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[Ethiopia] Gov’t Issues Directive to Implement a Proclamation to Protect Non-Smokers

A directive which will effectively ban smoking in public places within the coming six months and introduce new packaging depicting the harms of smoking in three months has been issued by the Food, Medicine & Health Care Administration & Control Authority
Addis Fortune (et)
added Jan 5, 2015 22:56
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A Website Offers Help Finding a Hotel Where You Can Light Up

do not they who smoke also need a place to lay their weary heads? Yes, they do, insists Shawn Bradley, who runs an odd little website called Smoketels.com, where those who puff can book a hotel that welcomes them.
New York Times
added Feb 18, 2014 00:57
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[Fiji] Tobacco regulation to increase areas of smoking prohibition

A Tobacco Control Regulation is expected to come into effect in July this year which will cover more areas where smoking is prohibited. A briefing with stakeholders was held in Lautoka in relation to Tobacco Control Regulation 2012 which was gazetted th
FijiVillage.com (fj)
added May 13, 2013 03:13
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[Florida] Cheap cigarette-cigars enticing adolescents

Dr. Barry Hummel warns filtered "cigar cigarettes" -- most of them fruit flavored -- are a rapidly increasing problem among local teenagers. In fact, he said, they are being used to introduce young people to smoking. Hummel represented the Tobacco Preve
Sebring (FL) News-Sun
added Jan 23, 2013 12:24
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[California] Ashes still hot on cigarette battle

Even with a law passed and new "no smoking" signs going up at Furman Park this week, those on the two sides of the cigarette debate still feel like arguing.
The Downey (CA) Beat
added Aug 18, 2012 19:33
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[Oregon] EXECUTIVE ORDER 12-13 TOBACCO FREE PROPERTIES (PDF)

a. State agency employees are prohibited from using tobacco products made for human consumption (including, but not limited to, cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chew, snuff, electronic cigarettes and smokeless tobacco) inside state agency buildings and on stat
Office of the Governor Oregon
added Aug 4, 2012 16:04
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[Korea - South] Smoking will be prohibited at all restaurants from 2015

- Advance notice of the legislation of the amended enforcement regulation of the National Health Promotion Act - - Expansion of non-smoking areas and stronger warning signs on tobacco packages, etc. -
South Korea Ministry of Health and Welfare (kr)
added Jul 1, 2012 08:53
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[Canada] Smoke-free for 10 years: Ottawa remembers anti-smoking advocate Heather Crowe

A decade after Ontario’s smoke-free legislation came into effect, friends and family of anti-smoking advocate Heather Crowe gathered in a Scott Street park to remember her on Tuesday. The small, tree-lined space at the corner of Island Park Drive has bee
Metro (ca)
added May 31, 2016 19:29
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Non-smoking Romania: A short guide to the new regulations on smoking in public places

Romania is the 94th country in the world that bans smoking in enclosed public spaces, starting March 17. According to a short guide posted by Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos on his Facebook page, an enclosed public space is that space that has a roof or a
Romania Insider (ro)
added Mar 17, 2016 16:34
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[Canada] Edmonton council votes to allow e-cigarette use in 'vap' shops

The city's "vap" shops won the day at city hall Wednesday, after council voted unanimously to draft a bylaw to ban "vaping" anywhere tobacco is banned, with the notable exception of e-cigarette stores. The shops have become increasingly popular in recen
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 10, 2015 13:21
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