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Macau suffers from smoking rules, labor strike, Hong Kong protests

It may be a troubled time for Macau, its many casinos, and the stockholders who own them. Starting Monday next week, all casinos in the world’s largest gambling hub are set to implement strict new government curbs on smoking, as laid out in a recent sta
CBS MarketWatch
added Oct 3, 2014 22:09

[Macau] Health Bureau assures casino workers on implementation of smoking ban

The Health Bureau and Smoking Control Office met with casino workers’ association and assured the frontline workers that the authority will strictly enforce the new regulations that require casinos to designate at least half of floor areas as non-smoking
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jan 11, 2013 09:10

[Macau] China’s tobacco excise tax should be almost tripled, WHO says

Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Mar 16, 2012 00:00

[Asia-pacific] Macau smoking ban bill likely final vote in May: legislator

The revised draft bill dealing with smoking inside Macau casinos is likely to be presented to a plenary meeting of Macau’s Legislative Assembly for a second and final reading in May, said legislator Chan Chak Mo. Mr Chan chairs the assembly committee anal
GGRAsia (mo)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:19

[China] MGM Macau in hot water for alleged smoking ban breach

9 individuals caught smoking in unauthorized areas inside the casino...But what concerns the Health Bureau even more was the fact that MGM Macau...failed to comply with the city’s rules on smoking in public places. The health team noticed that the hotel
added Jul 15, 2016 21:30

[Asia-pacific] Smoking lounges on Macau casino floors approved by legislative committee

The smoking lounges were approved by a majority of the Macau Legislative Assembly working committee, which voted to keep them on casino main floors, rather than the total ban on smoking that the government proposed, according to GGRAsia. The committee al
World Casino News
added May 29, 2016 15:22

Macau Details Plan For Full Casino Smoking Ban

The special administrative region’s government posted a notice to its official website on Tuesday, affirming its commitment to ending all smoking in Macau casinos. The plan mirrors Beijing’s efforts to reduce smoking in public places on the mainland to r
added Jul 1, 2015 11:42

‘War on smoking’ bill seeks Macau Legislative Assembly approval

A universal smoking ban inside casinos, a steep increase in taxes on tobacco products, the prohibition of electronic cigarettes sales and harsher penalties are all part of the amendments proposed by the government and sent for the approval of the Legisla
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:40

STUTZ: Inside Gaming: Macau, already reeling, faces possible total smoking ban

After implementing a partial casino smoking ban in October, Macau is contemplating a total prohibition on smoking in all areas of the region's gaming market. Talk about throwing gasoline on a raging inferno.
Casino City Times
added Feb 4, 2015 14:21

[Macau] Casino staff demand tighter policing of smoking ban

GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 24, 2014 15:18
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