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[New Zealand] Duty-free cigarettes Turia's next target

There are calls for New Zealand to follow Australia's lead and reduce the duty-free cigarette allowance.
TV3 (nz)
added Sep 6, 2012 02:04
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[New Zealand] Smoking and natural disasters: Christchurch residents increase tobacco consumption post-earthquake

To investigate the effects of the disaster on smoking levels, researchers from the Canterbury District Health Board, New Zealand, carried out interviews with 1,001 residents 15 months after the first earthquake. Participants were asked about their smokin
EurekAlert
added Sep 4, 2012 18:11
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[Brazil, New Zealand] Plain cigarette packs backed by study

An international study has thrown weight behind the campaign for New Zealand to adopt plain cigarette packaging. Australia has recently adopted plain packaging, while the Maori party is proposing New Zealand does the same.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 4, 2012 17:58
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[Brazil, New Zealand] Plain package cigarettes reduce smoking appeal: study

A new study has discredited the tobacco industry's assertion that there is no proof plain packaging on cigarette packs reduces the appeal of smoking.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:31
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[New Zealand] Wellington parks go smokefree

A get-together was held at Waitangi Park today to highlight the benefits of banning smoking in areas where children play.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:04
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[New Zealand] More research wanted into ways to reduce smoking

The Finance and Expenditure Committee has been considering a bill that raises the excise on tobacco over the next few years as a way of discouraging smoking. The committee says the Government should monitor whether the proposed annual rises of 10 perce
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Sep 1, 2012 20:58
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[New Zealand] CPIT to go Smokefree

CPIT is going Smokefree on 1 January 2013. The institute’s new Smokefree Policy will be launched today [31 August] and will be effective from 1 January 2013. The policy applies to CPIT campuses, carparks and CPIT vehicles and affects all staff, students
Scoop (nz)
added Aug 31, 2012 21:09
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[New Zealand] John Loof: Tobacco is a dying industry however you view it

We may not be able to rewrite history for the tens of thousands of people who have died as a result of a tobacco-related illness but we can begin to build a healthier smoke-free future for our children.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 30, 2012 09:55
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[New Zealand] 'Stressed' students if smokers banned

Victoria University's plan to extinguish smoking on campus has prompting predictions of stressed students spilling on to public streets for a cigarette.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 25, 2012 04:49
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[New Zealand] DANN: Duty to protect our kids trumps tobacco's case

British American Tobacco seems to be under the misapprehension that it can sell a poisonous, addictive drug and still demand the same rights as any other corporate entity.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 25, 2012 04:22
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