– Law 174 facebook’s page just announced that Mr Fadel contacted them saying that as soon as he heard about the situation, he gave extremely strict directives for smoking to be absolutely banned in all indoor areas at ABC. Good news!
It is a bit hypocrite in my opinion to be an awareness leader on one health issue, and break the law by ignoring another. This is the current case of ABC mall that is promoting awareness on breast cancer, but has recently re-become a smoking place, a clear infraction of Law 174 that bans smoking in all closed public spaces (e.g. governmental buildings, airport, schools, public transport, malls, restaurants, bars, pubs, nightclubs), mandates health warnings on tobacco product packages, and bans all forms of tobacco advertising, promotion, and sponsorship. [full text of the law] Continue reading “ABC Mall Breaks Law 174 (Anti Smoking Law)” »