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[Australia] BARNSLEY: Litvinenko, Polonium-210: tobacco products are toxic and should be “recalled”.

Below, public health researcher Kathryn Barnsley discusses why a complete recall of tobacco products, far from being a laughable prospect, is well overdue... We should support the tobacco free generation proposal that would phase out the sale of tobacco
Croakey (au)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:19

Backlash against Australian ‘nanny state’

strict rules outlawing everything from violent video games to ecigarettes and late-night revelling is turning Australia into a “nanny state” and damaging business, say critics.
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:19

[Asia-pacific] National Interest Analysis [2016]: Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement between the Government of Australia and the Governments of: Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia...(PDF)

Australia will also lodge a notification, expressly permitted under Article 29.5, electing to prevent any and all Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) challenges to Australia’s tobacco control measures under the TPP...Australia’s tobacco control meas
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Feb 23, 2016 08:06
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[Australia] VIDEO: The Weekly with Charlie Pickering: Vaping

Kitty Flanagan explores the wonderful word of vaping.
You Tube
added Feb 11, 2016 19:26

[Australia] Bondi Junction Mall latest Sydney shopping strip to ban smoking following success in Martin Place

From Monday for the next six months smoking is banned in the mall from 7am to 9pm every day in an attempt to clear the air for shoppers. The trial includes Rowe St and Spring St and adjoining sections of Newland St and Bronte Rd.
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37

[Asia-pacific, Australia] Concerned community groups call for independent assessment of Trans-Pacific trade deal

unions and public health groups, are calling for an urgent independent review..."In a way, the tobacco exception proves that, because to really exclude something, you'd need to do what they did with tobacco [explicitly state tobacco control laws cannot be
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Feb 3, 2016 20:43

[Asia-pacific, Australia, Malaysia] DENIS: TPPA and investor-state disputes, learn from Libyan ‘shocker’

a law proposed by the executive branch, made into law by parliament, then ruled upon by Australia's highest courts, was challenged in a private arbitration centre by this tobacco company. After this suit, at least 13 other countries (see graphic below) h
The Malaysian Insider (my)
added Feb 3, 2016 14:20

[Australia] Tobacco giant Philip Morris sells cigarette factory

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has sold its former manufacturing site ahead of relocating its Australian headquarters to Melbourne's South Wharf later this year. The company stopped manufacturing cigarettes at the 6.27 hectare site in Moorabbin in 2014 whe
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Feb 3, 2016 13:57

Australian political donations: Who gave how much?

The Australian Electoral Commission has released the declared donations given to political parties in the 2012-13 ...Philip Morris Limited Liberal Party of Australia 56000 / Philip Morris Limited National Party of Australia 25880 / Philip Morris Limited
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:21

[Australia] National Party accepted more than $10,000 from tobacco industry

Tobacco company Philip Morris donated $10,780 to the national party between 2014 and 2015, the latest donor report from the Australian Electoral Commission revealed on Monday, the Brisbane Times reports. The donation was made after former Prime Minister
ninemsn (au)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:15
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