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[New Zealand] Government could face lawsuit over duty-free cigarette ban

A proposed ban on duty-free allowances on tobacco may open the Government to legal challenges from international investors, depending on how it is framed.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 25, 2012 15:21
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[New Zealand] Cigarette price hikes have desired effect

According to the Quitline, from the day Finance Minister Bill English announced the 2012 Budget (May 24) to date, 86 Wanganui people had signed up to quit smoking.
Wanganui Chronicle (nz)
added Jun 26, 2012 15:06
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[New Zealand] Health groups: 'Stop duty-free cigs'

Several groups have made submissions on the bill to authorise the tobacco tax increases announced in the Budget - and all have called for duty-free allowances to be scrapped and for tobacco tax increases to be much steeper than the proposed increases of
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 25, 2012 13:08
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[New Zealand] Calls to get rid of duty free tobacco sales

The Heart Foundation wants the Government to get rid of duty free tobacco sales.
NZCity (nz)
added Jun 24, 2012 08:17
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[New Zealand] EDMUNDS: Smoking used to be seen as fresh and healthy...but not now

Yet there remains a touch of sexiness about smoking-a hint of danger that men seem to notice. One who'll admit a smoker turns his head is columnist Damien Grant. He says a cigarette between the lips gives a touch of James Dean's swagger to even the mild
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 18, 2012 10:36
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‘The times are changing’: New Zealand smokers' perceptions of the tobacco endgame

Politicians may have a stronger mandate to implement endgame policies than they appreciate. Participants' use of industry arguments when asserting their freedom to ‘choose’ to smoke and quit suggests a need for denormalisation strategies that challenge in
Tobacco Control
added Jun 28, 2012 12:53
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‘The times are changing’: New Zealand smokers' perceptions of the tobacco endgame

Politicians may have a stronger mandate to implement endgame policies than they appreciate. Participants' use of industry arguments when asserting their freedom to ‘choose’ to smoke and quit suggests a need for denormalisation strategies that challenge in
Tobacco Control
added Jun 19, 2012 05:48
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[New Zealand, USA] VALENTI: If Tobacco Policy is Protected in TPP, Why is US Proposing a New Exception?

“The situation is a shambles. The only way to exclude tobacco from the TPP is a provision that reads: ‘Nothing in this Agreement applies to any measures that relate to tobacco’. Will our government do that? No.”
NZweek (Fairfax New Zealand Ltd) (nz)
added Jun 15, 2012 13:28
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[New Zealand] Auckland one step closer to smoke-free

The council's Parks Recreation and Heritage Committee voted on Tuesday to push through with a regionwide smoke-free policy in council-controlled areas like parks, playgrounds, skateparks, sports fields and pedestrian malls.
The Aucklander (nz)
added Jun 13, 2012 14:31
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[New Zealand] Confidence in Auckland smoke-free policy

It'll now be up to the Auckland Council to decide whether it supports banning smoking in public places.
NZCity (nz)
added Jun 13, 2012 10:48
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