Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,917 headlines found
Cigarette smokers are being made to feel "dirty" as one of our biggest supermarket chains takes the fight against tobacco to a new level. . . . "Being handed a pack of cigarettes hidden in a bag makes me feel dirty," said one New World customer, a smoke
Aug 19, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 21, 2012 02:02
With tobacco products disappearing out of sight in retail outlets the focus of smokefree initiatives now shifts to a consultation process around the introduction of plain packaging
Jul 23, 2012 New Zealand Ministry of Health (nz)
added Jul 23, 2012 10:20
A new study has discredited the tobacco industry's assertion that there is no proof plain packaging on cigarette packs reduces the appeal of smoking.
Sep 4, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:31
An international study has thrown weight behind the campaign for New Zealand to adopt plain cigarette packaging. Australia has recently adopted plain packaging, while the Maori party is proposing New Zealand does the same.
Sep 4, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 4, 2012 17:58
Tobacco tax has increased by more than 30% since April 2010. It's getting even higher. / Council by council, outdoor smoking bans are getting more and more repressive. / From 23 July 2012 on, smokers will no longer be able to see the choice of tobacc
Jul 20, 2012 My Opinion Counts (Philip Morris New Zealand)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:30
As the Tobacco End Game conference takes place in New Delhi, India, this week, The World Heart Federation today calls on countries worldwide to follow the example set by nations such as Finland, New Zealand, and Scotland to set a target year to end tobac
Sep 9, 2013 Science Codex
added Sep 10, 2013 13:13
Designated smoking areas have been set up in the Olympic village and while it might not embody the Games' creed of faster, higher, stronger, organisers cannot be accused of discrimination.
Jul 25, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 09:21
"Tobacco use alone costs the world 1 to 2 per cent of its GDP each year," former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark told the UN this month. Global GDP in 2013 was US$75 trillion, with 1 per cent worth US$575 billion -- more than the GDP of all low-in
Jul 27, 2014 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 27, 2014 08:21
In the face of increasing pressure from anti-smoking lobbyists, the three main players in New Zealand's tobacco industry - British American Tobacco, Imperial and Philip Morris - are all still raking it in.
Oct 13, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 13, 2013 01:09
some states will simply not put forward sensible health proposals for fear of the inevitable pressure and possible litigation that might ensue. In our view this concern is particularly relevant to measures for effective action on tobacco and alcohol.
Oct 4, 2013 Public Health Association of New Zealand (nz)
added Oct 6, 2013 06:35