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[Asia-pacific] Taiwan plans to expand smoking ban to bars, nightclubs

The law currently bans smoking at most public places, but permits it at cigar houses as well as bars and nightclubs that are open after 9 p.m. and exclusively to people above the age of 18. Smoking is also allowed in certain indoor areas of hotels, rest
Focus Taiwan
added Jan 5, 2017 21:08
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[California] Signs of tobacco smoke still found in non-smoking rooms

"(Nicotine residues and other chemical traces) don't stay in the smoking rooms," study author Georg Matt, a psychologist from San Diego State University, told USA Today. "They end up in the hallways and in other rooms, including non-smoking rooms."
CBS
added May 15, 2013 14:09
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[Canada] The availability of smoking-permitted accommodations from Airbnb in 12 Canadian cities

As hotel chains increasingly go smoke-free, it is possible that the marketplace will respond with offerings to fulfil consumer demand. As policy makers consider how to regulate P2P services like Airbnb, public health considerations should be included.
Tobacco Control
added Feb 21, 2017 02:28
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[Switzerland] Swiss reject full ban on smoking in public spaces

Although Geneva voted slightly in favour, results from the country's other 25 cantons showed a majority of voters rejected a full ban. Hotels, restaurants and bars are allowed rooms for smokers but critics say workers' health is at risk.
BBC Online
added Sep 23, 2012 18:22
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[California] ‘Third-hand Smoke’ Affects Guests In Non-Smoking Hotel Rooms: Report

If a hotel allows smoking in any of its rooms, the smoke gets into all of them, according to the study, which assessed smoke residue on surfaces and in the air of both smoking and non-smoking rooms in 30 California hotels where smoking was allowed.
IBT - International Business Times
added May 14, 2013 05:07
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Smoke travels to non-smoking hotel rooms, study shows

Story Highlights * Smoke residue found in non-smoking rooms * Guests get sticky nicotine on their fingers * Shrinking number of hotels allows smoking
USA Today
added May 14, 2013 05:03
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Hilton Worldwide Has Directed All Their Hotels To Install Smoking Shelters

A Handi-Hut smoking shelter installed at Hilton Worldwide headquarters was used to define the directive. Smoking shelters comply with the law without imposing a total smoking ban. The prefabricated sections are easily installed with options for designs,
PR Newswire
added Feb 8, 2013 14:23
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[South America/Caribbean] Is It Illegal to Smoke in Your Hotel Room in Costa Rica?

"... The law prohibits smoking in workplaces, and that is what a hotel is.” The Chamber of Hotels may present a legal complaint against the MSP, to be heard before the Administrative Tribunal, which is a court division in Costa Rica that gets to rule on
Costa Rica Star (cr)
added Feb 7, 2015 15:49
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Bahrain steps up clamp on smoking

MORE than 100 cases have been registered against hotels, restaurants and shops for breaching Bahrain's anti-smoking law.
Gulf Daily News (bh)
added Jan 5, 2013 15:40
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[Canada] Close workplace smoking ban loopholes, advocacy group urges Alberta government

There are still too many loopholes in the provincial legislation that outlaws smoking in the workplace 10 years after it was first introduced, advocates say. The Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta marked one decade since passage of the Tobacco and Smokin
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:45
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