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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, 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
GamingToday
added Aug 9, 2016 20:49
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[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
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[Macau] Cigarettes, cigar trade reps oppose proposed smoking control bill

The proposed ban on displaying tobacco products will only further threaten the survival of tobacco product retailers here, they tell the Legislative Assembly The proposed amendment of the city’s tobacco control law suggests a ban on displaying tobacco pr
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Dec 6, 2015 20:54
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[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
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[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
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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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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
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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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Casino smoking ban to be 'strictly enforced': Macau govt

The Macau government says it will “strictly enforce” the upcoming smoking ban for casino mass gaming floors. The city’s Health Bureau, the body in charge of enforcing the ban, said in a statement on Thursday that it would “rigorously” inspect the smokin
GGRAsia (mo)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:31
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