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[New Zealand] Solomon Tobacco slaps smokers with a 50 per cent price hike

Solomon Tobacco has slapped smokers with a 50 per cent price hike on its popular Pallmall Blue cigarette effective as of yesterday. The sudden price increase, which caught smokers by surprise, saw a single packet cigarette now selling at 30 Solomon Isla
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Nov 7, 2012 22:16
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[New Zealand] NZ Man gives up smoking to keep fingers

A meatworker from the Waikato has had to choose between keeping two of his fingers, and giving up smoking. Tamati Parkes, 38, has been smoking since the age of 11, but doctors told him he'd have to give it up if he wanted his fingers reattached after an
TV3 (nz)
added Oct 18, 2012 07:21
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[New Zealand] Tough steps to stub out smoking mulled

Associate Health Minister Tariana Turia said yesterday the Government was considering fines for smoking with children in a vehicle, banning smoking in parks and clamping down on duty-free tobacco limits. "We are looking at every option we can to stop pe
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 18, 2012 03:17
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[New Zealand] DRUMMOND: Fighting for the right to brand poisonous products

You've probably seen our ads on TV, assuming you're not blind. . . . Anti-smoking nanny-state fascists hate butter and also kittens. Agree/Disagree? You agree? Of course you do. It's not like we phrased the question in a way that makes sense. Visit our
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:04
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[New Zealand] Quitline supports ‘a small city’ of quitting smokers

In the past year Quitline supported over 62,000 quit smoking attempts by New Zealanders. This is larger than the entire population of Rotorua.
Scoop (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 02:17
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[New Zealand] Cigarette retailers caught in sting

Palmerston North cigarette retailers have fallen at the first hurdle with the new smokefree legislation with 25 per cent of retailers involved in a sting operation selling cigarettes to underage buyers.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 29, 2012 16:59
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[New Zealand] Wellington parks go smokefree

A get-together was held at Waitangi Park today to highlight the benefits of banning smoking in areas where children play.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:04
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[Australia, New Zealand] AUDIO: Tobacco industry to fight packaging moves

A tobacco company representative says the industry is determined to stand up against moves to impose plain packaging on cigarettes on the grounds they would violate the rules of intellectual property.
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Aug 15, 2012 19:46
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[New Zealand] Tobacco retailers’ attitudes and knowledge of the Smokefree Environments Amendment Act 2011 and other tobacco control measures (PDF)

A report for Regional Public Health, Wellington
Regional Public Health (nz)
added Aug 9, 2012 03:20
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[Australia, New Zealand] NZ tobacco factory reveals $45m upgrade

The mayor of Lower Hutt has been criticised for opening a $45m expansion to NZ's largest tobacco factory which will increase exports to Australia.
NZCity (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:58
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