Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,958 headlines found
New Zealand does not have the same constitutional provision as Australia so an identical constitutional challenge could not be brought if similar plain packaging legislation were to be introduced here. Differently mounted challenges may however be possib
Aug 16, 2012 JD Supra, LLC
added Aug 17, 2012 02:43
Cancer Society Auckland commends Auckland Council on taking a significant step to achieving a Smokefree Auckland. Today the Auckland Council Regional Development and Operations Committee passed a resolution that a Smokefree policy would be developed for
Aug 16, 2012 Scoop (nz)
added Aug 16, 2012 12:54
Our Government will wait to see how the World Trade Organisation will respond to Australia's move to force plain packaging of cigarettes before it decides if it will follow suit.
Aug 16, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Aug 15, 2012 20:00
New Zealand's Associate Minister of Health, Tariana Turia, said the decision gave the country security about moving forward with consultations on a similar policy. "We have been watching the developments in Australia with huge interest.
Aug 15, 2012 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Aug 16, 2012 01:35
Aug 15, 2012 Radio Network (nz)
added Aug 15, 2012 20:14
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
The U.K. and New Zealand are among countries more likely to ban logos from cigarette packages after Australia approved the world’s first uniform-packaging law, officials and health researchers said.
Aug 15, 2012 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 15, 2012 16:24
The Cancer Society is disappointed to see Mr Wallace publicly support the expansion of the Imperial Tobacco factory in Lower Hutt.
Aug 14, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 13, 2012 14:50
Northland's district councils, health board and the Cancer Society Northland have signposted a future where there will be no smoking in playgrounds, sports grounds and parks.
Aug 13, 2012 Whangarei Northern Advocate (nz)
added Aug 13, 2012 00:52
Imperial Tobacco's commercial boss Brendan Walker this week confirmed cigarettes were available to office staff and workers during breaks at its Petone factory. "It is purely for research. The fact of the matter is we are keen to receive the feedback an
Aug 12, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 12, 2012 17:32