As per the new law the driver of a motor vehicle will be prohibited from using any device – whether by carrying it, touching it or watching it. The Cabinet has given its nod to a draft law that seeks to prohibit the use of mobile and other devices while driving and prevent the practice […]

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Fine for drivers who smoke in vehicle carrying people under 18

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  • October 12, 2016
  • 3 min read

A person who smokes while driving a vehicle which has an occupant under the age of 18 is punishable with a maximum fine of QR3,000, according to Article 18 of Law No. 10 of 2016 on the control of tobacco and its derivatives, issued by HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Tuesday. […]

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