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Azerbaijan celebrates World No Tobacco day

Azerbaijan celebrates World No Tobacco day 04-07-2014 On 31 May 2014, the second "No Smoking Film Festival" was launched in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. There were many prominent people that participated in the event - the Ministry of Health, the mem
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:02
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Total anti smoking fight starts in Azerbaijan, including ban for smoking in public places

Health Ministry of Azerbaijan backs the bill on anti smoking fight considered by the Parliament.
Azerbaijan Business Center (az)
added Jun 18, 2012 13:16
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[Azerbaijan] Cigarette prices may further drain wallets

Anti-smoking advocates and health experts hailed the recent government proposals that aim to decrease the number of smokers in Azerbaijan. Musa Guliyev, a member of the Parliamentary Committee has offered to fine people who smoke at home near children and
AzerNews (az)
added Oct 24, 2014 14:39
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[Asia] Experts: New rules boost cigarette smuggling in Azerbaijan - MONITORING

The legislation requiring non-cash sale of tobacco products has been in effect for half a month now. According to the new rules, tobacco products shall only be traded non-cash except at retail. Any POS shall have either a bank account or a card account ti
Report News Agency (az)
added Feb 11, 2017 00:11
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Azerbaijan may ban fully smoking in public places

Today in Parliament MP Ganira Pashayeva has claimed that smoking in public places is not only harmful to health of the smoker, but also to the health of surrounding people. "This is a serious problem, and most of countries of the world resorts a ban on
Azerbaijan Business Center (az)
added Feb 2, 2013 18:23
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Tobacco smuggling Attempt from Iran to Azerbaijan foiled

An attempt to smuggle tobacco from Iran to Azerbaijan has been foiled, the website of State Border Service reported on Wednesday.
TREND News Agency (az)
added Sep 26, 2012 14:20
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Expert: Azerbaijan to increase tobacco production up to 70 pct

Recently, the amount of tobacco produced has witnessed a considerable increase, according to Namig Shalbuzov, expert at Center for Economic Reforms Analysis and Communication. He told Azernews that if for 2016 some 3,600 tons of tobacco were produced in
AzerNews (az)
added Jan 30, 2018 02:00
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[Azerbaijan] Cigarette, alcohol prices may further drain wallets

The prices for cigarettes, with a share of 1.92 percent in country’s total import, will soar in Azerbaijan, since the government is discussing changes in excise tax rates for imported products. The news, without a doubt, will be hailed by anti-smoking
AzerNews (az)
added Oct 11, 2017 15:28
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[Asia] Azerbaijan to restrict use of hookah and electron cigarette

Azerbaijan is set to prohibit the use of water-based hookah in non-smoking places. This is according to the draft law on restriction of use of tobacco products, which was put up for discussion at the second reading in parliament, APA reported. It was a
News.az
added Apr 29, 2017 03:09
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[Azerbaijan] Smoking may be banned at Baku seaside park

Smoking may be banned at the National Seaside Park (boulevard) of Baku, Azerbaijani parliament member Musa Guliyev said on August 21. According to Guliyev, Azerbaijan has a policy of a gradual ban on smoking in public places.
AzerNews (az)
added Aug 23, 2013 08:50
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