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[New Zealand] Tobacco company charged over importing prohibited product

The Ministry of Health today laid charges against Philip Morris in connection with its tobacco sticks known as HEETS. Philip Morris general manager Jason Erickson said the company firmly believed it would be helping to advance the Government's goal of s
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 18, 2017 12:30
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[New Zealand] Legal action against tobacco 'sticks' - Expert reaction

The Ministry of Health has charged tobacco giant Philip Morris with illegally importing and selling a new product that heats tobacco sticks in a battery-powered device rather than burning them. The device itself is permitted, but the tobacco sticks it u
Scoop (nz)
added May 18, 2017 09:03
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[New Zealand] Nicotine spray helps smokers break the habit

Tairawhiti Hauora's Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe talks about his Nicotine Replacement Therapy pilot project that introduced mouth spray to Wairoa smokers wanting to quit. Tairawhiti Hauora’s Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe. A Gi
Grisbone Herald (nz)
added May 15, 2017 15:26
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[New Zealand] NZ government reaps $385m from duty on Imperial Tobacco sales

the company posted its highest sales since at least 2001. Revenue at Imperial Tobacco NZ rose 1.7 percent to $554 million in the 12 months ended Sept. 30, slower than the 2.5 percent growth in duty, its annual accounts show. Raw material costs rose 3.5 p
National Business Review (nz)
added May 15, 2017 15:09
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[New Zealand] Tobacco 40pc of one supermarket's sales

A Dunedin supermarket with a perfect record selling alcohol faces losing its liquor licence over the amount of tobacco products it sells. A report on the licence application by Brockville Four Square Supermarket said the police, public and Medical Offic
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added May 13, 2017 01:43
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[New Zealand] Smokers wanted for university’s stop-smoking trial

A clinical trial by the University of Auckland is calling for smokers in Wellington and the Wairarapa to take part in their stop-smoking programme using nicotine patches and e-cigarettes.
Scoop (nz)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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[New Zealand] ASCEND-II » Home Page

We have started recruiting smokers for a community-based clinical trial to determine whether combining nicotine patches with e-cigarettes (with and without nicotine) can help more people quit smoking. The treatment could increase the number of smokers qu
University of Auckland (nz)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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[New Zealand] Nadine Higgins: Getting steaming mad at smoking drivers

when I pulled up to the lights in my home town last summer and saw the adults in a neighbouring car were all merrily smoking away despite having a tiny wee baby cocooned in the back seat, that rule went out the window – along with a few terse words about
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 7, 2017 19:39
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[New Zealand] VIDEO: 'The children don’t have a choice'- Children’s Commissioner slams Government’s refusal petition to ban second hand smoke in cars

TVNZ (nz)
added May 3, 2017 18:17
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[New Zealand] Children's Commissioner slams Government's refusal to ban second hand smoke in cars

The Government has refused a petition put forward by the Health Select Committee to ban smoking in cars around children.... The refusal comes despite 97 per cent public support of a ban. Smoking in cars around children is banned in the UK, South Africa,
TVNZ (nz)
added May 3, 2017 00:07
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