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Headlines Tagged with Algeria 31 headlines found


[Algeria, UK] How cigarette smuggling fuels Africa's Islamist violence

Contrabrand tobacco is a $1bn trade in north Africa, run by extremists including Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who masterminded the attack on the Algerian gas plant. The trade is highly profitable – and very low risk
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 26, 2013 23:55

Cigarettes in Algeria - Market Report

added Aug 11, 2011 00:00

Philip Morris Agrees to Buy Stake in Algerian Tobacco Maker (2)

agreed to buy a stake in Societe des Tabacs Algero-Emiratie for about $625 million to expand in Africa. The investment involves taking a 49 percent stake in United Arab Emirates-based Arab Investors TA, which in turn owns 51 percent of the Societe des Ta
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Oct 1, 2013 07:09

[Algeria] Philip Morris International to Acquire 49% Interest in Arab Investors-TA

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) agreed to acquire a 49% interest in Arab Investors-TA for $625 million, a deal that aims to strengthen the cigarette maker's profits in the Algerian market.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 1, 2013 07:11

[Africa, Albania, Alberta, Alderney, Algeria, American Samoa, Americas, Andorra, Angola] Justice Department Wants Public Release of Tobacco Warning Statements

The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Feb 4, 2011 00:00

British American Tobacco to move from Morocco to Algeria

El Khabar (dz)
added May 11, 2008 00:00

[Algeria] Regulating Tobacco in the Retail Environment: Walking Through the Corner Store

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Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Mar 2, 2012 00:00

[Africa, Asia, India] Algeria, Among First Countries to Sign Tobacco Control Convention

Algeria signed the WHO framework convention in 2006 and included it in its laws, said the minister at the opening of the preparatory meeting of the Conference of the Parties... Some 150 representatives from 47 African countries attend this two-day prepa
added Oct 11, 2016 20:27

[France, Mali] Algeria attack: Mokhtar Belmokhtar, the one-eyed gangster behind the raid

Usually pictured in a black turban, his involvement in cigarette smuggling - part of a mosaic of criminal activities - was such that he became known locally as "Mr Marlboro".
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 17, 2013 08:15

[Algeria, Niger] Abduction of Girls an Act Not Even Al Qaeda Can Condone

The dismay ... of Boko Haram’s violence is a reflection of the increasingly far-flung and ideologically disparate networks of Islamist militancy, which now include the remnants of Bin Laden’s puritanical camps, Algerian cigarette smugglers and a brutal So
New York Times
added May 8, 2014 05:13
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