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The revamp of smoking lounges in casinos “is a step forward,” Health Bureau (SSM) acting Director Cheang Seng Ip said yesterday during a press conference, which outlined the SSM’s requirements for gaming operators regarding smoking lounge inside casinos.
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 16, 2017 20:46

[Asia-pacific] Over half Macau gaming staff pro smoking lounges: study

More than half of Macau casino staff that were polled, supported the retention of smoking lounges on casino main floors, according to a survey commissioned by the city’s six gaming operators. The results of the survey were announced at a press conference
GGRAsia (mo)
added Feb 16, 2017 20:46

[Asia-pacific] Macau casino staff mixed reviews on UM tobacco survey

results of a survey on the vexed topic of smoking in casinos, that was commissioned from the University of Macau by the city’s six casino operators. The poll indicated more than half of respondents supported the retention of smoking lounges on casino main
GGRAsia (mo)
added Feb 14, 2017 19:37

[Nevada] Masking lingering smoke smell a challenge for casinos

one of the nation’s largest cities that still allow smoking in bars and casinos. That leaves casino operators with the sometimes-complex task of ensuring the air is as pleasant as possible. “Typically, the best way (to combat the smoke smell) is to intr
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Feb 11, 2017 15:46
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[West Virginia] Hancock County Commission Still Considering Smoking Ban

officials heard from several others in favor of keeping the existing rule in place. Commissioners also acted on a motion during a recent meeting to seek outside counsel in regard to the order presented Jan. 5 by former MTR Gaming Group CEO Ted Arneault t
Wheeling (WV) Intelligencer
added Jan 31, 2017 17:42
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[Florida] Seminole Hard Rock Tampa christens new poker room

staked its claim as a premier poker destination as it officially opened its new, state-of-the-art poker room. The 46-table non-smoking room features Wi-Fi outdoor covered smoking area,
World Casino News
added Jan 15, 2017 18:08
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[Indiana] Editorial: Erase the haze for a healthier community

It’s been almost five years since Indiana enacted a statewide smoking ban in public places. The law, however, excluded bars and casinos... But that loss will be more than made up for by attracting non-smoking customers to venues they long ago fled. It w
Anderson (IN) Herald Bulletin
added Jan 11, 2017 21:11

[New York] Senecas add tax-free gas, tobacco sales to Niagara Falls land

Tax-free gasoline and tobacco products went on sale Friday at a new Seneca One Stop outside the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel. The Seneca Nation of Indians opened a 24-pump gas station and convenience store on its 50-acre territory in downtown Niagara F
Buffalo (NY) News
added Dec 26, 2016 16:31
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Bogalusa passes smoking ban called ‘most comprehensive’ in Louisiana

City Council passed a city-wide smoke-free ordinance during its meeting Tuesday night, December 20. Among those urging the council to support the ordinance were young people who made a presentation to the council on the dangers of secondhand smoke. The
WGNO ABC26News (New Orleans, LA)
added Dec 21, 2016 19:11

[Australia] James Packer, Lendlease used lure of jobs, taxes to overrule planning laws

Crown is skilled at using lobbyists to secure favourable rules. By law, the casino's VIP gaming rooms were exempted from a smoking ban – one of the few public places in Australia – to compete with Singapore, Macau, the Philippines and Las Vegas.
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Dec 14, 2016 21:40
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