Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,520 headlines found
[Australia, Latin America, Uruguay] Plain packaging: legal win confirms right to regulate in public interest
Many believe tobacco companies knew they did not have strong cases but used notoriously slow international legal processes as a means of pausing the spread of effective tobacco control measures. Countries such as Papua New Guinea, struggling to pay for
Jul 11, 2016 The Mandarin (au)
added Jul 11, 2016 17:19
09:00 11 July 2016–18:00 12 July 2016 Park Regis North Quay: 293 North Quay Brisbane Australia...Our RRPs Reduced Risk Products (“RRPs”) is the term we use to refer to products with the potential to reduce individual risk and population harm in comparison
Jul 9, 2016 PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jul 9, 2016 18:09
[Australia] Tasmania wants to increase the legal age to buy cigarettes from 18 to create a 'tobacco free generation'
Cigarette sales could be banned to anyone aged under 25 under a proposal being considered by politicians in Tasmania. MP Ivan Dean wants to go further and phase out cigarettes and is trying to stop the sale of tobacco to anyone born after the year 2000.
Jul 7, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 7, 2016 12:48
[Australia] McCabe Centre for Law & Cancer: A WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Knowledge Hub
Our Knowledge Hub website provides a public resource on legal issues relevant to defending measures implementing the Convention from legal challenge, both domestically and under international trade and investment law.
Jul 4, 2016 McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer (FCTC) (au)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:04
A new law has put a ban on smoking in alfresco dining areas throughout South Australia from Friday. The ban will cover both inside and the outside zones of the dining venues.
Jul 1, 2016 Australia Network news (au)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:58
Smoking will be banned from all alfresco dining venues in South Australia, starting from Friday. The new rules apply to pubs, clubs, café, restaurants and fast food outlets after years of campaigning to try and protect the public from second hand smoke.
Jul 1, 2016 This is Money (uk)
added Jul 1, 2016 15:30
stopping people from lighting up in alfresco dining venues. The ban from Friday applies to outdoor dining areas at all pubs, clubs, cafes, restaurants and fast-food outlets. The Heart Foundation says it will help cut the rate of heart disease.
Jul 1, 2016 ninemsn (au)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:47
[Australia, USA] VIDEO: US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling
Sydney-based US Air Force personnel, Australian Border Force officials and Commonwealth-licensed customs brokers are suspected to have joined international crime syndicates...the US airmen were paid to help smuggle tobacco into Australia, depriving the Co
Jun 28, 2016 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 28, 2016 20:04
[New Zealand] VIDEO: Plain packaging on cigarettes didn't go ahead in Australia, but will it get the green light in NZ?
Paul Henry talks with Axel Geitz, Imperial Tobacco Director of Corporate Affairs, on the plain packaging on cigarette packets debate. Since plain packaging on cigarettes didn't go ahead in Australia, will it get the green light in NZ? Is a lawsuit in the
Jun 27, 2016 RadioLIVE (nz)
added Jun 27, 2016 13:53
SMOKING rates among Tasmanian secondary school students continues to fall, according to a tri-annual survey conducted by the Cancer Council. Quit Tasmania director Abby Smith said the Australian Secondary Students’ Alcohol and Drug Survey, which showed
Jun 26, 2016 Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Jun 27, 2016 02:37