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[Macau] Smoking ban assessment needs more time: Angela Leong

Angela Leong On Kei, executive director of SJM Holdings Ltd, says that it will take a few more months to fully evaluate the effectiveness of the partial smoking ban recently introduced for Macau’s casinos.
Macau Business (mo)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:36
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[Macau] Casino workers want more tables in smoke-free areas

The Macau Gaming Enterprises Staff’s Association has urged the government to impose a ratio between the number of gaming tables in smoking and non-smoking areas inside casinos.
Macau Business (mo)
added Jan 3, 2013 03:52
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[Macau] Casinos accused of concentrating most popular games in smoking zones

Several casino workers’ associations have accused all of the six gaming concessionaires of taking advantage of the new regulation’s loopholes by assembling gaming tables and popular games together into smoking areas, leaving croupiers and other workers ex
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jan 2, 2013 22:19
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[Macau] Tobacco merchants call for graphic warning delay

Local tobacco retailers want to continue selling tobacco products just with the existing text warning until April next year to avoid financial losses. Sector representatives handed in a petition signed by 132 retailers to the Health Bureau yesterday, sa
Macau Business (mo)
added Nov 4, 2012 13:38
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Macau Casino Employees Less Satisfied in Workplace, but More Confident in Career Outlook

Beginning in 2019, all gaming tables and slot machines must be at least 9.8 feet (three meters) from smoking lounges. The indoor smoking chambers must also feature “negative pressure” ventilation systems that pull in contaminated air and prevents it from
Casino.org
added Apr 26, 2018 18:28
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[Asia-pacific] Macau gaming area probed for smoking breach: govt

Health Bureau is investigating claims that a gaming area at the Galaxy Macau casino resort, on Cotai, was in breach of Macau’s smoking control regulations. The inquiry concerns the alleged absence of “no-smoking signs in [a] no-smoking zone”, the Health
GGRAsia (mo)
added Jun 26, 2017 02:32
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] KAPOK | SMOKING GUN

Even pro-business legislators of the Legislative Assembly Second Committee in charge of examining the amended law had been “shocked” to find the report of KPMG — a global accountancy firm with a longstanding relationship with the tobacco industry — on the
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 24, 2017 17:39
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[Asia-pacific] Macau casino staff mixed reviews on UM tobacco survey

results of a survey on the vexed topic of smoking in casinos, that was commissioned from the University of Macau by the city’s six casino operators. The poll indicated more than half of respondents supported the retention of smoking lounges on casino main
GGRAsia (mo)
added Feb 14, 2017 19:37
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] Inspectors fined over 35000 smokers

Since the entry into force of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Law on January 1, 2012, the smoke inspection agents have fined a total of 35,084 people caught illegally smoking in prohibited venues, the Health Bureau (SSM) stated.
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Aug 7, 2016 22:52
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[Asia-pacific, Macau] Government open to revisiting smoking ban

the government would be open to debate on the continuing of smoking areas in casino VIP rooms, TDM radio reported. “It’s still early. But we’re open [to the idea]. We’ll analyse first; we have to be objective and open-minded,” Alexis Tam stated, suggestin
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added May 30, 2016 01:29
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