Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,974 headlines found
University of Otago researchers say the public supports the plain packaging of tobacco, but a tobacco industry spokesman says the research proves little about real smoker behaviour.
Oct 11, 2012 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 07:18
American lobby groups the Institute for Policy Innovation (IPI) and Chamber of Commerce have released statements saying plain packaging will not aid public health but rather pose risks for international trade. Prof Hoek said any comments in the debate s
Oct 11, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 11, 2012 04:34
"Findings from these studies show that current cigarette packaging acts as advertising and tell us that New Zealand must implement plain packaging if it is to eliminate tobacco marketing and meet its FCTC obligations.
Oct 10, 2012 HealthCanal.com
added Oct 10, 2012 13:11
A regional public health service says people get more information on a cereal box than they do on cigarette packs and tobacco companies should be required to list all the ingredients on a card accompanying every product. The Wellington service's senior
Oct 9, 2012 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:19
In the past year Quitline supported over 62,000 quit smoking attempts by New Zealanders. This is larger than the entire population of Rotorua.
Oct 9, 2012 Scoop (nz)
added Oct 9, 2012 02:17
The council yesterday voted 9-2 on introducing the city's first smoke-free policy which will be self-policing, despite posing a disadvantage for restaurants operating in those areas who will be unable to provide smoking areas. The policy became active as
Sep 28, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 5, 2012 12:32
those Agree/Disagree ads are transfixing. You know the ones, with the white-on-black animations, presented by the people at British American Tobacco (NZ) in an attempt to engender reflection on the evils of putting cigarettes in plain packaging.
Oct 5, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 5, 2012 12:30
The offending poster advertising "Bandit Brand" an American clothing label. A Hamilton student is outraged after visiting a clothing store, only to find them displaying a poster showing a model smoking. Claire McCool visited the recently revamped Wild
Oct 1, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Oct 1, 2012 01:39
Palmerston North cigarette retailers have fallen at the first hurdle with the new smokefree legislation with 25 per cent of retailers involved in a sting operation selling cigarettes to underage buyers.
Sep 29, 2012 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 29, 2012 16:59
The Customs and Excise (Tobacco Products-Budget Measures) Amendment Bill, which legislates for four cumulative 10 percent annual rises in tobacco tax. All parties supported the bill, but many Opposition MPs were suspicious that the Government was more i
Sep 26, 2012 Scoop (nz)
added Sep 26, 2012 14:20