Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,876 headlines found
There are calls for New Zealand to follow Australia's lead and reduce the duty-free cigarette allowance.
Sep 6, 2012 TV3 (nz)
added Sep 6, 2012 02:04
[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
Sep 4, 2012 EurekAlert
added Sep 4, 2012 18:11
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.
Sep 4, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 4, 2012 17:58
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.
Sep 4, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:31
A get-together was held at Waitangi Park today to highlight the benefits of banning smoking in areas where children play.
Sep 2, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 2, 2012 16:04
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
Sep 2, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Sep 1, 2012 20:58
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
Aug 31, 2012 Scoop (nz)
added Aug 31, 2012 21:09
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.
Aug 28, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 30, 2012 09:55
Victoria University's plan to extinguish smoking on campus has prompting predictions of stressed students spilling on to public streets for a cigarette.
Aug 24, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 25, 2012 04:49
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.
Aug 25, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 25, 2012 04:22