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[New Zealand] Peters speaks out against tobacco tax rise

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
TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:31

[New Zealand] Website for smokers' views launched

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.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 19, 2012 13:53

[New Zealand] Tobacco giant steps up campaign against anti-smoking measures

Company spokesman Christopher Bishop told the Herald users of the site - - are able to register and discuss problems facing smokers in New Zealand today.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 19, 2012 07:56

[India, New Zealand] Tobacco company award 'oversight' - Helen Clark

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.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 18, 2012 10:36

[New Zealand] Winston Peters: Maori don't want smoking tax

WINSTON PETERS: New "Maori middle-class" are imposing smoking tax on ordinary Maori.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:14

[India, New Zealand] Helen Clark criticised for tobacco award

Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has been criticised for her role in granting a business award to India's biggest tobacco company.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 17, 2012 07:50

[New Zealand] Retailers uncertain about hidden tobacco

'If anything, it might make it seem even more appealing'
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 13, 2012 16:02

[New Zealand] Public smoking 16 times more polluting: Study

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
Zee News (in)
added Jul 12, 2012 07:12

[New Zealand] Smokers fear criminal taint

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.
Southland Times (nz)
added Jul 12, 2012 07:17

[New Zealand] Tobacco companies foot the bill on last-minute display changes

Tobacco companies are footing the bill for last-minute changes to tobacco cabinets in dairies, ahead of a ban on retail displays this month.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 11, 2012 15:07
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