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[New Zealand] Smoking loophole in Cook Islands to be closed

The Cook Islands Ministry of Health says the confusion around a loophole that allows smoking in bars and restaurants will be cleared up Under the 2007 Tobacco Control Act, smoking in any public place is illegal but specific smoking areas were permitted f
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 6, 2015 22:40

[New Zealand] Estimating the ‘consumer surplus’ for branded versus standardised tobacco packaging

These two experiments suggest standardised packaging and larger warning labels could have a similar overall effect on adult New Zealand smokers as a 5% tobacco price increase. The findings provide further evidence for the efficacy of standardised packagin
Tobacco Control
added Oct 6, 2015 11:32
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[Asia-pacific, New Zealand] AUDIO: Mixed reaction to TPP signing

Anti-smoking group ASH said it is a major victory for public health. Director Stephanie Erick said it... the removal of tobacco companies from investor-state dispute settlement provisions means the New Zealand Government should have little to fear in pass
Radio Network (nz)
added Oct 6, 2015 10:54

[Asia-pacific] TPPA Tobacco Carve-out Good News for New Zealand Health

“While a full exemption for tobacco would have been preferred, this is definitely good news for New Zealand and a step in the right direction,” said ASH New Zealand Director Stephanie Erick. The removal of tobacco companies from investor-state dispute s
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 5, 2015 22:10

[New Zealand] Scheme sees Māori smokers drop 10pc

The number of Maori smokers is declining, thanks to a strategy implemented by the region's iwi. Ngati Kahungunu became the first iwi to develop a comprehensive strategy to rid tobacco from the lives of their people in 2010. They have cut their number o
Hawke's Bay Today (nz)
added Oct 5, 2015 14:16

[New Zealand] NZ E-Cigarette Suppliers Support Stoptober

A leading supplier of electronic cigarettes - NZVAPOR today demonstrated their support of Stoptober by offering smokers a 30 day money back guarantee on products purchased through the month of October.
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 2, 2015 15:32

[Asia-pacific, New Zealand] Doctors for Healthy Trade

“The 4th UN Sustainable Development Goal aims to ‘Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all’. Almost top of the list for healthy lives is tobacco control. New Zealand’s world leading approach to smoke-free environments ushered in by Ms Clark wo
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 2, 2015 14:20

[New Zealand] VIDEO: Pubs and bars with partially enclosed smoking areas are under investigation

TVNZ (nz)
added Sep 28, 2015 18:13

[New Zealand] VIDEO: Back in the Day: Workplace smoking faces the axe

In 1988 the Health Department wants a ban on all smoking in the workplace and in public places.
TVNZ (nz)
added Sep 28, 2015 17:36

[New Zealand] Clampdown on smoking areas stumps Wellington bar owner: 'All of a sudden, now it's illegal?'

Wellington regional health officials are taking Public Bar to court for allegedly breaking smokefree laws, but the bar's owner Nick Mills claims his outdoor smoking area was approved when it was first built.
TVNZ (nz)
added Sep 28, 2015 14:30
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