Headlines Tagged with Macau — 166 headlines found
Macau casinos’ efforts to ensure compliance with the smoking law have been roundly criticized by casino workers’ associations, which claim casino employees are now subject to even higher concentrations of nicotine-laden smoke.
Jan 5, 2013 CalvinAyre.com
added Jan 7, 2013 07:28
Tobacco sales are reported to have slumped as much as 40 percent this year as anti-smoking campaigns intensify in the city and the industry is bracing for another bleak year in 2013 with an expected 10 percent decline as a new regulation requiring a larg
Dec 27, 2012 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:27
Investors following U.S. listed Macau gaming stock have noticed a decline of 5 to 10 percent in the last week. This decline appears to be related to a smoking restriction set to go into place on Macau floors on January 1st, according to analyst at Nomura
Nov 9, 2012 StreetInsider.com
added Nov 9, 2012 15:13
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
Jul 10, 2017 World Casino News
added Jul 20, 2017 00:55
Macau’s legislators are set to resume discussions on the proposed casino smoking ban in late October...The Assembly’s working committee, which has been tasked with forming the legislation, is reportedly awaiting response from the government concerning the
Aug 8, 2016 GamingToday
added Aug 9, 2016 20:49
[Asia-pacific, China] Wynn Macau: Limit on Gaming Tables, Ban on Smoking May Have Adverse Effect on Business
A protracted slowdown in gaming in the Chinese gambling hub of Macau continued to hit Wynn Macau Ltd. (1128.HK), which announced falling casino and room revenues in 2015.
Feb 29, 2016 Dow Jones News Service
added Mar 1, 2016 15:24
The complete KPMG report on the impacts of a full smoking ban for gaming operators will be accessible to the public in the future, according to MGM China’s CEO and executive director, Grant Bowie.
Nov 17, 2015 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 17, 2015 17:35
The city’s Health Bureau has defended its proposed ban on local sales of electronic cigarettes as part of the amendment of the tobacco control regime, saying that it does not agree with a survey suggesting that most smokers want to be able to choose to s
Nov 1, 2015 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Nov 2, 2015 09:03
A government official in Macau says a full smoking ban for casinos is likely by 2016.The legislation is expected to include VIP rooms which are critical for the sector.Forecasts on the impact of the smoking ban vary widely, Deutsche Bank has one of the mo
Feb 11, 2015 Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 11, 2015 22:12
Macau’s Health Bureau has confirmed the 12 gaming venues that have received official approval for smoking lounges for their main casino floor patrons.
Oct 7, 2014 GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:40