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[New Zealand] Link between tobacco promotion and smoking

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.
Radio Network (nz)
added Sep 3, 2014 13:13
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[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.
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Aug 9, 2014 09:28
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[Australia, New Zealand] Report on Tobacco Plain Packaging Bill welcomed

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.
Voxy (nz)
added Aug 7, 2014 11:37
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[New Zealand] Smoke gets up diners' noses

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
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 20, 2014 04:40
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[New Zealand] Who is National's Todd Barclay?

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
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Apr 29, 2014 11:39
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Goodhew: Massey University's Smokefree Summit / Speech: New Zealand Government

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
Scoop (nz)
added Mar 24, 2014 08:21
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[New Zealand] Plunket supports tobacco plain packaging legislation

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.
Scoop (nz)
added Feb 12, 2014 13:10
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[New Zealand] Council supports smoke-free social housing

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
Scoop (nz)
added Jan 30, 2014 08:49
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[New Zealand] Tobacco company stops free staff cigarettes

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
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 11, 2013 11:33
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[New Zealand] Herald on Sunday editorial: Fighting an amoral industry

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
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 11, 2013 11:03
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