Headlines Tagged with New Zealand — 3,963 headlines found
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
Philip Morris says legal questions have not been fully explored and has vowed it will ultimately prevail over plain-packaging restrictions. We can expect more legal action and strong-arm tactics, and even governments can struggle to take on the financia
Aug 21, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 24, 2012 01:06
Property rights are important, even for industries for whom we have distaste. Governments should not remove them unless it is necessary. Plain-pack legislation would be plain theft.
Aug 23, 2012 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 23, 2012 14:27
British American Tobacco (BAT) New Zealand is launching a multi-media campaign opposing plain-packaging. The company's general manager Steve Rush says New Zealand should not blindly follow the Australian Government
Aug 22, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 23, 2012 14:25