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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Ban smoking and vaping in all eateries

AMIDST the uproar over the proposed banning of foreign cooks, smoking and vaping continue to cause unpleasant dining experience and contaminate the food served in restaurants and other food outlets. There are around five million smokers in Malaysia, acc
The Star (my)
added Jun 29, 2018 18:03
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[California] First phase of $950K Solano main jail improvements complete

In other action, the board:... Amended the title of the chapter from Clean Indoor Air and Health Protection to Secondhand Smoke Protection ordinance to reflect electronic tobacco devises.
Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic
added Jun 29, 2018 18:02
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[Asia, China] Verdict can ensure smoke-free railways

In June last year, a college student sued the Harbin Railway Bureau of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province because of the secondhand smoke she was forced to inhale on a train. The student claimed compensation of 102.5 yuan ($15.54), the price of her
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 29, 2018 01:20
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[UK-Northern Ireland] Vaping ban in the grounds of hospitals

The Western Trust has strengthened its strict no smoking policy to include no vaping on its grounds. Staff are being warned that they may face disciplinary action if they fail to stick to the rules. Staff have been directed to ask carers and service
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 29, 2018 01:15
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[Tennessee] Housing Authority Bans Smoking In Its Buildings

A smoke-free policy was approved Tuesday by the Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, which will go into effect next month. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is requiring the implementation of the policy. According to HUD, the pol
Greeneville (TN) Sun
added Jun 28, 2018 21:45
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[Canada] Guelph landlord makes its buildings smoke-free:New policy applies to recreational pot smoke

Tenants of Guelph’s Skyline apartment buildings will have limited options if they want to smoke pot when recreational cannabis becomes legal in October. Skyline Living, which owns 169 residential properties across the province, including many in Guelph,
Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Jun 28, 2018 21:44
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[Canada] Ban on smoking legal pot on public streets looms in Penticton

The City of Penticton’s planning manager will recommend to city council next week that it should ban smoking or vaping of cannabis in all public spaces when recreational marijuana becomes legal on Oct. 17. Planning manager Blake Laven says the framewor
Global News (ca)
added Jun 28, 2018 21:41
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[California] Pot tourists can smoke it where they buy it in San Francisco

there's nothing like the Barbary Coast lounge almost anywhere in the United States, a conundrum confronting many marijuana enthusiasts who find it increasingly easy to buy pot but harder to find legal places to smoke it. Only California permits marijuana
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2018 21:38
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[Asia-pacific] The Hong Kong ex-police officers laying down the law on no-smoking zones

Former policeman Kuan Chong-hoi retired from the force last year, but he is still relying on his experience in keeping public order in his new role – as a tobacco control inspector ensuring people do not light up in no-smoking zones.
South China Morning Post
added Jun 28, 2018 14:16
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[Russia] Flamboyant nationalist leader calls for ban on 'tobacco-smoking monuments'

The head of Russia’s Liberal Democratic Party has called for rather radical measures to fight tobacco addiction that include a complete ban on public demonstrations of smoking, including statues and monuments. Vladimir Zhirinovsky issued this comment aft
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:46
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