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[New Zealand] VIDEO: Government has moved too slowly to regulate e-cigarettes, lead respiratory doc warns

Dr Stuart Jones says “the horse has bolted” because parents believe it’s safe – when it isn’t.
TVNZ (nz)
added Dec 12, 2018 16:20
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[Australia] New Zealand national deported after failed attempt to smuggle tobacco through Perth International Airport

A 23-year-old has been put back on a flight to Kuala Lumpur after failing in his bid to smuggle 54 kilograms of molasses tobacco through Perth International Airport.Australian Border Force officers uncovered 54 one kilogram packets of the undeclared tobac
PerthNow (au)
added Dec 10, 2018 15:45
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[Australia] New Zealand introduces sensible, balanced regulation for vaping

The NZ government approach to smokers is supportive and non-judgemental. It strongly endorses the role of tobacco harm reduction and recognises that alternatives beyond 'just quitting' are needed for some smokers:
ATHRA - Australian Tobacco Harm Reduction Association (au)
added Nov 27, 2018 02:00
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[New Zealand] Govt announces proposed plans to ban vaping in bars, restaurants and workplaces

A ban on vaping in bars, restaurants and workplaces is being proposed as part of the Government's plans to regulate the product. Plans to change the way vaping products were being displayed in retail stores were also in motion in a bid to protect childr
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Nov 23, 2018 16:44
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[Australia, New Zealand] No excuse for high smoking rates among Indigenous people

Indigenous people stand to gain proportionately more from the public health benefits that will result from the introduction of vaping and other risk-reduced products like Swedish snus...The Aboriginal attendees at our symposium on vaping included some va
ATHRA - Australian Tobacco Harm Reduction Association (au)
added Nov 19, 2018 20:41
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Estimating the effect of a potential policy to restrict tobacco retail availability in New Zealand

A tobacco retail reduction policy that prevented new retail outlets from selling tobacco and grandfathered existing retailers would be unlikely to achieve New Zealand’s target of a 95% reduction in tobacco outlet density within several decades of being en
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 22:48
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Big Tobacco poised to enter the vaping market in New Zealand

In November Baxter opened Vape Merchant, a retailer dedicated to demystifying vaping for smokers. Nine months on, there are six Vape Merchant stores around the country. Two more are set to open. It is one of many New Zealand businesses that have emerged
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 15, 2018 17:06
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[New Zealand] ESR visitor warns of vaping concerns

Michelle Peace, who is in New Zealand as the International Vision Fellow of the Institute of Environmental Science Research (ESR), says a whole culture has grown up around the use of e-cigarettes, which many people regard as being safer than tobacco. Bu
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
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[New Zealand] Government needs to act to meet Smokefree 2025

The Health and Maori Affairs Select Committees received a blunt message yesterday – act now or we will fail to meet our Smokefree by 2025 goal, National MP Nicky Wagner says. “Yesterday’s meeting heard from organisations that are working to end smoking
Scoop (nz)
added May 25, 2018 00:34
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[Mid-east, New Zealand, Uae] Nations consider re-think on e-cigarette legislation

The daily smoking rate is about 13.8 per cent of the population in New Zealand, but it is about 42 per cent in the indigenous Maori population. In a nationwide survey, 17 per cent of smokers said they had tried e-cigarettes, and 3 per cent were regular
The National Newspaper (ae)
added May 3, 2018 17:13
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