Nomura Holdings asks employees to not smoke during work hours, even when working from home
Japan's leading brokerage firm Nomura Holdings Limited has asked its employees to not smoke during work hours - even if they are working from home. The firm has done so to keep the employees and their families healthy. The company has sent a memo to its employees regarding the new rule that will come into effect from October. The company further said that all the smoking rooms managed by it will be closed.