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[Macau, Nevada] Lights out for smokers in Vegas?

A decision to ban smoking in the Asian gambling mecca of Macau prompted a Wall Street analyst to predict that the casinos of Las Vegas might be next. Although there is no current legislation in Nevada to implement a smoking ban in casinos, Deutsche Bank
Travel Weekly
added Sep 9, 2014 04:53

[Macau] 39 casinos submit smoking ban plans

The majority of casinos and gambling premises in Macau have already submitted draft plans for the setting up of smoking lounges. This comes just a month ahead of the implementation of the full smoking ban on mass market gaming floors.
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Sep 3, 2014 12:41

Most Macau casinos have submitted smoking lounge plans

The majority of Macau gaming venues – including casinos and slot-machine parlours – have already submitted the final plans to the government for setting up smoking lounges on their mass floors. The city’s Health Bureau on Monday said that 39 gaming venu
GGRAsia (mo)
added Sep 3, 2014 12:08

[UK] E-cigarettes company to sponsor Doncaster Cup

DONCASTER is set to become the first track in Britain to carry the name of a cigarette-associated product in a race title since tobacco sponsorship in sport was outlawed in 2003.
Racing Post (uk)
added Sep 3, 2014 10:46

[Nevada] LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Get ready for a smoke-free Las Vegas

Continuing to focus on a shrinking demographic and a shrinking profit center would be economically insane. That’s not even mentioning the fact that it would save countless workers from getting sick. But no one seems to care about that.
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 2, 2014 10:05

[West Virginia] W.Va. smoking ban a strong precedent, advocates say

The decision to ban smoking at Mountaineer Casino and other public areas in Hancock County, W.Va., sets an example for making the air safer for everyone, anti-smoking advocates say.
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Sep 1, 2014 03:22

[West Virginia] Hancock County Smoking Ban Passes in Unanimous 5-0 Vote

County Board of Health on Tuesday passed the Clean Air Regulation Act of 2014, effective July 1, 2015. Many people had spoken out against the proposed ban claiming it would devastate the county's economy. In April, members of a coalition called "No 2 the
Charleston (WV) State Journal
added Aug 27, 2014 02:02

[West Virginia] Casino loses smoking battle in Hancock County

Board of Health voted Tuesday in favor of a countywide public place indoor smoking ban despite objections from the county's largest employer, Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort.
West Virginia Metro News Network
added Aug 27, 2014 01:58

[West Virginia] Casino watches as Hancock votes on smoking ban Tuesday

Hancock County Board of Health is set to vote Tuesday on a smoking ban that the county’s largest employer claims could cost it 20 percent of its business. Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort—which features a staff of 1,300—has opposed the ban at eve
West Virginia Metro News Network
added Aug 25, 2014 18:40

[Louisiana] VIDEO: Bar owners divided on proposed smoking ban in NO bars, casinos

“It looks like it's the wave of the future, so we might as well get on board with it,” said Hank Staples, Maple Leaf co-owner. “It's been going well. I've been surprised at the number of smokers that have supported it.” The Maple Leaf is one of more than
added Aug 22, 2014 06:55
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