Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,965 headlines found
New Zealand’s government will bring in the legislation to cut the appeal of smoking, although it will delay implementation until legal disputes faced by Australia are resolved, Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia said in a statement today.
Feb 19, 2013 Bloomberg News
added Feb 19, 2013 12:02
Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia said the Government would push ahead with its plans despite the threat of a similar legal challenge as one Australia has faced since introducing unbranded, standardised cigarette packets with large health warnin
Feb 19, 2013 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Feb 18, 2013 21:56
Minister of Health Tariana Turia says New Zealand will wait until a trade challenge in Australia plays out before introducing the new law. That would be next year at the earliest.
Feb 18, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 18, 2013 21:55
University of Auckland professor of law, Jane Kelsey, says if plain packaging is brought in, the Government will be igniting a fight with large international companies with plenty of money.
Feb 18, 2013 Radio Network (nz)
added Feb 18, 2013 18:24
New research shows an alarming number of children are exposed to second-hand smoke in cars. It's led to calls for a ban on smoking in cars. Associate Health Minister Tariana Turia has even suggested the public dob in offenders.
Feb 18, 2013 TV3 (nz)
added Feb 18, 2013 10:59
A new study estimates the number of New Zealand children exposed to secondhand smoke in cars at over 100 000 per week. The letter published today in the New Zealand Medical Journal says the conservative estimate is based on 22 per cent of students in th
Feb 15, 2013 Scoop (nz)
added Feb 15, 2013 09:56
Feb 13, 2013 The Aucklander (nz)
added Feb 13, 2013 12:32
Tobacco won't be permitted on prison grounds to strengthen the ban on smoking inside prisons, Corrections Minister Anne Tolley says.
Feb 13, 2013 TV3 (nz)
added Feb 13, 2013 11:22
The Australasian Association of Convenience Stores says tobacco sales remain consistent, despite plain packaging, but retailers are paying more in administrative and labour costs to implement the change.
Feb 11, 2013 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Feb 10, 2013 22:22
Smoking pot may more than double your risk of stroke, according to a new study being presented here today at the International Stroke Conference.
Feb 7, 2013 Willits (CA) News
added Feb 10, 2013 10:58