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[China] Macau to consider revised casino smoking legislation

the 33-member Legislative Assembly is to hold a second reading of proposed legislation on Friday that would, if passed, outlaw smoking in any area of a casino that offers gambling and restrict the activity solely to airport-style “smoking lounges” that ar
World Casino News
added Jul 20, 2017 00:55
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[Asia-pacific] Macau VIPs to cut visits if total smoke ban: KPMG

The report by consultancy KPMG was presented privately on November 11 to a committee of Macau’s Legislative Assembly. At that time only an outline of the findings was given to the media. The most prominent of the findings revealed at that time was the s
GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 23, 2015 01:28
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[Asia-pacific, China] Smoking protests continue in Macau

“A full smoking ban will have a disastrous effect on Macau’s principal generator of tax revenue and the businesses servicing the interests of VIP gamblers. After 15 consecutive months of revenue declines Kwok Chi Chung, the president of Macau’s Associati
GamingToday
added Sep 12, 2015 13:47
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[Asia] Public opinion weighed re Macau smoking ban bill: govt

GGRAsia (mo)
added Aug 7, 2015 10:04
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[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] BROWN: End all smoking in casinos

patrons expect smoke-free indoor air, and soon it will be the norm. The sooner Pennsylvania and New Jersey adopt the idea, the sooner worker and patron health will benefit - and the sooner our casinos can compete for patrons and employees who want to come
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jun 16, 2014 12:51
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[Macau] Cigarette break

There will be no change any time soon to the smoking ban currently implemented in casinos There is no urgency in changing the current smoking ban and implementing a full casino smoking ban. This was the government’s conclusion during yesterday afternoon’
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Apr 9, 2014 00:50
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Nevada receives poor marks for Smoke-free air

Nevada received a grade of "C" on the report card in the category of smokefree air, due to its exemption that leave tens of thousands of Nevada's workers unprotected. The report comes as the United States marks the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon
Mesquite (NV) Citizen Journal
added Jan 24, 2014 15:41
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Smoking at Revel / Disappointing, but ...

Arguably, Revel could have promoted its smoke-free policy better. But the struggling casino is now in a position that requires it to try everything. Regrettably - for the nonsmoking public and, most of all, for Revel's employees - that includes allowing s
The Press of Atlantic City
added May 22, 2013 08:51
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[Macau] SMOKING BAN BRINGS FINES AND STRIKE THREATS

Macau casinos’ efforts to ensure compliance with the smoking law have been roundly criticized by casino workers’ associations, which claim casino employees are now subject to even higher concentrations of nicotine-laden smoke.
CalvinAyre.com
added Jan 7, 2013 07:28
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Curbs on Smokers Continue to Grow ($$)

"It's no longer a question of who's going to be next" to ban smoking in public areas, said Cynthia Hallett, executive director of Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights, a nonprofit group. "It's who's going to be last." The outlook for smokers isn't totally b
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Dec 28, 2012 05:10
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