Headlines Tagged with Uae — 655 headlines found
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
“It’s too early to measure impact because a lot of people have been hoarding cigarettes in the last few months knowing that the prices will go up," commented the doctor who has served as the president of the Emirates Cardiac Society in the past. “Many
Oct 17, 2017 Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Oct 17, 2017 17:59
has issued a new law that imposes taxes on tobacco products, energy drinks and soft drinks to boost revenue and help offset the impact of lower oil prices. President of the UAE Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan approved the tax decree Monday. Abu Dhabi'
Aug 21, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 22, 2017 02:20
"The most universal cause of lung cancer is tobacco smoke, where smoking causes more than 85 per cent of lung cancer cases. "The Middle East is one of only two regions of the world where cigarette sales increased between 1990 and 1997. The number of smok
Mar 6, 2017 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Mar 6, 2017 19:24
[Asia, Mid-east, Uae] The heart of Singapore’s Muslim quarter loses its beat as shisha ban comes into force
"I’m quitting shisha after the ban," he told The National on Friday, explaining that a throat infection related to smoking had forced him to stop smoking shisha for three months. However, Ram said, he had decided to allow himself a few last shisha sessio
Jul 31, 2016 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Aug 1, 2016 01:16
A Kuwaiti man divorced his expatriate wife after seeing a Snapchat video of her smoking shisha. The video that has gone viral on social media has received mixed reactions. Reportedly, the wife who was smoking shisha without the knowledge of her husband
Oct 21, 2015 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Oct 21, 2015 14:55
Though the cause behind Saturday's fire at Torch Tower remains unknown as yet, issues relating to the dangers linked to indoor and balcony smoking have come under the spotlight, with one doctor saying the knock-on effects can be detrimental to more than j
Feb 23, 2015 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Feb 22, 2015 16:20