Headlines Tagged with Uae — 673 headlines found
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
Nov 5, 2014 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:27
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
May 22, 2013 Emirates News Agency (WAM) (ae)
added May 22, 2013 08:54
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.
Feb 4, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Feb 4, 2013 13:41
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)
Dec 26, 2012 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:07
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
Dec 15, 2012 Gulf News (ae)
added Dec 15, 2012 13:22
The price revision is effective since Tuesday
Oct 17, 2012 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Oct 19, 2012 02:29
Official denies claims that the plan to be put off or cancelled under lobby pressure
Aug 27, 2012 Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 27, 2012 14:06
It's time someone took a leaf out of Bloomberg's book and a stand on what appears to be a dodgy practice of luring teenagers into yet another quagmire.
Jun 24, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 23, 2012 21:57
All cigarette packs sold in the GCC will display stark warnings about the damaging health effects of smoking in less than two months.
Jun 8, 2012 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 11, 2012 14:59
As per reports, it has been revealed that the Gulf Countries being led by the United Arab Emirates have been planning to double the tax rate in cigarettes.
May 28, 2012 TopNews
added May 28, 2012 12:01