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[Asia-pacific, China] Macau smoking ban due for further study

Macau’s legislators are set to resume discussions on the proposed casino smoking ban in late October...The Assembly’s working committee, which has been tasked with forming the legislation, is reportedly awaiting response from the government concerning the
GamingToday
added Aug 9, 2016 20:49
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[Asia-pacific, China] Wynn Macau: Limit on Gaming Tables, Ban on Smoking May Have Adverse Effect on Business

A protracted slowdown in gaming in the Chinese gambling hub of Macau continued to hit Wynn Macau Ltd. (1128.HK), which announced falling casino and room revenues in 2015.
Dow Jones News Service
added Mar 1, 2016 15:24
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] Gaming operators to publish commissioned report on smoking ban

The complete KPMG report on the impacts of a full smoking ban for gaming operators will be accessible to the public in the future, according to MGM China’s CEO and executive director, Grant Bowie.
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 17, 2015 17:35
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[Macau] Health Bureau defends proposed ban on e-cigarette sales

The city’s Health Bureau has defended its proposed ban on local sales of electronic cigarettes as part of the amendment of the tobacco control regime, saying that it does not agree with a survey suggesting that most smokers want to be able to choose to s
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Nov 2, 2015 09:03
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[West Virginia] Anti-Smoking Group Against Bill That Includes Tobacco Increase

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.
WCHS-TV8/58 (Charleston, WV)
added Mar 14, 2015 14:20
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Full Macau casino smoking ban expected by 2016

A government official in Macau says a full smoking ban for casinos is likely by 2016.The legislation is expected to include VIP rooms which are critical for the sector.Forecasts on the impact of the smoking ban vary widely, Deutsche Bank has one of the mo
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 11, 2015 22:12
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[Louisiana] Mayor Mitch Landrieu ratifies New Orleans smoking ban; starts countdown

Mayor Mitch Landrieu has started the countdown for most bars, hotels and casinos across New Orleans to toss out their ashtrays. He signed the citywide ban on smoking and vaping Friday (Jan. 30), making a day in April the last to light up inside most pl
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jan 31, 2015 10:08
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[Iowa] Branstad open to smoke-free casinos, changing gaming revenue distribution

The five-term Republican, who called himself a “militant non-smoker,” expressed interest in a Linn County proposal to create Iowa’s first smoke-free casino and ban smoking on the gaming floors of existing casinos. “I don’t think it’s right, I don’t thin
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Oct 17, 2014 01:00
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Casinos with smoking lounges confirmed by Macau govt

Macau’s Health Bureau has confirmed the 12 gaming venues that have received official approval for smoking lounges for their main casino floor patrons.
GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:40
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Casino smoking ban to be 'strictly enforced': Macau govt

The Macau government says it will “strictly enforce” the upcoming smoking ban for casino mass gaming floors. The city’s Health Bureau, the body in charge of enforcing the ban, said in a statement on Thursday that it would “rigorously” inspect the smokin
GGRAsia (mo)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:31
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