A few days ago the Gulf News carried this story. Yay! I'm happy.
'Al Ain Municipality bans smoking in all public places
Published: March 31, 2008, 15:21
Al Ain: Al Ain Municipality will ban smoking in all enclosed public places as of April 15, according to an administrative decree issued by Awad Khalifa Bin Hasoum Al Darmaki, Director General of the Municipality.'