Headlines Tagged with Casinos/Gambling — 3,388 headlines found
Harrah's Casino has launched a last-ditch effort to dodge New Orleans' smoking ban, once again crying foul that the pending law threatens millions of dollars that the company sends to the state and city to cover public safety and education costs.
Mar 19, 2015 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Mar 24, 2015 13:49
Mayor Mitch Landrieu's administration has launched a public education campaign... The crackdown on cigarettes, cigars, pipes and nicotine vaporizers hasn't yet reached its final form. Expect more tweaks to the new law before it launches April 22. For e
Mar 23, 2015 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Mar 24, 2015 13:39
The boom times are over in Macau. The Chinese gambling hub's gross domestic product plunged a horrifying 17.2 percent in the fourth quarter, and the government has curbed its projected casino revenue for the year by 27 percent. China's slowing economy an
Mar 24, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Mar 24, 2015 11:37
The smoking ban will kick in on April 22, one month from today. Harrah’s is still lobbying for an exemption, Councilmember Nadine Ramsey is still lobbying for an exemption, and there is still talk of changing the restrictions on smoking near a business e
Mar 22, 2015 Nola Defender
added Mar 22, 2015 17:38
The New Orleans Health Department said the website is the beginning of a public awareness campaigned aimed at educating the public on the new ordinance.... The website can be viewed at http://www.nola.gov/smokefree.
Mar 20, 2015 WVUE Fox 8 (New Orleans, LA)
added Mar 20, 2015 21:57
Global E-Cigarette Market Trends Points to Significant Growth in Coming Years - Company Enters JV Partnership to Bring E-Cig Products to Native American Gaming Industry Casinos
Breathe eCig Corp. (OTCQB: BVAP), the electronic cigarette industry innovator and pioneer, announced today an exclusive partnership with Native American Marketing Enterprises. The joint venture will distribute and sell socially and environmentally consci
Mar 17, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2015 12:39
The joint venture will distribute and sell socially and environmentally conscious Breathe e-cigarettes to the Native American gaming industry casinos beginning in the second quarter of 2015.
Mar 17, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2015 12:38
A bill that would raise the state cigarette tax by $1 over two years plus allow for smoking in casinos and VFWs remains alive heading into the final day of the legislature's 60-day session.
Mar 14, 2015 WCHS-TV8/58 (Charleston, WV)
added Mar 14, 2015 14:20
the La Porte County United Way Super Smoke Social has become smokier than ever. On Thursday night the United Way’s 5th Annual Super Smoke Social brought together a sold out crowd of people to attend a night of smoking cigars, drinking, eating, and bidding
Mar 6, 2015 PortageLife.com (Valparaiso, IN)
added Mar 8, 2015 09:34
The West Virginia Senate has voted to create exemptions for certain types of establishments from local smoke-free regulations, stripping the public and workers of protections... join the American Lung Association in calling for the West Virginia House of
Mar 5, 2015 Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Mar 5, 2015 10:53