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Macau designates non-smoking areas in casinos

Half of the public space in Macau's casinos will be closed off to smokers as of this month under the tobacco control law approved by the Legislative Assembly last year, reports the Macao Daily Times.
Want China Times (tw)
added Jan 1, 2013 12:45

[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 casinos weigh the odds of imposing smoking ban ($$)

Pandering precisely to the tastes and foibles of the visiting Chinese gambler, the environment around Macau's tables is already a manic concoction of odd habits and physical tics. Believing resolutely in Lady Luck (and determinedly ignoring the mathemati
The Australian (au)
added Dec 26, 2012 01:45

[Macau] Smoking ban likely to hit casino revenue growth

Investment bank Morgan Stanley says that Macau’s casino gross gaming revenue growth rate in 2013 may be 2.8 percentage points “lower than normal” due to the forthcoming partial ban on smoking in casinos.
Macau Business (mo)
added Dec 12, 2012 13:01

[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

[Macau] Civil group: smoking areas proportional to gaming table numbers

The civil group “Forefront of Macau Gaming” petitioned at the government headquarters yesterday, complaining that the guidelines released by the authority over casino smoking areas is not clear and has loopholes. The Regime of Tobacco Prevention and Co
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 7, 2012 11:54

[Macau] Tobacco merchants call for graphic warning delay

Local tobacco retailers want to continue selling tobacco products just with the existing text warning until April next year to avoid financial losses. Sector representatives handed in a petition signed by 132 retailers to the Health Bureau yesterday, sa
Macau Business (mo)
added Nov 4, 2012 13:38

[Macau] Casino smoking ban rules almost ready: Gov't

Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Cheong U said the drafting of criteria for smoking areas in casinos was “at the final stage”.
Macau Business (mo)
added Oct 3, 2012 07:22

Macau Business Rules for smoking areas in casinos “almost” ready: Gov't

“The government will publicise the requirements for setting up a smoking area in casinos within a short-time period,” wrote Manuel Joaquim das Neves, director of the bureau, in response to an enquiry by Legislative Assembly member Lee Chong Cheng, our si
Macau Business (mo)
added Aug 13, 2012 13:32

[Macau] Discussion on tobacco labels concluded

Macau Daily Times (mo)
added May 8, 2012 15:28
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