Headlines Tagged with Australia — 8,492 headlines found
The Australian state of Queensland is set to outlaw e-cigarette use in public places and will impose the same restrictions as those on regular cigarettes including a ban on sales to children or advertising.
Sep 9, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 13, 2014 21:20
The NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner has announced ACON will receive funding from the NSW Cancer Institute for a new project aimed at reducing the high rates of smoking among lesbians and same sex attracted women (SSAW).
Sep 12, 2014 Gay News Network (au)
added Sep 13, 2014 20:44
[Australia] Black market in tobacco booming in the streets of Sydney, with cheap Asian imports flooding the streets
Associate Professor of Law Mark Lauchs has researched the tobacco smuggling trade in depth. The Queensland University of Technology professor said areas such as southwest Sydney, with large migrant populations and lower than average incomes, were prime
Sep 10, 2014 Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Sep 13, 2014 07:01
the expansion of plain packaging to other politically unpopular industries will play out in the political process. Already, candy manufacturers like Mars have begun to fight in anticipation of plain packaging regulations targeting their products. This wil
Sep 9, 2014 City A.M. (uk)
added Sep 9, 2014 14:57
Use in public areas to be outlawed and sale will be prohibited to children under amendments to law to take effect in new year
Sep 9, 2014 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 9, 2014 05:18
Public Health England announced compelling new estimates on the financial impact of plain packaging based on evidence from Australia where packs are now dominated by health warning and graphic images of the harm smoking can have. It has seen a 15% decli
Sep 8, 2014 Western Morning News (uk)
added Sep 8, 2014 16:46
The Australian Association of Convenience Stores (AACS) has questioned the findings of a study by Cancer Council Australia, which suggested that the business of small retailers has been unaffected by the switch to plain packaging for tobacco products.
Sep 5, 2014 ESM - The European Supermarket Magazine (ie)
added Sep 8, 2014 12:21
that would be fine if most people don't also look to Nanna to provide treatment in public hospitals when they get lung cancer. Doesn't it make sense that if you're going to engage in an activity like smoking, you start paying Nanna for the inevitable tax
Sep 7, 2014 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 6, 2014 12:42
But scratch the surface and you’ll discover nanny state critics are frequently backed by powerful vested interests, like the tobacco industry arguing against plain packaging on cigarettes, or the secretive PR outfit know as the Institute of Public Affairs
Jul 1, 2013 The Conversation (au)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:44
Ngarali: the tobacco story of Arnhem Land is a documentary produced to address the high rates of smoking (around 70 per cent) amongst the Yolgnu people of East Arnhem Land.
Sep 4, 2014 Crikey (au)
added Sep 4, 2014 13:41