Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,411 headlines found
But Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) spokeswoman Stephanie Erick said New Zealand was falling behind on plain packaging. "We must not allow the tobacco industry to slow the momentum that has been set," she said.
Mar 2, 2015 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:44
Smokefree Coalition wants New Zealanders everywhere to mark the tenth anniversary of an international tobacco control treaty by striking a blow against Big Tobacco.
Feb 27, 2015 Voxy (nz)
added Feb 27, 2015 10:08
[New Zealand] MONASTERIO / PATTEMORE: Academics condemn secrecy over Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement
The tobacco giant Philip Morris Asia is currently using the ISDS mechanism to sue the Australian government for billions of dollars over its introduction of plain cigarette packaging laws. Simply put, ISDS provides a mechanism that allows corporations t
Feb 24, 2015 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 24, 2015 14:27
[New Zealand] What will it take to get to under 5% smoking prevalence by 2025? Modelling in a country with a smokefree goal
Conclusions The smokefree goal of <5% prevalence is only feasible with large increases in cessation rates.
Feb 20, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:39
illegal in England to smoke in cars carrying children. Cynthia de Joux, from the Marlborough Smokefree Coalition, called the UK government action a "brave move". "We're very interested to see what the outcome is and what the reaction of our government wi
Feb 20, 2015 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 19, 2015 16:39
New Zealand Trade Minister, Tim Groser, has reaffirmed his government’s stance of not releasing controversial negotiating documents relating to the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, according to a story by Jamie Morton for the New Zealand Hera
Feb 17, 2015 Tobacco Reporter
added Feb 18, 2015 18:13
despite a letter published today in The Lancet — and signed by 27 health leaders in Australasia as well as the US, Canada, Malaysia and Chile — Trade Minister Tim Groser this afternoon reaffirmed the Government's stance of not releasing controversial TPP
Feb 14, 2015 New Zealand Herald
added Feb 16, 2015 20:07
New Zealand health advocates were among 27 signatories from Australia, Canada, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, USA and Vietnam calling for public release of the trade deal and discussion about its consequences on access to healthcare.
Feb 13, 2015 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 13, 2015 03:19
Feb 13, 2015 Radio Network (nz)
added Feb 12, 2015 19:38
It is now over 10 years since a New Zealand law1 requiring all preschools and schools to become completely smoke-free (including all grounds) became operational in 2004. Previously, indoor school areas had been required to be largely smoke-free, but ther
Jan 24, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Jan 25, 2015 00:53