The Canadian Press

2015-05-06 | Que Smoking Patios

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The owner of more than 40 bars and restaurants is predicting business will drop by as much as 15 per cent if Quebec goes ahead with a bill to ban smoking on outdoor patios. Bill 44 comes a decade after Quebec first prohibited smoking inside eating and drinking establishments. Montreal bar and restaurant owner Peter Sergakis says the proposed legislation will result in clients opting to stay home at a time when business is already slumping. (Sergakis says the proposed legislation is totally stupid and he can't believe smoking outdoors in the open air is a problem.)

Date: 2015-05-06
Placeline: MONTREAL.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the consumer has no money and instead of going to the bars and restaurants do the times a year and I was I going once because I have no money everything is so expensive and the prices in the restaurants are expensive but don't blame the restaurants on the bars because beef today is 3 times more anywhere 2 years ago fish double the price >>