Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,890 headlines found
Similar WTO action is forecast should New Zealand introduce plain packaging, as Associate Health Minister Tariana Turia intends. The Government should not be deterred by such threats. It has already taken significant measures to reduce the harm from smo
Aug 20, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 21, 2012 02:04
Cigarette smokers are being made to feel "dirty" as one of our biggest supermarket chains takes the fight against tobacco to a new level. . . . "Being handed a pack of cigarettes hidden in a bag makes me feel dirty," said one New World customer, a smoke
Aug 19, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 21, 2012 02:02
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