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Smoking ban: What steps should Macau take?

Smoking is now only allowed in VIP rooms and enclosed airport-style smoking rooms that do not contain any gaming tables or slot machines. Some expressed concerns that the policy could hurt gaming operators’ revenue which is already declining due to Beijin
CSR Asia (hk)
added Jan 28, 2015 08:08

[Singapore] S'pore studying more ways to curb smoking: PM Lee

Singapore is studying more ways to discourage people from smoking, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said at a community event yesterday to mark the setting-up of "designated smoking points" in all of Nee Soon South.
AsiaOne (sg)
added Jan 26, 2015 11:55

[Singapore] PM Lee attends Nee Soon South constituency event on smoking zones

Singapore is studying more ways to discourage people from smoking, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Sunday at a community event marking the set up of "designated smoking points" ... "We have been studying what the Australians are doing and I think w
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 25, 2015 19:53

[Texas] Quakes, smoking rile Irving residents at meeting

Hundreds of people packed a town hall meeting Tuesday, troubled by the air around them...hundreds more jammed the auditorium to weigh in on a looming vote to tighten the city’s smoking ban. The council last month punted an ordinance that would have outla
Dallas Morning News
added Jan 21, 2015 10:34
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[California] DOWNS: It's Not Legalization If There's No Place To Smoke It

California and the next legalization states have a chance to fix the issue by specifically legalizing lounges. There must be a way to ensure the voting public "there won't be plumes of pot smoke blowing around kids' parks," Holmes said, while letting ad
East Bay Express
added Jan 20, 2015 21:59

[Australia] Smoking booths for Ipswich Hospital a "no-brainer"

DR PATRICIA Petersen, independent candidate for Ipswich, said that she has a "tried and tested" way of allowing smokers to "light up"...vowing to install "smoking booths", similar to those found in Hong Kong airport and tourist hotspots around the world.
Ipswich Queensland Times (au)
added Jan 18, 2015 21:41

[Asia, India] Government proposes fine for smoking in public places,ban on sale of loose cigarettes

Brushing aside opposition, the government today moved to amend the anti- smoking law and proposed radical changes, including ban on sale of loose cigarettes and raising the minimum age of a person buying tobacco products to 21 years from existing 18.
Sahara News Network (in)
added Jan 14, 2015 11:16

[Canada] Patio and playground smoking now illegal in Ontario

Tough new rules making it illegal to smoke on bar and restaurant patios have taken effect in Ontario. Smoking on playgrounds and public sports fields is also prohibited. The new rules also ban the sale of tobacco on post-secondary campuses.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 5, 2015 23:03

[Canada] VIDEO: Ontario's new anti-smoking rules take effect, banning smoking from patios

The changes also added playgrounds, and sports fields to the places where people can no longer smoke. The revised legislation also bans the sale of tobacco products from university and college campuses.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jan 3, 2015 13:47

[Canada] Smoking restrictions kick in Jan. 1

New Ontario regulations that ban smoking on all bar and restaurant patios take effect Jan. 1. At the same time, the province is prohibiting smoking on or around playgrounds and publicly-owned sports fields. The Ontario government will also no longer al
Timmins (ONT) Daily Press (ca)
added Jan 1, 2015 11:50
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