Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,890 headlines found
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
Oct 17, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Oct 18, 2012 07:21
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
Oct 18, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 18, 2012 03:17
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
Oct 15, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:04
In the past year Quitline supported over 62,000 quit smoking attempts by New Zealanders. This is larger than the entire population of Rotorua.
Oct 9, 2012 Scoop (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 02:17
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.
Sep 29, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 29, 2012 16:59
A get-together was held at Waitangi Park today to highlight the benefits of banning smoking in areas where children play.
Sep 2, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:04
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.
Aug 15, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Aug 15, 2012 19:46
[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
Jun 1, 2012 Regional Public Health (nz)
added Aug 9, 2012 03:20
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.
Aug 6, 2012 NZCity (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:58
A cigarette factory in Petone is causing controversy
Aug 6, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 11:45