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Australia a smoke-free nation by 2025, next are sugary drinks

The rate of smoking will soon be nothing more than a statistical rounding error. But health campaigners are switching their attention to other targets.
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:47
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[Asia, Qatar] Heavy crackdown needed on smoking in public places

Though Qatar has a law banning smoking in public places, it is unfortunate that the implementation part is lacking, Dr Ahmed Mohamed al-Mulla, director of Anti-Smoking Clinic, Hamad Medical Corporation, had pointed out to Gulf Times earlier this year. We
Gulf Times (qa)
added Dec 20, 2015 19:20
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[Canada, UK-Scotland] MSPs told similar car smoking ban led to 10% cut in number of children exposed to secondhand smoke

MSPs who passed legislation to ban smoking in cars that are carrying children were told that the only similar legal intervention resulted a ten per cent cut in the proportion of youngsters exposed..."There is some evidence from Canada that legislative in
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Dec 19, 2015 16:09
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[Canada] Guelph-area health unit recommends smoke-free public housing

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is recommending a policy that bans smoking in social housing. In a report entitled "Second-hand Tobacco Smoke in Multi-Unit Dwelling of Social Housing," medical officer of health and chief executive Nicola Mercer
Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Dec 1, 2015 18:36
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[Asia, Macau] STUDY: FULL SMOKING BAN TO REDUCE VIP CLIENTS VISIT BY 17%

A full smoking ban inside Macau’s casinos could divert VIP clients to other gambling destination, according to a new study. The study, conducted by consulting firm KPMG, showed the negative chain effects of a complete smoking ban in Macau.
CalvinAyre.com
added Nov 24, 2015 04:05
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HUD proposes smoking ban

(HUD), along with the surgeon general, proposed new rules Thursday that would ban lit cigarettes, cigars and pipes from government-assisted housing projects for low-income families.
The Hill
added Nov 12, 2015 17:07
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[Azerbaijan] Bill banning smoking in public places coming

The Parliament plans to resolve issues related to the ban on smoking in public places at this year's autumn session or by the spring session of next year. Under this new law, smoking will be banned at airports, seaports, railway and bus stations, and in
AzerNews (az)
added Aug 27, 2015 12:01
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[Austria] Smoking ban bill to become law

Austria’s parliament will pass a new bill on a complete smoking ban on Wednesday - which will come into force in May 2018. The ban covers smoking in “all public places where food and drinks are manufactured, sold and consumed" and affects many restauran
The Local Austria (at)
added Jul 13, 2015 09:58
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[Illinois] State colleges kick the habit, go smoke-free

Starting last week, public colleges and universities — such as Lincoln Land Community College in Jacksonville — had to come into compliance with the Illinois Smoke-Free Campus Act, which means enforcing strict anti-smoking rules.
Jacksonville (IL) Journal-Courier
added Jul 11, 2015 09:18
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Why Is This Russian Soldier Carrying a Gigantic Wooden “iPhone”?

smoking on duty is apparently a big no-no in the Ground Forces. As evidence, we offer this poor recruit who was forced to carry a gigantic wooden “cigarette” around all day. Kent is a European brand of cigarette, if you’re wondering.
SocialNewsDaily.com
added Jun 30, 2015 00:45
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