Headlines Tagged with Shelters/Lounges — 2,944 headlines found
Despite the fact that smoking is generally a habit that should be discouraged for health reasons, of-age students and citizens should still be allowed to make the decision to smoke for themselves. Raising the minimum age only temporarily hinders those w
Feb 6, 2018 The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Feb 6, 2018 17:00
[Asia, Singapore] Government has no plans to make smoking rooms compulsory in public buildings: Amy Khor
“With smoking already disallowed in most buildings with public access, the Government has no plans to mandate the provision of smoking rooms in such premises,” she said. Dr Khor was responding to a question by Member of Parliament (MP) for Bishan-Toa Pa
Feb 6, 2018 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Feb 6, 2018 16:41
With the signing of Executive Order no. 26 eight months ago, anti-smoking advocacy group New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP) reiterated that private firms are not compelled to provide designated smoking areas (DSAs) in their premises.
Feb 4, 2018 Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Feb 4, 2018 16:34
[Australia] Drippers, throat hits and fairy farts: Inside the hidden world - and secret language - of a vaping bar and the legal minefield faced by e-cigarette users
The Steamery bills itself as 'Sydney's Premier Vape Lounge', home to a community of 'vapers', many of whom have had to break laws they say are stupid in an attempt to save their lives... With at least 100 visitors a day, this is Sydney's vaping central.
Feb 3, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2018 00:18
Japan's recently unveiled antismoking plan has sparked an outcry from lung cancer patients and other activists as it has a gaping loophole -- basically allowing customers at restaurants and bars to carry on lighting up. The plan released last Tuesday by
Feb 2, 2018 Kyodo News Service (jp)
added Feb 3, 2018 13:43
Unless it radically changes its stance toward the issue, Japan could end up entertaining many of the foreign visitors to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics in smoke-filled restaurants and bars.
Feb 1, 2018 Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Feb 1, 2018 05:08
Dasha Winterer, junior astrophysics major, explains how she doesn’t think students should be banned from smoking on campus, and that no one is enforcing the rule anyway.
Jan 31, 2018 Daily Evergreen [Washington State U.]
added Feb 1, 2018 01:38
Two Japanese doctors on Wednesday raised concerns about the government’s latest effort to prevent second-hand smoking, saying it could lead to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo being held in an “extremely smoky environment”.
Jan 31, 2018 Reuters
added Jan 31, 2018 15:43
While imposing a smoking ban on eating and drinking establishments, in principle, the bill permits them to set up dedicated smoking spaces... The World Health Organization says there would be no effect unless a total ban is imposed on smoking inside such
Jan 31, 2018 Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Jan 31, 2018 15:42
The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry on Jan. 30 unveiled a watered-down version of a draft bill aimed at restricting secondhand smoking. The government plans to submit the bill to revise the Health Promotion Act to restrict the smoking of cigarettes,
Jan 30, 2018 Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Jan 31, 2018 03:54