Headlines Tagged with Macau — 164 headlines found
Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture, Cheong U, has said that he thinks the proposal from casinos to set up smoking rooms in the mass area might be the “twilight” of the smoking issue. He also suggested that all 14 casinos that failed the air quality
Dec 17, 2013 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Dec 16, 2013 20:58
The enforcement of the indoor smoking restrictions inside casinos has been “unsatisfactory,” Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U said yesterday. However, he stressed during his Policy Address for 2014 that the tobacco control law, in effec
Dec 3, 2013 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Dec 4, 2013 05:26
[Macau] Govt says it’s delayed naming venues that flunked air quality standards in springtime tests until process plays out
The government has not yet published names of casinos that failed a second check on air quality within designated smoking zones because some of the venues have appealed against the findings.
Oct 2, 2013 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Oct 2, 2013 02:43
The Macao Federation of Trade Unions (FAOM) lodged a complaint against the Health Bureau to the Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) last Friday, accusing the Bureau of "administrative violations" when enforcing the partial smoking ban in gaming venues.
Aug 19, 2013 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Aug 18, 2013 20:52
“After the imposition of the adjusted tobacco tax in late 2011, 705 million cigarettes were imported into Macau in 2012,” Financial Services Bureau director Vitória da Conceição said in reply to a written inquiry by Legislative Assembly member Ng Kuok Ch
Jul 9, 2013 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Jul 9, 2013 12:43
Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U said the Health Bureau would carry out a second check “in due course” on the casinos that had failed to meet the requirements in the first test. The bureau said on April 10 that 28 out of Macau’s 46 gam
May 6, 2013 Macau Business Daily (mo)
added May 6, 2013 14:06
Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U reiterated that the government is determined to reduce, or even cancel, the smoking areas in casinos and slot machine parlours that are not able to meet minimum air quality standards.
May 6, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added May 6, 2013 14:03
Angela Leong On Kei, executive director of SJM Holdings Ltd, says that it will take a few more months to fully evaluate the effectiveness of the partial smoking ban recently introduced for Macau’s casinos.
Feb 19, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:36
A casino workers’ group met with Labor Affairs Bureau (DSAL) director Wong Chi Hong yesterday, during which they asked for stricter enforcement efforts on the smoking-ban imposed on all casinos from the beginning of this year, and to give double or triple
Feb 8, 2013 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 8, 2013 12:38
Since January last year and up until Tuesday, a total of 8,913 people had been fined for breaking the city’s smoking ban, the Health Bureau said yesterday. The figure includes both the full smoking ban in public areas and the partial smoking ban inside
Jan 17, 2013 Macau Business (mo)
added Jan 17, 2013 07:33