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[Macau] Cigarette break

There will be no change any time soon to the smoking ban currently implemented in casinos There is no urgency in changing the current smoking ban and implementing a full casino smoking ban. This was the government’s conclusion during yesterday afternoon’
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Apr 9, 2014 00:50


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.
added Jan 7, 2013 07:28

[Macau] Tobacco sales drop sharply as anti-smoking campaign intensifies

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
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:27

[Macau] China Smoking Ban Leads to Selloff in Gaming Stocks (LVS) (WYNN) (MGM)

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
added Nov 9, 2012 15:13

[Asia-pacific, China] Macau smoking ban due for further study

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
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.
Dow Jones News Service
added Mar 1, 2016 15:24

[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] Gaming operators to publish commissioned report on smoking ban

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.
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 17, 2015 17:35

[Macau] Health Bureau defends proposed ban on e-cigarette sales

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
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Nov 2, 2015 09:03

Full Macau casino smoking ban expected by 2016

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
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 11, 2015 22:12

Casinos with smoking lounges confirmed by Macau govt

Macau’s Health Bureau has confirmed the 12 gaming venues that have received official approval for smoking lounges for their main casino floor patrons.
GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:40
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