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Oman’s ministry of information announced that advertising for tobacco products on social media and billboards has been banned. more

News

Senior officials at Oman’s Ministry of Health announced that tobacco tax will soon be doubled. more

News

Senior officials at Oman’s Ministry of Health announced that tobacco tax will soon be doubled. more

News

Gulf Cooperation Council recently ratified and implemented a 100% excise tax on tobacco in Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates, to be followed by the other member countries. Here is a commentary on the cigarette landscape. more

Features

Oman’s Public Authority for Consumer Protection recently banned all e-cigarette and e-shisha products. Anyone found selling the cigarettes will be slapped with fine. more

E-Cigs


From the Associate editor

Marketing 101

There is no industry more regulated than the tobacco industry, and this extends to its marketing. But, do basic marketing concepts differ much between tobacco and any other product?

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