Passengers were left on a'crummy cruise to nowhere' after their ship was turned away from New Zealand because it had 4 seashells stuck to the hull
P&O's Pacific Adventure. Matt Blyth/Getty Images P&O's Pacific Adventure was supposed to stop at multiple ports in New Zealand, The Guardian reported. But it was turned away due to invasive species on the hull, and poor diving conditions stopped it being cleaned. Passengers have been suffering…#po #pacificadventure #mattblythgettyimages #newzealand #guardian #sydney #lacecoral #jakewelch #poaustralia (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand Scraps the World ’s First Generational Smoking Ban. Here’s What to Know
New Zealand has scrapped the world’s first generational smoking ban, a year after the country passed the legislation. Prime Minister Christopher Luxon, who was sworn in on Monday, announced his decision to repeal the tobacco restrictions before they ever came into effect, saying his top priority was to improve the economy and curb inflation.  [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] The restrictions—introduced in 2022 by former Prime Minister Jacina Arden’s government—would have prevented people born after 2008 from legally purchasing cigarettes. Other aspects of the proposal includ...
Source: TIME: Health - November 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Armani Syed Tags: Uncategorized News Source Type: news

New Zealand smoking ban: Health experts criticise new government's shock reversal
Health experts are appalled as the new government plans to repeal the policy to fund tax cuts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Responding restoratively to elder harm: lessons from a pilot scheme in Aotearoa New Zealand - P ăroşanu A, Marshall C.
The search for adequate ways to address elder harm and abuse has become increasingly evident in public discourse. There is a growing consensus that integrated, multi-disciplinary approaches are needed, especially because older victims are often hesitant to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

New Zealand's new government sworn in, parliament expected to open next week
Christopher Luxon, Leader of the National Party speaks to supporters at his election party after winning the general election to become New Zealand’s next prime minister in Auckland, New Zealand, October 14, 2023. REUTERS/David Rowland/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights WELLINGTON, Nov 27…#christopherluxon #nationalparty #newzealands #aucklandnewzealand #newzealand #cindykiro #kingcharlesiii #governmenthouse #wellington #tvnz (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Christopher Luxon sworn in as New Zealand prime minister, says priority is to improve economy
Christopher Luxon has been sworn in as New Zealand’s prime minister and says his priority is to improve the economy.#christopherluxon #newzealands (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Senior Tory calls on Sunak to copy New Zealand and scrap ‘unconservative’ smoking ban
EXCLUSIVE - New Zealand, which pioneered Rishi Sunak's new flagship policy, has u-turned on a cigarette ban for anyone born after a certain year. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand's new government promises tax cuts, more police and less bureaucracy
New Zealand National Party leader and Prime Minister elect Christopher Luxon talks to the media at parliament in Wellington, New Zealand, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2023. Three New Zealand political leaders on Thursday said they have reached an agreement to form the next government, pending a final…#christopherluxon #wellington #newzealand #markmitchell #nzherald #newzealanders #nationalparty #kiwis #reservebank #winstonpeters (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand Retail Sales QoQ Actual 0% (Forecast -0.7%, Previous -1.0%)
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Source: Reuters: Health - November 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand Center-Right Government Forms as Three Parties Unite
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Source: Reuters: Health - November 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Wellington Paranormal’ Stars Mike Minogue And Karen O’Leary Hosting Podcast On The ‘What We Do In The Shadows’ Spin-Off
The bumbling cops at the center of Taika Waititi and Jermaine Clement‘s comedy Wellington Paranormal are to present a podcast about the series. Mike Minogue, who plays Officer Minogue in the New Zealand program, and Karen O’Leary (Officer O’Leary) will host, delving into the making of the series,…#taikawaititi #jermaineclements #wellingtonparanormal #mikeminogue #officerminogue #newzealand #karenoleary #jermaineclement #shadows #maakapohatu (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Zealand dollar stablecoin goes live through local crypto exchange
A New Zealand dollar-pegged stablecoin has gone live through a partnership with New Zealand crypto exchange Easy Crypto and Australian blockchain development firm Labrys. In a Nov. 22 announcement, Labrys and Easy Crypto said the NZDD will be backed 1:1 with cash in trust and regulated by the New…#newzealand #easycrypto #australian #nzdd #ethereum #polygon #bnbsmartchain #arbitrum #optimism #coinbase (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Xavier Marl é joins Quickplay as Regional Sales Director, Southeast Asia & Australia/New Zealand
TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2023 /PRNewswire/ - Xavier Marlé, who has helped to shape technology transformations and business successes for media and entertainment companies throughout the Asia-Pacific and EMEA markets, has been named Regional Sales Director, Southeast Asia & Australia/New Zealand for…#asiapacific #emea #newzealand #marlé #paulpastor #cbo #xaviermarlé #withgenerativeai #apac #brightcoveseachange (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

John Oliver ’s Viral Campaign Successfully Crowns His Favored ‘Weird Puking Bird With Colorful Mullet’ the Bird of the Century
With voting juiced by a decidedly partisan John Oliver, the puteketeke bird was crowned the “Bird of the Century” in New Zealand. After it pulled in more than 290,000 votes, “puteketeke pandemonium prevails,” the conservation organization New Zealand Forest and Bird, announced, granting the title…#johnoliver #newzealand #newzealandforest #bird #newzealands #northisland #australasian #jimmyfallon #tonightshow #hbo (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 16, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Workplace bullying in pharmacy - a study on prevalence, impacts and barriers to reporting - Silwal P, D'Souza N, Aspden TJ, Scahill S.
PURPOSE: The study aims to estimate the prevalence of workplace bullying, personal and work-related impacts, reporting practices for bullying, and the reasons for not reporting bullying incidents in the New Zealand pharmacy sector. DESIGN/METHODOLO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news