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[New Zealand] Riot-free move to smoke ban surprises jails

A year after barring nicotine, prison staff find inmates have accepted it and are healthier.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Dec 13, 2012 14:15

[New Zealand] UC researchers calculate the cost of smoking

University of Canterbury (UC) researchers are interviewing scores of smokers about the cost of their smoking now and their smoking intentions next year and beyond, as the price of cigarettes continues to increase each year. UC postgraduate psychology stu
Scoop (nz)
added Nov 26, 2012 17:43

[New Zealand] BATNZ Media (BATNZ_Media) on Twitter

Official account for British American Tobacco New Zealand with news and information for media.
added Nov 22, 2012 06:00

[New Zealand, UK] Smokers face backlash from colleagues

Many UK workers think smokers should be docked pay for excessive cigarette breaks, a survey has found, and the view is supported in the Bay of Plenty.
Bay of Plenty Times (nz)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:40

[New Zealand] Video, text messages may help smokers butt out: Study

Text and video messages designed to help people quit smoking that come in on their cellphones nearly doubled the success rate for attempted quitters compared to people who didn't have such assistance, according to a New Zealand study.
added Nov 21, 2012 03:52

[New Zealand] Anti-tobacco group eyes 'smoker's licence'

Action on Smoking Health director Ben Youdan says the idea is one option which could help achieve the New Zealand Government’s goal of becoming a smoke free country by 2025. He says there is a need for people to be coming up with ways to help smokers qu
TV3 (nz)
added Nov 20, 2012 13:26

[Australia, New Zealand] Legal reasons for (and against) enforcing plain packaging on cigarettes

Justice Heydon’s final statement, while strongly expressed, corresponds with the fear expressed by some intellectual property lawyers and brand owners that tobacco packaging could be the thin end of the wedge, with alcohol and even food liable to follow.
Lexology (uk)
added Nov 16, 2012 18:50

[New Zealand] Man fatally burnt having a smoke

Staff at a Waikato rest home are in shock after an elderly resident suffered extensive burns - later dying in hospital - after a cigarette set fire to his clothing. . . . , and died later in Waikato Hospital. The man is believed to have been smoking in
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Nov 13, 2012 02:49

[New Zealand] 2012 Tobacco-free Aotearoa Conference

This conference has been a great reminder of why the journey to becoming smokefree is so important. Our focus on ‘lifting our game’ has also channelled our thoughts about action into the future. Each of us has played a role in tobacco control, and each o
Scoop (nz)
added Nov 10, 2012 21:51

[New Zealand] Solomon Tobacco slaps smokers with a 50 per cent price hike

Solomon Tobacco has slapped smokers with a 50 per cent price hike on its popular Pallmall Blue cigarette effective as of yesterday. The sudden price increase, which caught smokers by surprise, saw a single packet cigarette now selling at 30 Solomon Isla
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Nov 7, 2012 22:16
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