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[Canada] Western moves against vaping in campus 'clean air corridors'

Western is now following suit by banning students from vaping in designated areas called clear air corridors. What’s more, students within 10 meters of any entrance, window, air intake or loading dock are forbidden from vaping. According to the Clear th
Western Gazette (University of Western Ontario) (ca)
added Sep 23, 2016 16:18
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[Canada] Some smokers continue to break rules at HSC

Eastern Health has been finding it difficult to enforce no-smoking rules, and cancer patients say stubborn smokers are being disrespectful. One suggests tickets for smokers who insist on lighting up near doors. Patients coming in and out of the Dr. H. Bli
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:31
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[Canada] Provincial ban on flavoured tobacco begins New Year's Day

Customers at smoke shops are going to have less to choose from in the new year, because of a new provincial ban on flavoured tobacco. The new legislation, aimed at discouraging smoking is coming into effect on New Year's Day. Prohibited products will i
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 4, 2016 04:11
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[Asia, Taiwan] 70% of foreign visitors pay smoking violation fines: Taipei official

More than 70% of foreign visitors to Taiwan presented with fines for smoking in no-smoking areas have paid up even though they are not legally binding, officials of the Taipei City Department of Environmental Protection said Tuesday. Department statisti
Want China Times (tw)
added Oct 21, 2015 13:30
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Side stream emissions from 'heated tobacco' products similar to secondhand cigarette smoke

found that, despite claims made by some manufacturers, next generation 'heated' tobacco devices produce side-stream emissions similar to secondhand cigarette smoke. The study, conducted by Imperial Tobacco, owner of market leading e-cigarette brand blu,
EurekAlert
added Oct 19, 2015 12:10
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[Canada] Stay in, butt out: Senators

The Canadian Tire Centre is beefing up its security for the upcoming season which, in addition to installing walk-through metal detectors, means fans won’t be allowed to leave the arena and come back during games, even to smoke a cigarette.
Ottawa (ON) Community News (ca)
added Aug 7, 2015 12:48
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4 men lashed in public in Iran for smoking water pipe

Four young men were flogged in public earlier this week in the town of Torqabeh, north-eastern Iran. The four men each received 74 lashes for smoking a traditional Iranian ghelyoon, or water pipe, in public during the daytime fasting hours in the holy mo
IRAN NEWS UPDATE (fr)
added Jul 13, 2015 12:35
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[UK, UK-Wales] Gov't rules out English e-cigarette ban

E-cigarettes will not be banned in England after industry leaders slammed the decision to outlaw vaping in Welsh pubs. The Department of Health confirmed to the Publican’s Morning Advertiser (PMA) that England would not follow the Welsh government’s
Morning Advertiser.co.uk
added Jun 17, 2015 06:54
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[Canada] Business owner decries Calgary's proposed rules for e-cigarettes

An Alberta woman who sells vaporizers says a report going before a Calgary city council committee Tuesday — recommending extending the city's smoking bylaw to e-cigarettes — is "excessively restrictive." "It's not the same thing and it's easy to classif
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 9, 2015 16:45
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[Asia, Bangladesh] Tobacco Control Law & Smoke-free Environment

PROGGA and The Daily Star recently organised a roundtable on "Tobacco Control Law & Smoke-free Environment". Here we publish a summary of the discussions...on March 12 this year the government has finalized necessary rules of the Law. It clearly delineat
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Apr 30, 2015 13:24
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