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As New Zealand looks to join plain packaging ranks, World Health Organisation steps up global awareness efforts

the world continues to wait for the World Trade Organisation’s decision over challenges to Australia's plain packaging regime. This is the most significant challenge to plain packaging and could yet determine just how quickly other countries adopt any rel
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Feb 24, 2016 11:19
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[New Zealand, USA] US issues warning on NZ tobacco packaging

six high-powered groups have jointly expressed their "concern" ... The Emergency Committee for American Trade, National Association of Manufacturers, National Foreign Trade Council, US-ASEAN Business Council, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and United States C
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:12
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[Australia, New Zealand, UK] BAT Funded Lobbying Against Plain Packaging

In response to questions by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), BAT provided the following information ... 1 Lobbying in Australia 2 Lobbying in New Zealand 3 Lobbying in Brussels 4 Lobbying in the UK 5 Think Tanks in the UK
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 12:07
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[New Zealand] Auckland Uni conducts world's first e-cigarettes study

Auckland University is carrying out the world's first study into the effectiveness of e-cigarettes as an aid to stop smoking. More than 650 people are participating in the study comparing e-cigarettes with the commonly used nicotine patches.
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jun 23, 2013 15:42
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New Zealand Plans to Require Plain Cigarette Packaging

"We cannot continue to allow tobacco companies to use sophisticated packaging designs to promote their products as if they were ordinary everyday consumer goods," said New Zealand's Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia. "Current tobacco packaging n
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 19, 2013 20:31
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[India, New Zealand] Helen Clark criticised for tobacco award

Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has been criticised for her role in granting a business award to India's biggest tobacco company.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 17, 2012 07:50
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New Zealand to implement plain packaging for tobacco

Prime Minister John Key has announced that legislation requiring plain packaging for tobacco products will likely become part of New Zealand law by the end of 2016. The Government has had the legislation on hold pending the outcome of tobacco company Phi
Lexology (uk)
added Feb 18, 2016 23:20
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Do consumers of manufactured cigarettes respond differently to price changes compared with their Roll-Your-Own counterparts? Evidence from New Zealand [FREE FULL TEXT]

MC smokers react far more strongly to price increases compared with RYO tobacco smokers. These findings suggest that pricing mechanisms may be more effective for reducing MC demand than for RYO tobacco. However, substitution between products means that th
Tobacco Control
added Nov 26, 2013 22:48
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[New Zealand] NZ Report: Smoke-free prisons a success

New Zealand's ban on smoking in prisons has been a success, a report says, but some prisoners are so desperate they soak tea leaves in nicotine from their quitting patches and lighting them by fiddling with power sockets and light bulbs.
TV3 (nz)
added Oct 23, 2012 18:29
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[New Zealand] E-cigarettes on trial

Researchers at the Clinical Trials Research Unit, The University of Auckland, are conducting a study of electronic cigarettes to see if they can help smokers to quit.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 30, 2012 15:38
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