Headlines Tagged with Uae — 673 headlines found
Residents in the emirate – both smokers and non-smokers — have welcomed the passing of the anti-tobacco law but some feel the January enforcement is too long. “This is very good news... but they need to do it as soon as possible,” said Farida Ahmad Sidd
Aug 23, 2013 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Aug 26, 2013 12:37
Residents are sceptical over whether police will be able to enforce a ban on smoking in cars if children under 12 are inside. A law banning the practice issued last month is to be enforced from next year, but traffic police have not yet decided how to do
Aug 26, 2013 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Aug 26, 2013 05:43
Drivers who throw lit cigarettes out of cars will be fined Dh500 and have four black points added to their traffic record under a new anti-smoking federal law in the UAE, Dubai’s Traffic Police chief was reported on Saturday as saying. Some motorists ha
Aug 24, 2013 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Aug 24, 2013 11:04
[Uae, Uae: Dubai] The Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates : Executive regulations of anti-tobacco law announced
The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced the executive regulations of the anti-tobacco federal law, which were approved by Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in the Cabinet's Resolut
Aug 21, 2013 4-traders.com (fr)
added Aug 21, 2013 14:53
The updated anti-smoking legislation was announced in the third week of this month , and will come into effect in six months. Experts believe that children in families of smokers have an increased chance of becoming smokers themselves. They also said th
Aug 21, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 21, 2013 14:48
The latest anti-smoking law in the UAE has banned advertising of tobacco products in newspapers, TV commercials and animations and also placed restrictions on the selling of tobacco.
Aug 21, 2013 Gulf Business (ua)
added Aug 21, 2013 10:30
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has underscored the importance of protecting passengers - especially kids -- in the wake of the upcoming law banning smoking in cars when minors below 12 years are riding. The law comes into effect from January 2014.
Aug 21, 2013 The Gulf Today (ae)
added Aug 21, 2013 06:46
Motorists and passengers have been urged to uphold the new law that prohibits smoking in private vehicles in the presence of children under the age of 12, the Higher Commission of Child Protection in the Ministry of Interior said today. Although the ban
Aug 20, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Aug 20, 2013 16:11
The main drive of the new regulations is aiming to reduce smoking among youth. A study carried out in Abu Dhabi showed that 28 per cent of children aged 15 years or younger, are smokers, while 30 per cent of people aged 18 are smokers.
Aug 20, 2013 7 Days (ae)
added Aug 20, 2013 07:14
The use of nicotine patches is permitted and does not break the fast during the month of Ramadan, according to the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments (AWQAF) in Abu Dhabi.
Jul 22, 2013 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jul 22, 2013 13:26