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Russia adopts major bill to ban smoking in public places

Most anti-tobacco measures will come into force on June 1, 2013. This summer, smoking will be banned in public places, including hospitals, production facilities, public transport, suburban trains and government offices.
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jan 31, 2013 10:55
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[Taiwan] Station sidewalk ban for smokers

Sidewalks around Taipei City Hall station are now strictly non-smoking, to prevent passers-by from inhaling second-hand smoke, the city government’s Department of Health said yesterday. The transfer station is a multi-story building housing an MRT stat
Taipei Times (tw)
added Nov 1, 2012 20:22
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[Asia, Mid-east] Israel Railways Fined NIS 6 Million Over Platform Smoking

Smoking on Israel Railways trains is illegal – and, based on a 2012 law on smoking in public places, so is smoking on train platforms. But Israel Railways failed to enforce that law for years, leading to a class-action lawsuit that cost the railroad NIS 6
Hamodia - The Daily Newspaper for Torah Jewry
added Sep 25, 2016 13:40
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Norway bans smoking at all train stations and platforms

As of September 1 no smoking will be allowed at train stations and platforms across the country. "The law on tobacco was changed on July 1, and now states that areas and public transit systems where the public has access must be smoke free. We will adju
Norway Post (no)
added Aug 5, 2014 07:24
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[Malaysia] Operation on public transport smoking ban launched

An integrated operation on the smoking ban in public transport was launched today to ensure full compliance of the ruling among drivers. The operation involved the enforcement officers from the Ministry of Health, Royal Malaysian Police, Road Transport D
MySinchew.com (my)
added May 20, 2014 12:48
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[Vietnam] Hanoi to forbid smoking in vehicles, aircraft and trams

Hanoi has just promulgated Plan 70, on implementing the National Strategy for Tobacco Harm Prevention toward 2020 in Hanoi. Under the plan, the city will ban smoking indoors and within the campus of medical facilities, educational facilities, facilities
Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) (vn)
added May 7, 2013 09:12
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Russia outlaws smoking in all public places

smoking will soon be banned: - In cafes, bars, restaurants and other catering places; - At workplaces and in office buildings; - On beaches; - In long-distance trains, aircraft and long-distance passenger vessels. - At airports, bus stations, sea and
Pravda Online
added Feb 13, 2013 12:40
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New York Court Rules Vaping Is Not the Same as Smoking

A New York court has ruled that, under state law, vapers can’t be charged for violating anti-smoking rules because—as millions of vapers have been repeating for years—vaping isn’t smoking. This is the latest sign of a gradual acceptance by lawmakers and l
Vice.com
added Feb 25, 2016 05:04
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[Denmark] Danish public train system smoke-free from July 1, 2014

As of July 1, all outdoor public places, including platforms, of the Danish public train system will be smoke-free. Indoor premises, including trains, have already been smoke-free already for 7 years. A large majority of commuters support a 100% smoke-fr
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 27, 2014 18:30
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Fines for smoking on Russian airlines may rise to $1600

Fines for smoking on board a plane may rise to 50,000 rubles ($1,625) according to a bill submitted to the State Duma by a group of lawmakers representing all parties. The sponsors of the bill propose amending the Administrative Offenses Code and introdu
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:30
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