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Labor shortage, problem in Macau;Visa restrictions in HK hurting Macau

Meanwhile, gaming operator Melco Crown Entertainment has been accused of violating the mass floor full smoking ban in two of its casinos—City of Dreams and Altira Macau. “In the first two weeks, we were very satisfied with the new ban’s implementation,
CalvinAyre .com
added Oct 31, 2014 20:10

[UK] Stockton Council asks: Don't smoke in children's playgrounds

Voluntary scheme sees children ask adults not to smoke in front of them - but councillor says outright ban in parks would be a step too far
Middlesboro Evening Gazette (uk)
added Oct 31, 2014 20:03
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[Minnesota] Should city parks be smoke-free?

Members of the Jackson City Council continue to wrestle with that question a week after it was first posed. Luke Ewald, health educator with Des Moines Valley Health and Human Services, appeared in front of council members at last week’s regular meeting
Jackson County (MN) Pilot
added Oct 31, 2014 19:24


The debate on whether the Murray State community can smoke on campus or if a stricter smoking policy will be implemented will be decided at the next Board of Regents’ meeting on Dec. 4.
Murray (KY) State News
added Oct 31, 2014 19:13

[Alabama] DAVIDSON: Montgomery needs a smoke-free ordinance

A new study suggests that Alabama is one of 10 states where people are most likely to smoke themselves to death. I know this because I see it every day. As a medical oncologist, I diagnose and treat hundreds ... All of this, and Alabama is one of only 15
Montgomery (AL) Advertiser
added Oct 31, 2014 19:12
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[Missouri] Branson approves smoking ordinance

The Branson Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to approve the smoke-free ordinance at Tuesday night’s regular meeting. The bill was approved 5-0 ... • E-cigarettes and cigarettes are regulated the same. ... • No smoking in city parks, except where desig
Branson (MO) Tri-Lakes News
added Oct 31, 2014 19:10

[Tennessee] Health department launches anti-tobacco billboard campaign

Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department and the Tennessee Department of Health Southeast region have launched anti-tobacco billboards to inform area residents about the effects of second- and thirdhand smoke.
added Oct 31, 2014 12:06

[Canada] Université De Montréal Permanently Bans E-Cigarettes

Starting November 1st e-cigarettes will be officially prohibited on the Université de Montréal campus. A new legislation approved on October 7th by the university’s Executive Committee, the policy set to be enforced at the dawn of November will equate e-
MTL BLog (ca)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:32
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[New York] SU considering smoking ban that would take effect summer 2015

- After more than ten years talking about it, Syracuse University may soon be ready to tell you to put out your cigarette on campus. Public health professor Tom Dennison has been helping the university craft the policy, which would ban tobacco use on camp
CNY Central (Syracuse, NY)
added Oct 31, 2014 11:16

Northern Territory becomes final Australian jurisdiction to outlaw smoking in cars carrying children

It is now an offence to smoke in cars carrying children anywhere in Australia, with the Northern Territory becoming the final state or territory to apply the ban. NT Health Minister Robyn Lambley referred to high rates of smoking among among Indigenous
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 30, 2014 23:27
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