Headlines Tagged with Macau — 168 headlines found
During Thursday’s debate on the full casino smoking ban bill, Macau’s Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture, Alexis Tam Chong Weng – who oversees smoking control policies – said that to allow the retention of smoking lounges inside casinos – as advoca
Jul 10, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:15
Half of the public space in Macau's casinos will be closed off to smokers as of this month under the tobacco control law approved by the Legislative Assembly last year, reports the Macao Daily Times.
Jan 1, 2013 Want China Times (tw)
added Jan 1, 2013 12:45
Regulations for Macau smoking lounges inside casinos have been released by Social Affairs and Culture Secretary Alexis Tam Chon Weng that will require resorts to alter their designated tobacco areas.
Sep 25, 2017 Casino.org
added Sep 26, 2017 15:05
That and other signs have led Deutsche Bank gaming analyst Andrew Zarnett to predict that a smoking ban could come to Nevada in the next two years. Zarnett cited a combination of the move by Macau, which could now be an industry trendsetter, as well as t
Jul 22, 2014 Casino.org
added Jul 22, 2014 12:53
A partial ban on smoking in casinos could disrupt the huge gambling industry in China's Macau, which generated more than $41 billion in revenue last year. Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and MGM Resorts International (MGM), which all have mul
Mar 19, 2014 Investor's Business Daily
added Mar 20, 2014 13:34
The Macao Federation of Trade Unions (FAOM) lodged a complaint against the Health Bureau to the Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) last Friday, accusing the Bureau of "administrative violations" when enforcing the partial smoking ban in gaming venues.
Aug 19, 2013 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Aug 18, 2013 20:52
Sooner or later, whether by enlightened self-interest or after a class action lawsuit over secondhand smoke, Nevada will have to join the new century. It’s ironic, and just a little suspicious, that Macau authorities have become so concerned about the l
Jul 8, 2015 Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 8, 2015 10:32
A full ban on smoking in all indoor workplaces in Macau – including all casinos and other gaming venues – is likely by 2016, said Tang Chi Ho, director of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Office of Macau’s Health Bureau.
Feb 9, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:13
The Macau government will submit a bill to the legislature, proposing a full smoking ban in casinos, including VIP rooms. The bill may also ban the airport-style smoking pods on mass gaming floors.
Jan 29, 2015 Barron's Blogs
added Jan 29, 2015 10:13
The bureau and Melco Crown are embroiled in a dispute over a smoking area at City of Dreams, the companyâ€™s flagship casino resort in Cotai. The Macau government accuses the company of having transformed a non-smoking area into a smoking area without r
Nov 6, 2014 GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 6, 2014 15:33