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[Uae] Quitting ‘smoking rituals’ could help nicotine-addicts kick habit

Despite awareness many still smoke because of external influences
Gulf News (ae)
added May 12, 2012 00:17
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[Asia, Mid-east, Uae] A third of Emiratis in their 30s smoke, screenings show

The combination of high incomes and cheap tobacco products is fuelling smoking in the UAE.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 15, 2016 17:08
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UAE Cabinet approves formation of Anti-Tobacco Committee

to coordinate nationwide efforts to reduce tobacco use. ... the committee will also develop a database on the use of tobacco and its products and international tobacco trade. The committee will comprise 15 members from 12 government entities, nine federa
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 5, 2016 19:31
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[Mid-east, Uae] SAIDI: Taxing question of curbs on tobacco smuggling

What can the GCC countries do to increase tobacco taxation to raise revenue and address health concerns, while also avoiding encouraging illicit trade in tobacco and the threat of contributing to the financing of terrorism? We propose a multi-pronged app
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Aug 18, 2015 15:22
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UAE-wide smoking ban in enclosed public spaces next year

A nationwide ban on smoking in enclosed public places will come into force from early next year, The Ministry of Health has announced. The ban extends to universities, hospitals, public transport, theatres, cinemas, playgrounds and pitches as well as “ot
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:27
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[Mid-east, Uae] New GCC Tobacco Tax Could Fuel Illicit Trade

the White Paper finds no evidence that a one-step, 100% overnight increase in duty on tobacco products will significantly affect consumption levels or smoking propensity. It highlights concern that a sharp increase in cigarette prices will fuel the growth
Emirates News Agency (WAM) (ae)
added May 22, 2013 08:54
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[Uae] Ministry tackles youth smoking with survey

Dubai: The UAE is pulling out all the stops in its efforts to reduce smoking in adolescents. The latest push comes from the Ministry of Health (MoH) that announced on Monday the third tobacco survey among adolescents.
Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 4, 2013 13:41
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[Uae] All tobacco packs to display health warnings

Imported cigarettes and other tobacco products which do not carry a graphic health warning on packs will be totally banned in the UAE from 1st of January 2013, the acting director general of the Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA)
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:07
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[Uae, Uae: Dubai] Anti-smoking campaign launched

Targets students aged 10 to 18 to prevent them from acquiring the habit / Dubai: The health ministry's anti-smoking campaign themed 'You are smarter than to start' was inaugurated by Shaikh Majid Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Cult
Gulf News (ae)
added Dec 15, 2012 13:22
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Cigarette prices hiked Dh1 in UAE

The price revision is effective since Tuesday
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Oct 19, 2012 02:29
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