Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,287 headlines found
Law Graduate, Quintin Rares examines Australia’s attempt to take away Big Tobacco’s intellectual property rights through plain packaging legislation, and poses the question ‘who’s next’?
Jul 12, 2012 Lexology (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:34
While big tobacco's market shrinks here and elsewhere, it's refocusing its sales efforts on developing countries like Indonesia. The result is a massive increase in smoking rates, including among children. Indonesia correspondent Matt Brown reports on the
Jun 20, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 20, 2012 16:03
Now the Reuters news agency reports that the Dominican Republic is about to join the complaint.
Jun 14, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 14, 2012 19:14
authors’ analysis sheds light on broader questions relating to the capacity of governments to regulate tobacco products and the tobacco industry, and to regulate in the interests of public health more generally. The answers to these questions are of vital
Nov 19, 2014 Elgar Online (Edward Elgar Publishing)
added Nov 19, 2014 16:12
[Australia, New York] Will revolution in cigarette packaging make a global difference in battling tobacco health crisis
Rimmer said the "heyday of big tobacco" was over and though smoking was still growing in developing countries such as India, Indonesia and China it was "only a matter of time" before anti-tobacco measures reached those places. But Daube said "well over"
Aug 21, 2012 New York Daily News
added Aug 22, 2012 02:16
[Australia, UK] TAFFLER: The Guardian Blogs (blog) Tobacco packets attract children. Now argue against making them plain
The tobacco industry depends on attractive packaging to draw in young recruits as the old ones die
Jul 17, 2012 Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:35
IN THE face of fierce opposition to plain-pack cigarettes from some American politicians, Australia's Health Minister, Tanya Plibersek, has found high-profile allies. Among them is the New York mayor, Michael Bloomberg, who was ''terrifically enthusiast
Aug 11, 2012 The Age (au)
added Aug 15, 2012 19:50
Council is moving to ban smoking near playgrounds, taxi ranks, bus and tram stops and sporting grounds.
Jun 19, 2012 Progress Leader Newspapers (au)
added Jun 18, 2012 22:36
The Trudeau government’s plan to force tobacco companies to use plain packaging on their products is a paternalistic...Rather than following Australia’s implementation of ineffective plain packaging legislation, the Trudeau government should empower Cana
May 4, 2016 National Post (ca)
added May 4, 2016 17:11
The Australian Border Force has seized another 10 million illegally imported cigarettes on their way into the country, adding to a mountain of black-market tobacco confiscated in recent months. The ABF announced it had snatched 10.6 million cigarettes a
Nov 27, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 27, 2015 23:28