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[Nevada] AUDIO: Macau Bans Smoking In Casinos

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
KNPR Nevada Public Radio
added Jul 23, 2014 14:06
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[Macau] Cheong U denies lack of transparency on casino smoking ban

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,
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jun 9, 2014 19:47
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[Macau] Improve or close, govt tells of casino smoking areas

Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U said the Health Bureau would carry out a second check “in due course” on the casinos that had failed to meet the requirements in the first test. The bureau said on April 10 that 28 out of Macau’s 46 gam
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added May 6, 2013 14:06
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Macau Considering New Smoking Ban Despite Poor Revenues

Following last year’s 2.6 percent dip, the first annual gaming revenue drop since American casinos entered the market in 2003, China’s Vegas will soon consider prohibiting smoking in all casinos including private rooms.
Casino.org
added Feb 7, 2015 16:43
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[Macau, Nevada] Lights out for smokers in Vegas?

A decision to ban smoking in the Asian gambling mecca of Macau prompted a Wall Street analyst to predict that the casinos of Las Vegas might be next. Although there is no current legislation in Nevada to implement a smoking ban in casinos, Deutsche Bank
Travel Weekly
added Sep 9, 2014 04:53
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[Macau] Casino workers call for strict smoking-ban enforcement

A casino workers’ group met with Labor Affairs Bureau (DSAL) director Wong Chi Hong yesterday, during which they asked for stricter enforcement efforts on the smoking-ban imposed on all casinos from the beginning of this year, and to give double or triple
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 8, 2013 12:38
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[China] Macau to consider revised casino smoking legislation

the 33-member Legislative Assembly is to hold a second reading of proposed legislation on Friday that would, if passed, outlaw smoking in any area of a casino that offers gambling and restrict the activity solely to airport-style “smoking lounges” that ar
World Casino News
added Jul 20, 2017 00:55
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[Asia-pacific] Macau VIPs to cut visits if total smoke ban: KPMG

The report by consultancy KPMG was presented privately on November 11 to a committee of Macau’s Legislative Assembly. At that time only an outline of the findings was given to the media. The most prominent of the findings revealed at that time was the s
GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 23, 2015 01:28
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[Asia-pacific, China] Smoking protests continue in Macau

“A full smoking ban will have a disastrous effect on Macau’s principal generator of tax revenue and the businesses servicing the interests of VIP gamblers. After 15 consecutive months of revenue declines Kwok Chi Chung, the president of Macau’s Associati
GamingToday
added Sep 12, 2015 13:47
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[Asia] Public opinion weighed re Macau smoking ban bill: govt

GGRAsia (mo)
added Aug 7, 2015 10:04
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