Headlines Tagged with Macau — 164 headlines found
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
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
The Silver State – and its casinos – have resisted the anti-smoking tide that has swept to so many other states. Eighteen of the 23 states with commercial casinos don’t allow smoking inside those buildings. So how could a smoking ban in a city halfway a
Jul 23, 2014 KNPR Nevada Public Radio
added Jul 23, 2014 14:06
The Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture has denied any lack of transparency related to results on the air quality of casino resorts' VIP rooms. The government had been informed that the air quality of four VIP rooms did not meet adequate standards,
Jun 9, 2014 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jun 9, 2014 19:47