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Sweden extends smoking ban with bid to become smoke free by 2025

Sweden is banning outdoor smoking in most public places, including playgrounds, outdoor restaurants and train station platforms.  The Riksdagen voted yesterday to extend the smoking ban, which currently applies to bars and restaurants, from July next yea
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Dec 13, 2018 13:13
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[Asia, China] Law should ban smoking in public places

Chinese Association on Tobacco Control suggested changing "smoking in public places should be controlled" to "smoking in indoor public places, indoor work places and public transport must be banned". Legal Daily comments: The suggested revision is not on
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 4, 2018 12:23
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[Switzerland] Swiss train stations to implement new anti-smoking rules

Following a test phase, Swiss train stations will proceed with a plan to restrict smoking to a maximum of two designated smoking zones per platform starting on June 1 next year, the Swiss Association of Public Transport (UTP) announced on Friday.
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added Nov 25, 2018 20:46
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[Australia] The one thing selfish commuters AREN'T being fined for - and it will infuriate you

In addition to ticket fines, an additional 6879 were fined for putting their feet on walls or chairs, 300 people were caught smoking and 24 were fined for being obscene or threatening.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 29, 2018 04:41
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Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker invades New York subway

was seen smoking and strutting through the station in full clown makeup as he filmed his upcoming movie about the villain in Brooklyn.... “The Joker” is set in the 1980s and explores the character’s journey from failed stand-up comedian Arthur Fleck to Ba
PageSIx.com (NY Post)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36
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[UK] Here’s why the ban on vaping on trains and buses should stay for now

You can't use e-cigarettes on public transport or in most workplaces in the UK but there is a fresh call to lift this ban. It's a non-starter, says Lara Williams
New Scientist
added Aug 24, 2018 14:13
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[UK] Relax ban and let people vape on buses and trains, MPs urge

Bus and train companies should consider letting their passengers vape, MPs have said in a report. The science and technology select committee said that misconceptions about the risks of e-cigarettes meant that the government was missing a chance to impr
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 19, 2018 20:23
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[Asia, China] Lax rules keep train smokers puffing along

Nearly 90 percent of Chinese railways are subject to anti-smoking regulations, but enforcement remains poor, particularly on slower services, according to new research. State and local tobacco control policies require that station waiting areas, platfor
China Daily (cn)
added Aug 7, 2018 22:20
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[Asia, China] Lax rules keep train smokers puffing along

Nearly 90 percent of Chinese railways are subject to anti-smoking regulations, but enforcement remains poor, particularly on slower services, according to new research. State and local tobacco control policies require that station waiting areas, platfor
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:37
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[Asia, China] KEELING: Smoking ban in Shanghai still lacks strict enforcement

The law does not explicitly state that violators "will be issued" a fine. And this is crying shame, because I can guarantee you that if Chinese cops handed out fines to every smoker they caught in nonsmoking areas, such bans would be a resounding success
Global Times (cn)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:10
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