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[New Zealand] VIDEO: Watch: Fox storms out of TV interview

Ms Fox became angered during the discussion and accused the tobacco spokesman of "peddling death and destruction and misery on our people". She also compared Dr Gietz to Nazi propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels. Dr Gietz is in New Zealand to oppose plans
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 25, 2016 14:30
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[New Zealand] Maori MP walks off set during TV tobacco debate

Fox called Imperial Tobacco a peddler of death and destruction. A fiery exchange on TV3's The Nation this morning. Imperial Tobacco's Axel Gietz announced the company wouldn't rule out a fight with the New Zealand government if plain packaging went ahea
Radio Network (nz)
added Jun 25, 2016 14:28
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[New Zealand] On the Nation: Plain Packaging Debate

Fox: “...for the last 27 years – 27 years – I have not attended a funeral of someone in our family, and I’ve attended numerous funerals, who has died of natural causes… you and your companies are addicting people to cigarettes and telling us that it’s the
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 25, 2016 14:27
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[New Zealand] NZ may face lawsuit over plain package cigarettes

Imperial Tobacco spokesman Axel Gietz told The Nation programme the law would be taking its intellectual property. "We can't rule anything out. As I said before, it is our intellectual property. But any kind of lawsuit is always the last resort. Why do
Newshub (nz)
added Jun 25, 2016 02:25
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[New Zealand] Big read: Switching to vaping

Of the 50,000 Kiwis who try to quit smoking every year, only about 10,000 are successful. Allison Hess talks with a Bay man who stubbed out the smokes and switched to e-cigarettes, and owners of a local vaping store.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 18, 2016 11:35
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[New Zealand] British American Tobacco scales back NZ business

British American Tobacco’s New Zealand business has lost responsibility for strategic decisions, leaving it principally a distribution point for the cigarette maker in an increasingly hostile market
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 17, 2016 01:53
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New Zealand PM defends model son in cigarette photoshoot row ($$)

The prime minister of New Zealand has been forced to defend his son after he posted images from a fashion shoot showing him holding a cigarette shortly after the launch of a national campaign against smoking. John Key announced tough new anti-smoking l
Times Of London (uk)
added Jun 9, 2016 16:54
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[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: Tobacco tax: Butting out

A world authority on smoking cessation, New Zealander Dr Murray Laugesen, supports e-cigarettes as a prime and remarkably low-risk weapon against the killer habit. It’s time the ministry listened.
New Zealand Listener (nz)
added Jun 9, 2016 14:50
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[New Zealand] Plain packaging gaining steam despite Australia disputes

"The tobacco industry has been getting ready for plain packaging for some time, conducting massive misinformation campaigns to block the measure," said Douglas Bettcher..."It is encouraging to see more and more countries defy the industry's tactics and i
Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Jun 8, 2016 15:03
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New Zealand Vapers Support Age Restriction on E-Cigarettes

the New Zealand Vaping Alliance is calling on the Government to hold an inquiry into e-cigarettes and vaping to clear the air on products that provide smokers with a 95% safer option. “New Zealand vapers and retailers of e-cigarettes also strongly suppor
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 7, 2016 20:31
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