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[Czech Republic] Anti-smoking bill advances in lower house

Czech Health Minister Svatopluk Němeček (Social Democrats, ČSSD) provoked a lively debate in the Chamber of Deputies when he brought a funerary urn to the plenary session that eventually approved a closely watched bill banning smoking in restaurants in fi
Prague Post (cz)
added Dec 16, 2015 18:42
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[Europe] Romanian parliament bans smoking in bars and playgrounds

Romania extended a smoking ban on Tuesday to include bars and playgrounds, becoming the latest European Union state to strengthen anti-smoking controls. Prior to the bill, which has been under consideration since 2011, smoking had been banned in state i
Reuters
added Dec 15, 2015 16:29
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[Asia] Azerbaijan applies penalty for smoking

At present, Azerbaijan does not apply penalty for smoking in prohibited places. The project also provides for penalties for lack of a pointer, which prohibits smoking in institutions, offices and organizations. The fine for officials for such violations
News.az
added Dec 14, 2015 15:49
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Ambiguity in Tobacco Control Act?

The surprise inspection the Bhutan Narcotics Control Agency (BNCA) conducts is exposing not only violators of the Tobacco Control Act, but also loopholes in the Act. On Friday when officials fined violators for smoking in public area and fined bar and ka
Kuensel Online (bt)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:34
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[UK] E-CIGARETTE BAN 'UNHELPFUL' TO LICENSED HOSPITALITY - ALMR SAYS

Association of Multiple Licensed Retailers... Kate Nicholls, chief executive of the ALMR, said: “The Welsh Government has acknowledged that there is widespread opposition to its Health bill, but continues to push forward with proposals despite a lack of e
Eat Out Magazine (uk)
added Dec 14, 2015 13:54
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Indoor smoking at PWTC not as rampant, but still a problem

the reduction in the number of smokers in areas inside the Putra World Trade Center (PWTC) was a welcoming sight as the 2015 Umno General Assembly entered its third day today. Based on observations made by The Rakyat Post, several areas which were previou
Rakyat Post (my)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:08
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[UK-Wales] Climb down on proposed e-cigarette public place ban

The health minister has backed down on plans to ban the use of e-cigarettes in all enclosed public places in Wales.... Some anti-smoking groups including Ash Wales, Cancer Research UK and Tenovus opposed restrictions, saying they helped smokers kick the h
BBC Online
added Dec 9, 2015 13:45
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[UK-Wales] Mark Drakeford says he's going to amend the Public Health Bill to define areas where e-cigarettes should be banned

So now the minister intends to amend the Public Health Bill and will define enclosed public spaces to mean educational establishments with students aged 18 and under, public transport and places where food is served.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 9, 2015 13:42
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[Asia, China] Great food but too damn smoky

Maybe I've been spoiled by going to too many other places that actually enforce the indoors smoking ban, but leaving this restaurant reeking of stale smoke was a disappointing end to an otherwise good meal.
The Beijinger (cn)
added Dec 6, 2015 23:20
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[Australia] Social group for smokers who miss meeting up for a chat over coffee and a ciggie

Sue Crowe, 62, from Baulkham Hills, has penned an advertisement in her local paper The Hills Shire Times calling for women over 60 who miss having a cigarette at a cafe to join a social group to “buy a coffee, enjoy a smoke and get to know others”.
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Dec 6, 2015 20:57
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