Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,221 headlines found
Simon Chapman compared the tobacco industry with past and previously legal trades. "What we are seeing here is the 21st century's equivalent of what happened to the perfectly legal slave, opium and child labour trades in the 19th century," Prof Chapman t
Apr 2, 2014 Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Apr 2, 2014 11:30
Mike Daube, a professor of health policy at Curtin University, said tobacco companies were "tripping over their own misinformation". ... A Customs and Border Protection Service spokeswoman said plain packaging simply did not appear to have an effect on
Mar 12, 2014 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Mar 11, 2014 14:37
Many smokers say things like “oh well, I’m going to die anyway” ... Once resuscitated, little did I know I had years and years of pain, ongoing treatments and loss of normal function ahead of me! It’s devastating! My lower face and mouth has been cut and
Jan 19, 2014 The Conversation (au)
added Jan 29, 2014 03:50
Publishing a private Facebook photo of the prime minister's son and linking it to a policy the newspaper presumably feels is unfair to its readership seems unfair and invasive. What exactly did News Corp learn from Leveson?
Aug 13, 2013 Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Aug 13, 2013 17:00
HIS dad has just slugged smokers with a $5.3 billion tax hike but it has emerged Marcus Rudd enjoys a cigar. The 20-year-old, who is a digital campaigner for his Prime Minister father Kevin Rudd, has been caught out online himself.
Aug 13, 2013 Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Aug 13, 2013 16:57
NO PRETTY PICTURE Six months of plain packaging
Jun 12, 2013 Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 12, 2013 16:34
Ukraine, which is looking for opportunites to expand its tobacco exports, has asked the World Trade Organization to cancel new cigarette pack design rules imposed by Australia, Kommersant Ukraine reported on Thursday.
Mar 15, 2013 RIA Novosti (Russian Information Agency) (ru)
added Mar 15, 2013 14:12
A packet of Winfield Blues is no longer the colour its name would suggest - instead a sickly looking olive green sets the ailing backdrop for photos of health-plagued smokers in various states of decay.
Oct 26, 2012 Toowoomba Newspapers Pty Ltd (au)
added Oct 26, 2012 05:34
ILLEGAL tobacco is booming across Australia with a 30 per cent increase in black market trade in the past two years costing taxpayers more than $1.35 billion, a new report has found. Illicit tobacco continues to fund international crime syndicates with
May 4, 2015 Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added May 4, 2015 18:59
Australian tobacco companies have introduced evocative variant names...Some descriptors significantly enhance the appeal of tobacco products among different groups of smokers and may undermine plain packaging's dissuasive intent. Policymakers should expli
Mar 25, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Mar 26, 2015 09:58