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Azerbaijan bans sale of cigarettes with GMO content

parliamentarians have approved the amendments to the Law on Tobacco & Tobacco Products. The amendments imply a ban on sale of cigarettes containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and materials created on the basis of modern biotechnological method
Azerbaijan Business Center (az)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:18
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[Azerbaijan] Paying fine for smoking in public places

Today, the punishment for smocking is not so severe and hits the wallet only. The time will show whether the penalty reduce smoking habit or not, but smokers will now definitely think about people around, as now they will be fined for their vicious habit
AzerNews (az)
added Dec 15, 2015 16:18
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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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[Asia, Azerbaijan, Germany] JTI Establishes a Precedent for Fighting Contraband Tobacco in 2017

JTI has developed a very successful program to address illicit tobacco. More specifically in Azerbaijan it approached the problem head on. Presently contraband constitutes some 13% of the tobacco market which consists of the sale of one billion cigarette
Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Jan 1, 2017 18:34
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[Azerbaijan] "AZAL" bans smoking on their airplanes

The use of electronic devices for smoking (cigarettes, pipes, cigars) aboard all AZAL airplanes...the transportation of electronic devices for smoking in checked baggage is not allowed and they must be packed in carry-on luggage.
News.az
added Jan 9, 2015 13:25
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[Asia] Azerbaijani parliament passes bill restricting tobacco use

The bill restricting tobacco use was discussed at the plenary session of Azerbaijan’s Milli Majlis (parliament) on Friday... The bill which consists of 3 chapters and 17 articles lists non-smoking places, anti-tobacco measures, etc. The bill was put to
News.az
added Apr 14, 2017 23:18
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[Azerbaijan] Association of Tobacco Producers & Exporters established

Tobacco growing began to develop in Northern Azerbaijan in the middle of 19th century... Currently, the Azerbaijani government is taking measures to develop the tobacco industry in the country. To this end, a five-year program was approved for the devel
AzerNews (az)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:53
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[Asia] British American Tobacco opens office in Azerbaijan

The office passed the state registration through the “single window” system of the Ministry of Taxes in November 2016. Kakhaber Benidze, citizen of Georgia, is the company’s official representative in Azerbaijan. British American Tobacco was founded in
TREND News Agency (az)
added Feb 2, 2017 19:59
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Survey: Tobacco contraband scale 13 percent in Azerbaijan

Scale of contraband has increased for last decade worldwide fueling other illegal activities, JTI office in Azerbaijan said. Unfortunately, Azerbaijan is also affected by this problem, with quite high levels of duty non-paid (DNP) products moving within
AzerNews (az)
added Nov 28, 2016 15:10
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[Asia] Azerbaijan applies penalty for smoking

At present, Azerbaijan does not apply penalty for smoking in prohibited places. The project also provides for penalties for lack of a pointer, which prohibits smoking in institutions, offices and organizations. The fine for officials for such violations
News.az
added Dec 14, 2015 15:49
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