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[New Zealand] Your Issues

Tobacco tax has increased by more than 30% since April 2010. It's getting even higher. / Council by council, outdoor smoking bans are getting more and more repressive. / From 23 July 2012 on, smokers will no longer be able to see the choice of tobacc
My Opinion Counts (Philip Morris New Zealand)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:30
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[New Zealand] ABOUT US

My Opinion Counts is an online resource for New Zealand's adult smokers who want to be sure that the Government has an opportunity to hear all views – including the views of smokers – before it imposes further tobacco taxes and regulations.
My Opinion Counts (Philip Morris New Zealand)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:27
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco fights to beat NZ's rules

A multinational cigarette company has started an aggressive fightback against laws and price rises intended to make people quit the habit.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:10
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco's fight back 'immoral': Greens

The tobacco industry setting up a website aimed at fighting anti-smoking measures is "disturbing and immoral", the Green Party says.
TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:55
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[New Zealand] Fag war heats up as cover-up law bites

British American Tobacco has joined competitor Philip Morris in blasting the government's anti-smoking rules. . . . In a provocative challenge today, BAT, which controls about 75% of New Zealand's tobacco market, called on the government to prove its r
National Business Review (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:54
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[New Zealand] Anti-smoking advocates labelled Nazi and Gestapo

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters says has labelled anti-smoking advocates attitude Nazis and Gestapo social cops. He told yesterday's select committee hearing on tobacco that the anti-smoking lobby wanted to thump poor Maori by upping the price o
Radio Waatea 603am (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:46
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[New Zealand] Big tobacco fights to beat NZ's rules

But tobacco giant Philip Morris says the regulations are going too far. The company, which has the third-largest share of the New Zealand tobacco market, is distributing cards to shops directing people to a website through which smokers can have their s
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:43
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[New Zealand] Philip Morris combats anti-smoking plans

Cigarette giant Philip Morris has kicked off an aggressive backlash against Government moves aimed at getting smokers to quit. The company is calling on its consumers to help it oppose new laws and continual price increases.
TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:32
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[New Zealand] Tobacco companies 'running scared' - ASH

"It's a last-ditch attempt by a company that's running scared when typically tobacco companies in New Zealand have stayed in the shadows," says Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) director Ben Youdan.
TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:30
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[New Zealand] Cigarette butt littering in city streets: a new methodology for studying and results

One solution is stronger enforcement of littering laws. Nevertheless, in a society with a national smokefree goal (by year 2025 for New Zealand), it would probably be more logical and cost effective to move to smokefree policies for major city streets,
Tobacco Control
added Jul 21, 2012 12:07
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