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[Macau] Tobacco sellers decry more curbs on their business

“Cigars and other tobacco products should to be displayed and presented to customers,” Pacific Cigar Co Ltd regional director Kenith Wong told reporters after he and other representatives of the tobacco trade attended a meeting of the Legislative Assembl
Macau Business (mo)
added Dec 6, 2015 20:54
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[Asia-pacific] Macau smoke ban could spark 16 pct GDP dip: study

A study from consulting firm KPMG says a full smoking ban inside Macau’s casinos could lead to a 16-percent decline in gross domestic product (GDP) for the city. The study was commissioned by Macau’s six gaming concessionaires.
GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 12, 2015 14:44
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] Anti-smoking inspectors fine almost 30000 people

Since the adoption of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Law on January 1 2012, tobacco control enforcement agents have performed a total of 927,739 inspections, resulting in 29,958 charges to people who have been caught smoking in forbidden places, the H
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 11, 2015 20:31
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[Asia-pacific, Macau] CRIME | ELDERLY MAN KNOCKED UNCONSCIOUS AFTER ANTI-SMOKING COMMENT

The 66-year-old victim was consuming a meal inside the non-smoking café with his daughter at around 5 p.m. while the aggressors, whose identities remained unknown, were smoking at another table. The victim’s daughter told the police that the aged man mer
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Sep 17, 2015 12:20
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Views on Gaming | Russia about to take on Macau as Asian gambling hub

about to open its doors in the far eastern region of Primorye, Russia could become the destination of choice...What is not known yet – and this could be a potential game changer for the success of Primorye over Macau – is if smoking will be allowed in spe
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Aug 25, 2015 16:58
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[Asia-pacific] Macau government stands firm on full casino smoking ban

Teng said on Tuesday that the government had decided to further tighten its tobacco control measures, including the prohibition of the sale of e-cigarettes and a blanket ban on smoking in casinos. Leong made the announcement during a press conference at
Macau News (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:39
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Labor shortage, problem in Macau;Visa restrictions in HK hurting Macau

Meanwhile, gaming operator Melco Crown Entertainment has been accused of violating the mass floor full smoking ban in two of its casinos—City of Dreams and Altira Macau. “In the first two weeks, we were very satisfied with the new ban’s implementation,
CalvinAyre.com
added Oct 31, 2014 20:10
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[Macau] Two casinos stubbing out smoking lounges: report

Two casinos have expressed the wish to completely ban smoking on their mass gaming floors thus avoiding the necessity to install airport-style smoking lounges, Chinese-language newspaper Macao Daily News reports.
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added May 27, 2014 15:28
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[Macau] AL plenary: Gov't sees no need to rush in revising smoking legislation

The Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture has stated that, for now, there is no need to rush into revising legislation on smoking, particularly not to introduce a full smoking ban within casino resorts.
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Apr 8, 2014 22:06
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[Macau] Cheong U said gamblers could be restricted to casino smoking rooms

The enforcement of the indoor smoking restrictions inside casinos has been “unsatisfactory,” Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U said yesterday. However, he stressed during his Policy Address for 2014 that the tobacco control law, in effec
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Dec 4, 2013 05:26
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