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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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[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] Azerbaijani parliament passes bill restricting tobacco use

The bill which consists of 3 chapters and 17 articles lists non-smoking places, anti-tobacco measures, etc. The bill was put to the vote and adopted in the first reading.
News.az
added May 17, 2017 03:37
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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] 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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[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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[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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[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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[Asia] Azerbaijani market going dark

All advertising and promotions of tobacco, tobacco products and their accessories, including tobacco pipes, hookahs, electronic cigarettes, cigarette paper and cigarette lighters will be banned under amendments to the country’s tobacco and tobacco produc
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 13, 2016 23:35
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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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