Tag: shisha

Age restrictions enforced

Age restrictions enforced

| February 27, 2017

Authorities in Amman, the capital of Jordan, are making it a priority to monitor cafés and other establishments to ensure that argileh is not served to minors.

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Shisha smoking examined

Shisha smoking examined

| January 13, 2017

A study in Jordan has found that young adults who smoke shisha regularly show substantially more symptoms of respiratory problems than do those who do not smoke.

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Haia cracks down on smokers in Saudi Arabia

Haia cracks down on smokers in Saudi Arabia

| October 5, 2015

The Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice (Haia) is cracking down on people smoking shisha in public places, according to a story in the Arab News. Arab News recently visited a public park in Wadi Namir, Dariyah region, and found numerous people smoking shisha. This irritated many people who were […]

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Disposable shisha pipes mandatory in Dubai

Disposable shisha pipes mandatory in Dubai

| September 17, 2015

The Dubai Municipality has implemented a new hygiene rule making it mandatory for shisha outlets in Dubai to use disposable pipes in place of traditional shisha hoses. The rule, which was issued in accordance with the articles of the federal law number 15 of 2009 on tobacco control, is aimed at protecting shisha smokers from […]

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