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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Subway stations set to have smoking booths

Smoking booths are expected to be allowed near subway station exits in Seoul, following a revision to a related ordinance. Seoul city councilors Choi Pan-sul and Kim Hea-rean said Monday that they proposed the revision in order to remove the clause that
Korea Times (kr)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:45
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[France, UK] Passengers left stranded on Eurostar train after passenger had e-cig in toilet

The train ground to a halt soon after it had reach French soil, when alarms were activated by a passenger using the device in an onboard toilet. It pulled into a siding, and all power was cut, plunging the train into darkness and leaving passengers with
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Jan 29, 2016 19:30
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[France] Passengers stuck on Eurostar train for FIVE HOURS with no air conditioning and 'only mini Twix bars for food' after e-cigarette sets off fire alarm

because passenger smoked e-cigarette in toilets... The actions of the person who caused the five-hour delay led to much anger on social networks. Twitter user Christine posted that the journey had been a 'lovely' one except for the 't*** who couldn't wait
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 29, 2016 19:26
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Smoking to be banned near subway exits

Sidewalks beside the city's 18 major roads that have more than eight lanes will also become smoke-free zones, including those along the Sejong-daero, Gangnam-daero and Yeongdong-daero. Fines will differ from district to district _ 50,000 won in Seocho,
Korea Times (kr)
added Jan 17, 2016 20:37
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[Asia, China] Smoker forces high-speed train to delay departure

hundreds of passengers were held up in Guangzhou Tuesday apparently because a passenger puffed on a cigarette. The 670 passengers that boarded the Guangzhou to Wuhan train expected to take off at 3 pm...Workers at the station said smoke from a cigarette
Global Times (cn)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:25
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[UK] Ban on smoking e-cigarettes at London Midland stations starts

Passengers at London Midland train stations throughout Warwickshire are banned from using electronic cigarettes from today. The ban will covers stations such as Nuneaton, Bedworth, Atherstone, Stratford, Stratford Parkway and Kenilworth, as well as the t
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 2, 2015 17:36
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[UK] E-cigarettes to be banned from all London Midland train stations

Passengers will be barred from using electronic cigarettes at a number of stations in Warwickshire from December 1. London Midland has taken the decision to ban passengers and staff from using e-cigarettes on their trains and also at their 147 stations
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:52
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[UK] London Midland bans e-cigs

Passengers will no longer be allowed to smoke electronic cigarettes on London Midland trains from the start of next month.
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Nov 19, 2015 16:00
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New smoking regulations take effect in Russia

According to the new regulations, specialized areas for smoking may be established at the entrances of multi-apartment buildings and at the long-haul ships. These areas would require special signs, ashtrays and lighting during nighttime.
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Oct 14, 2015 13:14
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[Massachusetts] Cigarette leads to Worcester woman’s arrest

Transit Police officers approached a woman at South Station on Monday. According to police she was smoking under a “No smoking” sign. The officers identified her as Joanne Keenan of Worcester, who they said had outstanding warrants for assault and batter
Boston (MA) Globe
added Oct 6, 2015 13:20
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