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Israel passes law banning smoking ads, repackaging smoking products
January 1, 2019
A wide-reaching ban on the advertising of cigarettes, cigars, hookah products, rolling papers, e-cigarettes and non-tobacco herbal smokeables was passed in a landslide vote in the Knesset.
In 2040, Israeli lifespan expected to be the world’s seventh highest
October 18, 2018
The top five determinants of average life span are all lifestyle-related: blood sugar, weight, blood pressure, tobacco use and alcohol consumption.
New Israeli anti-smoking law to go into effect Sept. 1
August 30, 2018
Any place where outdoor events are conducted with 50-plus people will now be a smoke-free zone, thanks to a new law by Israel’s Ministry of Health, in a bid to crack down on exposure to secondhand smoke.
Israel bans JUUL e-cigarettes, with their high nicotine levels
August 23, 2018
The move came at the recommendation of Israel’s Health Ministry and Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman, due to the product’s extremely high levels of nicotine.
New law in Israel would ban tobacco advertisements
June 25, 2018
Companies violating the law would be penalized with a 450,000 shekel ($124,600) fine.