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Macau regulator clarifies new rules on casino smoking

operators will have to set up their VIP and premium mass rooms in “separate areas” or isolate them with “physical or architectural barriers” from the main casino floor if smoking is to be allowed in those private rooms, said the city’s gaming regulator o
GGRAsia (mo)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:55
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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] HEALTH BUREAU: No limit on size and number of smoking rooms

Health Bureau (SSM) confirmed yesterday that the government has made no limitations regarding the size and amount of smoking rooms casinos may have on their mass floors. Last month, the authority announced a full smoking ban in casinos' mass areas. The po
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jun 5, 2014 10:35
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[Macau] Two casinos stubbing out smoking lounges: report

Two casinos have expressed the wish to completely ban smoking on their mass gaming floors thus avoiding the necessity to install airport-style smoking lounges, Chinese-language newspaper Macao Daily News reports.
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added May 27, 2014 15:28
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55 PERCENT OF MACAU CASINO WORKERS UNWILLING TO WORK IN SMOKY VIP ROOMS

The University of Macau conducted street interviews last week, surveying 1,031 casino workers, found that 12.7 percent of that number would have no problems working inside VIP rooms if their salaries were increased. Nothing quite like the allure of more
CalvinAyre.com
added May 27, 2014 10:48
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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
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[Macau] AL plenary: Gov't sees no need to rush in revising smoking legislation

The Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture has stated that, for now, there is no need to rush into revising legislation on smoking, particularly not to introduce a full smoking ban within casino resorts.
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Apr 8, 2014 22:06
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[Macau] Assembly to debate full smoking ban in casinos

The Legislative Assembly yesterday gave a unanimous nod to debating amendments to the tobacco control law next month, urging the government to immediately implement a full smoking ban in casinos. Assembly member Ella Lei Cheng I, who tabled the motion, s
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Mar 26, 2014 03:57
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Sands, Wynn, MGM May Feel Heat From Macau Smoking Ban

A partial ban on smoking in casinos could disrupt the huge gambling industry in China's Macau, which generated more than $41 billion in revenue last year. Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and MGM Resorts International (MGM), which all have mul
Investor's Business Daily
added Mar 20, 2014 13:34
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[Macau] Casino smoking penalties passed this month, says govt

The 14 gaming venues that failed a second round of air quality tests last year will be told by the end of the month if their plans to reduce smoking zones meet the government’s requests. Health Bureau deputy director Chan Wai Sin said yesterday the venue
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Jan 1, 2014 23:41
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