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[Canada] Huffing and puffing about downtown smokers

Orillia business owners think the number of people smoking downtown is a real drag. The Downtown Orillia Management Board (DOMB) wrote a letter to city council last month requesting city staff investigate the feasibility of creating smoke-free areas in do
Orillia Packet and Times (ca)
added Feb 11, 2016 16:45

[South Africa] Newlands declared non-smoking stadium

Newlands rugby stadium has with immediate effect been declared a non-smoking facility, in compliance with the requirements of the relevant tobacco legislation. After consultation with City of Cape Town Health Officials and in line with legislation, no sm
Sport24 (za)
added Feb 10, 2016 15:55

Turkey to issue smoking ban for outdoors

Turkey will extend a smoking ban previously issued for indoor areas to outdoors, the Turkish health minister has announced, as President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan wages a large-scale war against the habit.
Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 9, 2016 23:22

Turkey envisions smoke-free parks and gardens with new bans

The Health Ministry plans to step up its fight against smoking with new measures addressing the decreasing population of smokers in Turkey. Smoking will be banned in public parks and gardens and other public places, but specific areas will be designated
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 8, 2016 23:25


Victorians expect to be able to eat and drink outside without being exposed to secondhand smoke and nearly three-quarters of a million of them will visit cafes and restaurants more often every year if smokefree outdoor areas are created, according to new
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (AJP) (au)
added Feb 8, 2016 15:14

[California] Valley cities get failing grades for anti-smoking rules

Most of the Coachella Valley is failing in terms of efforts to protect citizens from exposure to tobacco smoke...Six of the valley's nine cities received failing grades in the association's latest annual report evaluating cities and the state on policies
Palm Springs (CA) Desert Sun
added Feb 7, 2016 21:50

[Asia, China] Anti-smoking volunteers assaulted in Beijing

An angry smoker in Beijing attacked two volunteers responsible for supervising the anti-smoking law and then escaped, Chinese language newspaper The Mirror reported. A man was found smoking inside Beijing Fortune Center, a landmark office building in the (cn)
added Feb 7, 2016 18:09

[Australia] Andrews faces backlash over 'confusing' outdoor smoking ban

Premier Daniel Andrews faces a backlash over plans to ban smoking in outdoor dining areas but not extend the policy to drinking spaces, despite new research suggesting businesses would not be hurt if a wider prohibition was introduced.
The Age (au)
added Feb 7, 2016 18:06
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[California] VIDEO: People Behaving Badly: Smoking not allowed at Super Bowl City

When you enter the event, you agree to follow certain rules. But as Stanley shows, some people have a hard time with that. In this installment, Stanley catches people smoking in-and-around Super Bowl City.
KRON 4 (San Francisco, CA)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:51

New York Next City To Consider Making Baseball Tobacco-Free

“Our national pastime should be about promoting a healthy and active lifestyle, not a deadly and addictive product,” said Matthew L. Myers, President of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. “Today’s announcement keeps the momentum firmly on our side to fi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 5, 2016 20:42
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