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[Asia, China] City legislators aim to ban smoking at all indoor public venues

LOCAL hotels, restaurants, offices and airports will have to close down their smoking rooms and violators will face a fine up to 30,000 yuan, according to a draft regulation submitted to the city’s legislative body today. The draft amendment bill of the
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Jul 27, 2016 13:57
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] The Rakyat Post Proposal: No job offers for smokers

A Kedah state executive councillor today proposed that only candidates who do not smoke be considered for employment in the public or private sectors. Datuk Dr Leong Yong Kong, who is in charge of the health portfolio, said this condition could be a prel
Rakyat Post (my)
added Jul 25, 2016 20:24
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Kedah Exco: Give jobs only to non-smokers

Dr Leong Yong Kong, who is in charge of the health portfolio, said this condition could be a prelude to efforts to stop the smoking habit and inculcate a healthy lifestyle among the workforce. “If this proposal is approved, people will have the notion th
FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Jul 25, 2016 20:18
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First Rule of the Job Hunt: Find Something You Love to Do

I once posed this question to Cornell seniors...when I asked them how much more the pro-tobacco job would have to pay before they would change their minds, they demanded an average salary premium of more than 80 percent.
New York Times
added Jul 22, 2016 16:56
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[UK-Northern Ireland] MLAs urged to match £5m job support fund for tobacco firm staff

A total of 870 jobs will be lost when production ends at the Co Antrim factory next year. Some 500 people have already been made redundant. Yesterday, JTI announced the creation of the £5m fund to support job creation and skills development for workers
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 22, 2016 15:46
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Less Than Half of Employees Say Wellness Programs Offer Incentives For Key Preventive Health Actions: HealthMine Survey

Which activities does your wellness program NOT incentivize financially? Programs NOT Incentivized ...Smoking cessation 66%
PR Newswire
added Jul 22, 2016 02:10
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[UK] Bosses told to give staff on e-cigs EXTRA BREAKS and create special vaping rooms at work to encourage the end of regular cigarettes

Workers should not be forced to vape outdoors - in places set aside for regular smokers - because this will ‘undermine their ability to quit smoking’, the advice says. Public Health England has abandoned the ‘precautionary principle’ towards e-cigarett
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 17:51
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Preventive behaviours in avoiding indoor secondhand smoke exposure among pregnant women in China [FREE FULL TEXT]

The findings of this study highlight the difficulties of pregnant Chinese women in avoiding complete exposure to SHS and point to the urgent need to promote a complete ban on home smoking and restrictions on smoking in public places and workplaces in Chin
Tobacco Control
added Jul 19, 2016 16:07
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[UK] Give vapers their own rooms and more breaks, bosses told ($$)

E-cigarette users should be allowed extra breaks and the use of “vaping” rooms at work so they do not have to mingle with tobacco smokers, Public Health England has said. The government body issued new official advice for employers to make vaping the “m
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:31
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[UK] Public Health England advice told to make clear that vaping is not smoking

Workers should not be forced to vape outdoors - in places set aside for regular smokers - because this will ‘undermine their ability to quit smoking’, the advice says. Public Health England has abandoned the ‘precautionary principle’ towards e-cigarette
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:30
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