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[New Zealand] Ban smoking in cars - study

Exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke in cars remains a health hazard for thousands of New Zealand children, particularly Māori and Pasikifa, according to an Otago University study. The authors say the findings show the Government's assertion that curre
Newshub (nz)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:27
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[New Zealand] Law needed to curb children's exposure to smoking in cars, says study

New evidence from Otago University in Wellington shows one in five children are exposed to secondhand smoking in cars – a figure that has increased despite an overall drop in the number of smokers. Study author Richard Edwards, professor of public healt
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:18
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[New Zealand] Auckland CBD, beaches and al fresco dining areas to become smokefree

Smoking will be banned in Auckland's CBD as Auckland Council ramps up its goal of becoming a smokefree city. Auckland Council is putting measures in place to make beaches, urban centres and al fresco dining areas smokefree areas by 2018. Urban centres
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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[New Zealand] Pathways to Achieve Smokefree NZ – new research

The public health researchers estimated the impacts of a range of novel and bold measures — known as tobacco endgame strategies — on future smoking prevalence, population health, and health sector costs. They used computer simulation modelling to estimat
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 30, 2017 02:57
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[New Zealand] The bromance continues! Kris Smith smokes a cigar and drinks red wine on night out with The Bachelor's Sasha Mielczarek during boys' trip in NZ

Staring into the distance, Kris showcased his cigar, however according to gentlemen etiquette websites, held it incorrectly.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:19
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New Zealand government received $1.7 billion in duty on tobacco sales in 2016

The government received a total of $1.7 billion in duty on tobacco sales in 2016 from the big three producers, British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco and Philip Morris, which all lifted sales in New Zealand last year.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jun 12, 2017 21:45
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New Zealand approves new standardised tobacco packaging regulations

Under the new regulations, all cigarettes and tobacco products will be available in a brown / green-coloured packaging with enlarged health warnings to cover at least 75% of the front of tobacco covers. Tobacco manufacturers are allowed to print their
Packaging Gateway
added Jun 12, 2017 14:30
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[New Zealand] Smoke signals for the city council

The survey results have been presented to the Invercargill City Council in support of the coalition's recommendations for smokefree CBD -- a policy rather than a bylaw, so it would not be enforced with penalties but would send a clear social message to s
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jun 9, 2017 22:40
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[New Zealand] Horrifying new cigarette graphic warnings revealed

The new graphic health warnings that will have to be printed on cigarette packets have been released. They will start appearing on packets from March next year. Australia was the first country in the world to switch to plain-packaging of cigarettes.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jun 9, 2017 16:14
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[New Zealand] Could tobacco companies 'play their part' against robberies? They believe they are

"I'm not against the dispensers, but maybe some of these tobacco companies need to start talking to some of these dairy owners and perhaps play their part in it," Bennett said at the time. British American Tobacco NZ says it will look at trialling autom
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jun 8, 2017 20:22
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