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China poised to overhaul tobacco industry

China is formulating a new law that further intensifies efforts in enforcing a national ban on smoking in public places, says a joint announcement released by the State Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (SIQSAQ) and a numbe
SINA (cn)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:42
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[UK] Isle of Man government proposes more smoking restrictions

Around one in five people smoke regularly in the Isle of Man, according to the Department of Health The Isle of Man government has launched public consultation to strengthen smoking legislation to combat secondhand smoke.
BBC Online
added Oct 24, 2012 14:57
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[Ghana] Banning of smoking in public very laudable-Dr Akuamoah-Boateng

Dr Jacob Akuamoah-Boateng, Chief Executive Officer of Mab Group of Companies and Megavest Medicare Centre, has described as laudable the passage of the Public Health Bill, which prohibits smoking in public, into law.
Business Ghana (gh)
added Jul 25, 2012 10:11
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[New York] Batavia Downs adds 2nd smoking room despite state's anti-tobacco campaign

Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added May 7, 2012 06:56
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[Bahamas] EDITORIAL: Ban smoking in public places

Nassau Guardian (bs)
added Feb 7, 2011 00:00
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Barbados: No Smoking Legislation In Keeping With Health Preventative Strategy

Caribbean Press Releases (bb)
added Oct 4, 2010 00:00
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[Canada] Unhappy tenants hope Sask Housing will reconsider looming smoking ban

Lindsay says while some tobacco and marijuana smokers can afford to buy their own home, people like him rely on Sask Housing and have nowhere else to go. "We're all scared that if we don't follow it [the ban], then they'll give us a letter in the mail s
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 28, 2018 00:46
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[Asia, India] 'Smoking in public place, advertisements of Tobacco product is punishable under COTPA'

Various laws enforced for public health and safety is useless in the state of Manipur as no law enforcers have ever acted as per the provisions provided in the act. Yes, Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003 (COTPA) which was enacted in the sta
E-Pao.net (in)
added May 26, 2018 00:28
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Austrian no-smoking petition against government reaches 500,000 mark

Half a million Austrians have signed a petition calling for a smoking ban in bars and restaurants, embarrassing the ruling coalition of conservatives and far right that has championed both direct democracy and the right to smoke. No smoking signs are see
Reuters
added Mar 8, 2018 17:49
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[Oklahoma] Bill allows prison canteens to sell smokes to inmates

State Rep. Rick West, R-Heavener, said the nearly six-year ban on cigarettes sales and smoking inside prisons has caused nothing but problems for inmates, wardens and correctional employees. He’s proposing a controversial measure that would allow inmate
Enid (OK) News & Eagle
added Feb 24, 2018 00:05
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