Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,868 headlines found
New Zealand First leader Winston Peters has spoken out against plans for further tobacco tax increases. Mr Peters, a known smoker, told a select committee hearing yesterday that higher prices for tobacco products would "thump the pockets" of low-income
Jul 19, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:31
Smokers feeling marginalised and alienated can voice their opinions on a new website launched by tobacco company Philip Morris . . . Cards will be handed out promoting the website to smokers with their purchases from tomorrow.
Jul 19, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 19, 2012 13:53
Company spokesman Christopher Bishop told the Herald users of the site - myopinioncounts.co.nz - are able to register and discuss problems facing smokers in New Zealand today.
Jul 19, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 19, 2012 07:56
Former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark says it was a "serious oversight" a cigarette company was able to win a World Business Development Award, which are supported by the UN agency she heads.
Jul 18, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 18, 2012 10:36
WINSTON PETERS: New "Maori middle-class" are imposing smoking tax on ordinary Maori.
Jul 18, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:14
Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has been criticised for her role in granting a business award to India's biggest tobacco company.
Jul 17, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 17, 2012 07:50
'If anything, it might make it seem even more appealing'
Jul 13, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 13, 2012 16:02
Wellingdon: If you stand next to someone smoking at a bus stop, there are fair chances that you`ll be exposed to fine particulate pollution nearly 16 times higher than the background level, says a study. The study conducted by the University of Otago, Ne
Jul 12, 2012 Zee News (in)
added Jul 12, 2012 07:12
Southern smokers say they will be forced to behave like criminals and sneak into back alleys to enjoy a puff if a ban on smoking on footpaths is brought in.
Jul 11, 2012 Southland Times (nz)
added Jul 12, 2012 07:17
Tobacco companies are footing the bill for last-minute changes to tobacco cabinets in dairies, ahead of a ban on retail displays this month.
Jul 11, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 11, 2012 15:07