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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] CHOO: Moves against smoking timely

Next month, retailers such as convenience shops can no longer display tobacco products. Taken together, these measures underline that smoking is an unacceptable habit for people of any age, and also an inconsiderate practice towards those who do not ligh
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 3, 2017 15:28
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Taiwan faces heat over all-out indoor smoking ban

A proposed plan by the authorities to ban smoking in all indoor public areas, such as bars and restaurants, may now go up in smoke. Taiwan's Health Promotion Administration (HPA) said at the start of the year that it wanted to introduce the measure to p
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 3, 2017 14:57

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] No smoke without regulations: Rules on smoking you might want to know

Already banned from lighting up in pubs, markets and ferry terminals, smokers here will have even less opportunities to take a puff as the National Environment Agency (NEA) will not be accepting applications for new smoking corners in all food retail esta
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:18
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Orchard Road to be smoke-free area from July next year

Smokers puffing away and strolling down Orchard Road, or even huddling around rubbish bins along the thoroughfare, will be a sight of the past, come July 1 next year. Businesses with their own smoking corners - there are 16 currently - will also have to c
TODAYonline (sg)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:17

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] F&B outlets can no longer apply for new smoking corners; public areas in Orchard Road to go smoke-free from July 2018

The National Environment Agency (NEA) will not be accepting applications for new smoking corners in any food retail establishments islandwide with immediate effect. This affects food establishments ranging from coffee shops to restaurants. The existing
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:16

[Asia, Singapore] Orchard Road to go smoke-free by 2018; no new smoking areas at F&B outlets islandwide

Building owners in Orchard Road are also free to set up their own designated smoking areas within their properties, but they will have to comply with guidelines set out by the National Environment Agency (NEA), which will conduct inspections to ensure co
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:11

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Tougher curbs on smoking in food places, Orchard Rd

Straits Times (sg)
added Jun 30, 2017 21:57

[Singapore] New smoking ban along Orchard Road sparks criticisms from smokers

Smokers at Orchard Road are up in arms about a new rule banning smoking in all public areas along the shopping district from 1 July next year. They question the aim and effectiveness of the ban announced by the National Environment Agency on Friday (30
added Jun 30, 2017 21:07
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Smokers won't be able to light up freely at Orchard Road from July next year

Smoking corners within food establishments in the Orchard Road area will also be removed by July 1. However, malls and building owners are free to set up designated smoking areas (DSAs) if they wish to do so.
AsiaOne (sg)
added Jun 30, 2017 18:01

[Asia, Singapore] 2 Arab Street restaurants fined S$12,300 for selling shisha

Two restaurants on Arab Street were fined a total of S$12,300 on Tuesday (Jun 20) for selling shisha without a valid licence, the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said. Rupesh Kumar Singh, the director of Nasrin Restaurant at 58 Arab Street, was fined S$1
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jun 21, 2017 15:10
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