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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Smoking drive off tearoom worry income [GOOGLE TRANSLATION]

Anti-Smoking Association believes that the amount of non-smoking area is not the focus, how to strengthen law enforcement, the focus of the law banning smokers should be concerned about is the Ministry of Health
Oriental Daily (my)
added May 31, 2015 08:12

[New Zealand] Hospital neighbours stub out the smokes

Yanna Ho says the ban on smoking at her cafe's street-side tables from tomorrow is what her customers want, even the smokers. Ro Cafe Crema is one of three eateries with tables on the footpath of Park Rd opposite Auckland City Hospital that are going sm
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 30, 2015 10:27

[UK] Smoking ban 'reduced annual rate of child respiratory problems by 11,000'

Researchers say introduction of UK’s smoke-free legislation in 2007 was followed by immediate 3.5% drop in admissions among under-15s, saving the health service £17m a year
The Guardian (uk)
added May 29, 2015 09:14

[Asia, China] PING: Smoke-free Shanghai? Only if laws are enforced

Or how about the jerk who walks into a crowded elevator obliviously puffing away while everyone around him is coughing... A survey conducted by the Shanghai Municipal Statistics Bureau last week found only 26 percent of people consider the city's so-calle
Global Times (cn)
added May 28, 2015 10:44
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[Canada] Health Unit 'thrilled' with smoking ban

Smoke-Free Ontario Act Amendments may take a bit of getting used to for local municipalities.... Jordan said the Health Unit is “thrilled” with the new amendments banning smoking within 20 metres of playgrounds, sports fields and on patios. “These amendm
Cobourg (Ont) Daily Star (ca)
added May 30, 2015 10:10

[Canada] Smoking ban extended to patios, walking trails, playgrounds

The New Brunswick government will impose more restrictions on smoking in public places. Health Minister Victor Boudreau has introduced a bill that will ban smoking in any public place where children might be exposed to the smoke. The list includes:
CBC News (ca)
added May 28, 2015 08:38

[Canada] Proposed hookah ban discriminatory and hurtful to business, Toronto restaurateur says

“I would absolutely call it (discrimination),” says Younes Regragui, owner of the Desert Rose Restaurant in Toronto. “In the Middle Eastern community, (the hookah) has been embedded in our culture for centuries. If you sit in a family gathering and if y
National Post (ca)
added May 28, 2015 08:34

[Canada] Changes introduced to the Smoke-Free Places Act

“By restricting smoking in certain public places we are limiting the public’s exposure to second-hand smoke and helping New Brunswickers live longer, healthier lives.” Boudreau introduced amendments...will also ban the use of e-cigarettes and water pipes
Government of New Brunswick (ca)
added May 27, 2015 14:33
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[Canada] Toronto Hookah Ban Proposed By Medical Officer Of Health

In recommending a ban, TPH cited a 2014 report to the city's Board of Health which pointed out that "hookah use of any substance could have negative consequences for health, especially for workers in establishments that allow hookah use."
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 27, 2015 16:47

[Africa] VIDEO: Kenya’s Capital Sees Rise in Shisha Parlors

is the latest craze. Patrons are flocking to shisha parlors to smoke and socialize. But the practice can be addictive and harmful, though many dabblers may not realize the dangers, according experts.
Voice of America (
added May 27, 2015 16:14
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