healthcare professionals in the
Oct 4, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:45
Yet on this day, there is little of the buzz one would expect of a Chinese assembly plant. The turmoil in much of the Middle East, the key market, has seen orders halve, and the company's owner, Luo Weiguo, hopes for stability in the Arab world and a rec
Aug 2, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Aug 2, 2012 17:22
Illegal sale and use of e-cigarettes continue unchecked in the country despite laws in place. Converts to these smoking devices swear by the benefits but health authorities say there is no research to back their claims. On Tuesday, the World Health Organ
Aug 29, 2014 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:10
Authorites crack the whip on firms playing truant; new rule will also regulate smoke-free areas, sale of tobacco and advertising
Sep 12, 2012 Gulf News (ae)
added Sep 16, 2012 22:12