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[Macau] Smoking ban forecast only to shave casino revenue

The Gaming Inspection and Co-ordination Bureau estimates that the forthcoming ban on smoking in Macau’s casinos will reduce their gross gaming revenue by between 2.76 per cent and 4.6 per cent, Health Bureau director Lei Chin Ion has said.
Macau Business (mo)
added Sep 25, 2015 14:26

[Asia-pacific] Macau total smoking ban may pare casino revenue by up to 4.6 percent

Health Bureau (SSM) says in a statement it estimates that the city's gaming revenue would be reduced by up to 4.6 percent if a blanket ban on smoking in all gaming venues was implemented, adding that it had taken a preliminary assessment conducted by the
Macau News (mo)
added Sep 25, 2015 14:25

HUBER: Make the SDGs Famous

The world cannot afford this tremendous loss of life...the greed of tobacco companies. The United Nation's new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can help reverse...SDGs ask the global community to address the health crisis spawned by tobacco use by im
Huffington Post (blog)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:50

CARTER: Lasting impact of Indiana tobacco battles essential, costly

Defending a $100 million dollar-plus annual payment from attacks by well-funded tobacco lawyers requires hundreds of thousands or more to be spent each year by Indiana fighting this challenge. For the years I represented Indiana, my payment represents .00
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Sep 22, 2015 17:36

FDA and the Department of Defense: A Joint Force to Reduce Tobacco Use in the Military

Working collaboratively, we developed an agreement where FDA would supply DHA with six advertisements from The Real Cost campaign, to run in more than 100 military installation movie theaters, domestically and internationally, until March 2016. The ads f
FDA Blogs
added Sep 22, 2015 17:34

[Texas] Cinciripini, Scott: Smoke, smoke that cigarette - and die!

Houston has an opportunity to lead the way in the fight against tobacco. How? Through taking part in the "Houston Boots Smoking" campaign. This city-wide initiative, with more than 40 health, wellness and corporate partners, is dedicated to empowering a
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Sep 21, 2015 09:35

Rates Of Smoking Are Down, But Still High In The Military

an overall rate of 24 percent, even when controlling for education and income. This has prompted concern from military officials because of the clear and negative impact of smoking on health and performance, though the number is down from over 50 percent
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:00

[Russia] How Do People in Different Countries Spend Their Money?

Have you ever wondered how much money Russians spend on alcohol and tobacco compared to the rest of the world?... Today’s data visualization from The Economist shows how much people in households around the world allocate to different expenses...
Visual Capitalist (ca)
added Sep 17, 2015 17:47

[Asia] Why India Ignores a $16 Billion Smoking-led Health Crisis?

exceeded the combined annual state and central government expenditure on health care by 12 percent in 2011. Taxes on cigarettes rise - not enough - but they do. Bidis are the problem A 10 percent price increase on tobacco products could cut consumption
New Indian Express (in)
added Sep 17, 2015 14:00
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[UK] Government’s move to cut red tape is impeding public health measures, say charities

government departments to assess the net cost to businesses of complying with any proposed regulation...The Smokefree Action Coalition wants public health regulations to be made exempt from the rule, in the same way as regulations on civil emergencies and
British Medical Journal
added Sep 16, 2015 10:30
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