Headlines Tagged with Uae — 674 headlines found
The Federal Law on Tobacco Control from 2009 was introduced by Dubai Municipality in 2014 but it only bans smoking in public places such as buses and sports venues, and sale of tobacco products to people under 18 and at cafes and restaurants in residenti
Jul 10, 2016 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 11, 2016 16:27
Unlike the Western world, smoking levels are actually on the increase in the Middle East – but with progressive governmental policies in the UAE, that might be about to change
Jun 28, 2016 Gulf Business (ua)
added Jun 28, 2016 12:54
The combination of high incomes and cheap tobacco products is fuelling smoking in the UAE.
Jun 14, 2016 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 15, 2016 17:08
All this is proof that we need a definitive study on shisha’s effects and preferably for that research to be led by this region.
Jun 2, 2016 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 2, 2016 17:50
The UAE is expected to introduce a smoking ban, effective by the end of 2016. The news was revealed by an official from the Ministry of Health and Prevention on Tuesday May 31 to coincide with World No Tobacco Day.
Jun 1, 2016 HotelierMiddleEast.com (ua)
added Jun 2, 2016 09:38
The UAE is proposing a total ban on smoking in public spaces by the end of 2016, according to reports. The National Tobacco Control Committee of the UAE will make a proposal to amend the Federal Tobacco Control Law, making public spaces 100 percent smoke
Jun 1, 2016 Arabian Business
added Jun 1, 2016 20:34
Shisha smokers have up to four times the amount of carbon monoxide in their lungs than cigarette smokers. That is the finding of health checks that marked No Tobacco Day on Tuesday. The Ministry of Health asked doctors from mobile clinics to host smokin
Jun 1, 2016 The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jun 1, 2016 18:46
Dubai-based fuel retailer Emirates National Oil Company (Enoc) has announced a 24-hour ban on the sale of cigarette and tobacco products tomorrow, May 31, across its all Enoc and Eppco service stations network in the UAE.
May 30, 2016 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added May 30, 2016 19:57
Raising taxes and changing the set of gory pictures on cigarette packs are among the steps that will soon be taken by the UAE to curb tobacco use in the country. Ahead of World No Tobacco Day tomorrow, a senior official from the UAE Ministry of Health a
May 30, 2016 Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added May 30, 2016 15:04
Saudi border customs inspectors seized nearly 10 million cigarettes and 1.5 million tobacco bags which dealers tried separately to smuggle into the Gulf Kingdom.
May 12, 2016 Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added May 12, 2016 15:45