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Beijing bans smoking in public spaces

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What? Are they actually ahead of Tokyo (and most cities in Japan) here?

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Tokyo - take note, PLEASE!

But then this... "the ban will go into effect on June 1 and carry a fine of up to 200 yuan or $32.50."

So all the middle-income and up smokers can just pay the fine and keep smoking? Sheesh...

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Where's the Japanese spirit? Are you going to let China beat you on this??

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Wow, something I can actually commend the CCP on... just, wow. Actually making a fantastic choice on their people and promotes healthier living standards for them all.

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wow- everyone here praising china for taking away smokers freedom. the irony!

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