Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,932 headlines found
A University of Otago researcher has hit back at comments by a tobacco industry spokesman who said plain packaging would not reduce tobacco consumption.
Oct 12, 2012 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:24
Tobacco control advocates have raised concerns about cigarette manufacturers setting up operations in the Pacific, after Vanuatu rejected an application from a foreign tobacco investment company.
Oct 12, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 14, 2012 16:49
British American Tobacco (BAT) has made claims that are illogical, unsupported and that ignore a well-established evidence base in its reaction to yesterday's University of Otago tobacco research announcement.
Oct 11, 2012 New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:29
University of Otago researchers say the public supports the plain packaging of tobacco, but a tobacco industry spokesman says the research proves little about real smoker behaviour.
Oct 11, 2012 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 07:18
American lobby groups the Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) and Chamber of Commerce have released statements saying plain packaging will not aid public health but rather pose risks for international trade. Prof Hoek said any comments in the debate s
Oct 11, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 04:34
Two research studies led by University of Otago researchers have challenged tobacco companies' claims about plain packaging.
Oct 10, 2012 University of Otago (nz)
added Oct 15, 2012 09:15
"Findings from these studies show that current cigarette packaging acts as advertising and tell us that New Zealand must implement plain packaging if it is to eliminate tobacco marketing and meet its FCTC obligations.
Oct 10, 2012 HealthCanal.com
added Oct 10, 2012 13:11
A regional public health service says people get more information on a cereal box than they do on cigarette packs and tobacco companies should be required to list all the ingredients on a card accompanying every product. The Wellington service's senior
Oct 9, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:19
In the past year Quitline supported over 62,000 quit smoking attempts by New Zealanders. This is larger than the entire population of Rotorua.
Oct 9, 2012 Scoop (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 02:17
PROPOSAL TO INTRODUCE PLAIN PACKAGING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS IN NEW ZEALAND - SUBMISSION BY BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO (NEW ZEALAND) LIMITED (90pp) (PDF)
(a) Plain Packaging would not reduce tobacco consumption in New Zealand. There is no evidence that the design of tobacco product packaging has any impact whatsoever on tobacco consumption or smoking initiation or cessation. (b) The Government could purs
Oct 5, 2012 British American Tobacco (BAT) New Zealand
added Nov 27, 2012 08:40