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[Malaysia] Move to enforce smoking ban on ferries praised

Penang Port Commission's (PPC) move to make its ferries smoke-free does not seem to bother commuters. While most commuters said it was a good move, Mohammad Azri Affendi, 26, who uses the ferry frequently, said: "The trip across takes only 25 minutes. T
New Straits Times (my)
added Jan 19, 2013 23:47
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Can You Escape Smoking at Sea?

it’s amazing to note how one little casino bar at the center of an open deck plan can quickly spread second-hand smoke well beyond to the forward and aft ends of the ship. To non-smokers, it's truly a nuisance and a health hazard (one that almost immediat
TravelPulse
added Sep 1, 2017 13:23
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The travel industry cracks down on smokers

Depending on your perspective, the travel realm is either becoming a less accommodating place for smokers or a healthier place for nonsmokers. Cruise lines are at the forefront...Even though travel companies seem to be capitalizing on our alleged tobacco
Boston (MA) Globe
added Aug 17, 2014 06:46
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[California] CONGRESS: Navy smokers have friend in Duncan Hunter

Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Alpine, successfully convinced his colleagues on the House Armed Services Committee last week to bar the Navy from restricting the sale of tobacco products on ships and exchanges. The amendment to a $601 billion defense spending bil
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added May 13, 2014 11:30
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Cruise passengers back smoking ban

Life at sea is set to get tougher for smokers as a poll shows a quarter of cruise passengers want ships to become smoke-free zones. The survey, by cruise review site Cruise Critic, comes as more American-owned cruise lines bow to passenger pressure and
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 11, 2013 10:49
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Smoking Policies on each Cruise Line

Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest have two designated smoking areas. These areas are located in the aft section of the Looking Glass Lounge on the port side, and on the starboard forward section of the Pool Deck. Smoking areas have signs indicating that s
AffordableTours.com
added Aug 15, 2013 16:20
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[Hawaii] Opponents plan to exploit loophole in park smoking ban

Some people opposed to a smoking ban at city-operated beaches and parks say a bill approved by the City Council this week has a loophole that allows them to light up in state waters along the shoreline. The City Council on Wednesday passed two smoking b
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Jul 13, 2013 23:52
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[Australia] Man is kicked off a P&O cruise after flicking a cigarette butt off the side 'without thinking' - leaving his wife on board alone after they had saved up for their dream trip for a year

The couple, based in Perth in Western Australia, had saved up for the holiday for a year but it was ruined from the moment Mr O'Keefe let the cigarette butt go over-board... Mr O'Keefe's daughter Courtney took to P&O's Facebook page to complain about th
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 17, 2016 20:29
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Banning cigarette smoking on US Navy submarines: a case study

Lessons learned included the importance of strong empirical support, effective framing of the issue, setting a realistic timeline, soliciting support from key personnel and providing appropriate resources. These lessons have implications for those conside
Tobacco Control
added Sep 9, 2014 05:05
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[New Zealand] Ban smoking in public places - expert

A University of Canterbury (UC) health sciences researcher has called for public places such as bus stops, train stations, ferry terminals, streets, urban centres and beaches to be declared smoke-free. UC lecturer Dr Mark Wallace-Bell says bans should b
Voxy (nz)
added May 21, 2013 16:54
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