Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,890 headlines found
[Australia, New Zealand] British American Tobacco tables its slippery slope argument, while plain pack advocates focus on the kids
British American Tobacco has taken the unusual step of launching an ad campaign to state its case against the plain packaging proposal. And now it has launched the next phase of its campaign, which focuses on the issues it believes plain packaging could c
Sep 6, 2012 The (Christchurch, NZ) Press
added Sep 6, 2012 08:15
A new study, which found smokers choose branded tobacco products over plain packged ones, supports the call to introduce plain packaging in New Zealand.
Sep 5, 2012 NZCity (nz)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:16
Leader Winston Peters is scathing that the Government takes in one point three billion dollars in tobacco tax revenue but only spends four percent of that sum on smoking cessation programmes.
Sep 6, 2012 Radio Network (nz)
added Sep 6, 2012 06:56
The global tobacco industry - which barely flinched when New Zealand banned smoking in pubs and hiked cigarette prices - is fighting back furiously against plain packaging. Geoff Cumming examines why.
Sep 1, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Sep 6, 2012 02:38
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