Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,358 headlines found
Aug 15, 2012 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 15, 2012 16:22
Nicola Roxon took on Big Tobacco with a law in Australia that prioritises public health over trade mark rights. IP owners will wait to see which countries -- and which products -- could be next
Jul 13, 2012 Managing Intellectual Property Magazine (uk)
added Jul 19, 2012 14:17
New statistics show the number of smokers in Victoria has fallen below 15 per cent for the first time. Quit Victoria has released its latest research from 2011, which shows only one in seven people in the state are smokers.
Jul 18, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:09
Now, 49 percent of smokers support the new packaging -- as gruesome as it is -- compared with about 35 percent who oppose them. And more surprisingly, they were more likely to go from opposing the packaging to supporting it if they wanted to quit smokin
Nov 12, 2014 Washington Post
added Nov 12, 2014 18:21
FLAVOURED liquids meant for e-cigarettes may illegally contain nicotine, NSW Health has warned. E-cigarettes are meant to be a healthy replacement for smoking, but 70 per cent of samples tested by NSW Health contained high levels of nicotine.
Oct 23, 2013 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Oct 29, 2013 17:45
On World No Tobacco Day, AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, called on the State and Territory Governments to follow the strong leadership of the Federal Government on tobacco control by doing more to stop people smoking.
Jun 16, 2012 Virtual Medical Centre (au)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:09
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
Hundreds of prison officers will be exempt from the smoking ban starting Monday in NSW prisons, following a state government down criticised by prisoner rights groups health experts. The loophole will allow staff who live in correctional centres to smok
Aug 9, 2015 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 8, 2015 13:56
Anti-smoking groups are urging Ottawa to follow Australia's lead in barring tobacco companies from displaying their logos on cigarette packs.
Aug 16, 2012 PostMedia News (ca)
added Aug 17, 2012 02:41