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Singapore: Orchard Road to become smoke-free from January 2019

by VTV406 December 2018 Last updated at 10:55 AM

Photo: Facebook Screengrab Orchard Road
Photo: Facebook Screengrab Orchard Road

VTV.vn - Orchard Road, Singapore's most popular shopping centre, will officially become a smoke-free area from January of next year.

According to the Singapore National Environment Agency (NEA), smoking will only be allowed at designated smoking areas, while smoking rooms at food and retail establishments will be rescinded by December 31st, 2018.

The National Environment Agency will coordinate with travel agencies, restaurants and hotels to inform tourists of the smoke-free area. Offenders will receive reminders during the first three months, before getting fined

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