Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,965 headlines found
Nearly half of the papers examined children and adolescents and found the more often young people saw tobacco displays or promotions, the more likely they were to smoke.
Sep 2, 2014 Radio Network (nz)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:13
[Australia, New Zealand] AUDIO: Plain packaging gets a go ahead - but does it work? [ Audio duration: 6′ 9″ ]
Conflicting evidence in Australia is questioning the effectiveness of plain packaging for cigarettes and tobacco.
Aug 6, 2014 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Aug 9, 2014 09:28
Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia has welcomed the Health Select Committee report for the Smokefree Environments (Tobacco Plain Packaging) Amendment Bill saying it is another significant step towards a Smokefree Aotearoa 2025.
Aug 7, 2014 Voxy (nz)
added Aug 7, 2014 11:37
The results showed increased secondhand smoke levels at indoor tables next to the smokers' area during times of "high smoking patronage", like weekends and in summer when most restaurants had all the doors and windows open. Secondhand smoke levels in ar
Jun 20, 2014 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 20, 2014 04:40
National's fresh-faced candidate to replace Bill English says he has already quit his job as a tobacco lobbyist, having originally joined the company to get ''real world'' experience in order to help him into politics. The former Beehive staffer is also
Apr 29, 2014 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Apr 29, 2014 11:39
It’s a pleasure to be here today, and I thank Massey University for giving me the opportunity to be a part of this exciting event. When I learned about this project called It’s My Life I was very impressed that you, the students, are the driving force b
Mar 24, 2014 Scoop (nz)
added Mar 24, 2014 08:21
Plunket Clinical Advisor Elaine Gordon says Plunket actively support the government’s goal of halving tobacco consumption by 2015 and achieving a smoke-free New Zealand by 2025.
Feb 12, 2014 Scoop (nz)
added Feb 12, 2014 13:10
In its first meeting for 2014, Christchurch City Council today approved a non-smoking policy for Council-owned social housing units. The policy specifies that, where new units are built or purchased — or where units are remodelled or redecorated — tenan
Jan 30, 2014 Scoop (nz)
added Jan 30, 2014 08:49
The investigation was sparked by a complaint by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) after the tobacco company's commercial boss, Brendan Walker, confirmed cigarettes were available to workers during breaks at its Petone factory. He said the free cigarett
Jul 27, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 11, 2013 11:33
Herald on Sunday has put together a team of 10 staff to support each other through the challenge of ridding their systems of nicotine, and we invite other workplaces, marae and sports clubs to do the same. Next month's contest is a chance to quit smoking
Aug 11, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 11, 2013 11:03