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[New Zealand] 10th anniversary of international tobacco control treaty

Smokefree Coalition wants New Zealanders everywhere to mark the tenth anniversary of an international tobacco control treaty by striking a blow against Big Tobacco.
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
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.
Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:39
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[New Zealand, UK] 'Brave' British law praised by anti-smoking worker

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
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 19, 2015 16:39
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TPPA to remain smoke-room story in New Zealand

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
Tobacco Reporter
added Feb 18, 2015 18:13

[Australia, New Zealand] Make TPP details public - doctors

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
New Zealand Herald
added Feb 16, 2015 20:07

[Australia, New Zealand] Health leaders raise TPPA concerns

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.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Feb 13, 2015 03:19

[New Zealand, UK] Anit smoking group wants ban in cars

Radio Network (nz)
added Feb 12, 2015 19:38

[New Zealand] Ten years of a national law covering smoke-free school grounds: a brief review

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
Tobacco Control
added Jan 25, 2015 00:53

[New Zealand] Smokers growing own tobacco

Tauranga smokers are exploring cheaper alternatives after feeling the blow of the 10 per cent tax increase on tobacco this year. Entrepreneurial home tobacco plant growers are cashing in on the price hike and using websites and social media pages to sell
New Zealand Herald
added Jan 23, 2015 17:36
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