Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 111,713 headlines found
To be hit by such a regulatory backlash in a major Asian city is bad news for companies investing heavily into alternative nicotine products -- Philip Morris alone has bet $3 billion. But never mind Big Tobacco. The Singapore ban is illogical for at leas
Feb 21, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Feb 21, 2018 23:35
Smoking on restaurant patios in Winnipeg could soon be a thing of the past. City administration will recommend council ban any device that produces second hand smoke on patios that serve food or drinks as of April 1. A report to the protection committe
Jan 3, 2018 Global News (ca)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:14
Although Lenin and the Bolsheviks brought the first communist government to the world, they were not the first to attempt antitobacco legislation in Russia. Indeed, Russia had the distinction of having maintained the longest ban in the world against the w
Oct 13, 2017 American Journal of Public Health
added Oct 13, 2017 06:34
More meetings will be required before a decision is made by Grasslands trustees on what to do with smoking pits at Brooks Composite High and Sunrise schools.
Sep 5, 2017 Brooks (AB) Bulletin (ca)
added Sep 6, 2017 02:50
Foreman said that the landscape of tobacco and ‘like’ products is changing with the introduction of such products as electronic smoking products/vapourizers, waterpipes, heated/not burned tobacco and cannabis, several of which give off second-hand smoke.
Apr 13, 2017 Sylvan Lake (AB) News (ca)
added Apr 13, 2017 19:41
[Canada] Ottawa suggests banning smoking in apartments or condos and cigarette sales to anyone under 21
The federal government is proposing to raise the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21 and ban smoking on college campuses or inside condo and apartment buildings as part of a new drive to dramatically curb smoking rates.
Feb 24, 2017 National Post (ca)
added Feb 24, 2017 22:04
As hotel chains increasingly go smoke-free, it is possible that the marketplace will respond with offerings to fulfil consumer demand. As policy makers consider how to regulate P2P services like Airbnb, public health considerations should be included.
Feb 19, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Feb 21, 2017 02:28
Smoking outside, within a 9 metre-radius of a window or door that opens, is now prohibited in Quebec, under the Tobacco Control Act. Formerly known as the Tobacco Act, several amendments were made to the law with the first changes coming into effect one
Nov 26, 2016 GlobalTV (ca)
added Nov 29, 2016 16:52
A pot shop has been given the first fine under the City of Victoria’s new rules aimed at marijuana retailers, and it plans to fight the penalty. Green Ceiling was fined $500 on Friday for allowing cannabis consumption on site, which is contrary to the bu
Oct 8, 2016 Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Oct 9, 2016 15:27
As ISIS found out in Kirkuk and Erdogan has realized in Turkey, convincing Middle Easterners to quit smoking is an uphill battle. Among the Turkish people, poverty and economic struggles have only increased already high rates of tobacco consumption. On a
Aug 20, 2016 Your Middle East
added Aug 20, 2016 20:39