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[Belarus, Russia] Estonian customs find 50,000 illicit cigarettes hidden in SUV

customs officials found almost 50,000 cigarettes with Belarus tax stamps hidden in a BMW SUV that they checked on the Estonian-Russian border at the end of last week, informs LETA/BNS.
The Baltic Course (uk)
added Feb 12, 2018 13:04

Parental transmission of smoking among middle-aged and older populations in Russia and Belarus

Conclusions Intergenerational paternal and maternal influences on smoking should be taken into account in studies seeking to monitor the rates of smoking and the impact of tobacco control programmes.
LSE Research Online (London School of Economics and Political Science) (uk)
added Jan 24, 2018 02:29

[Belarus, Europe] Ice packs: Cigarette smugglers find frozen route to Lithuania

The Baltic country’s border guard said on Friday it had found thousands of packets of cigarettes attached beneath blocks of ice on the river Neris, which runs into Lithuania from Belarus, since the ice began flowing two weeks ago. Around 1,000 packs wer
added Jan 20, 2018 01:31

[Belarus, Europe] EU expected to mount pressure on Minsk over illicit ‘cheap whites’

The rising illicit tobacco trade and particularly of the so-called cheap whites from Belarus to the EU will be discussed at the next EU-Belarus meeting on 19 December, an EU official told Industry and customs officials say the Belarusian e
added Dec 22, 2017 20:53

[Belarus] Spark too soon! Terrifying moment rail passenger's handbag suddenly bursts into flames as her e-cigarette explodes like a FIREWORK

The spectacular incident was caught on CCTV cameras in an underground Metro station in Minsk, the capital city of Belarus. The woman, wearing black pants and a long grey cardigan, was approaching a ticket barrier, carrying the bag over her shoulder, whe
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 17, 2017 17:20

[Europe] WHO welcomes draft decree on regulation of tobacco products, e-cigarettes in Belarus

“The draft covers the regulation of the production, trafficking and use of electronic systems. This is a progressive step that fully meets the recommendations and the provisions of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. The adoption of the decr
BelTA (Belarusian Telegraph Agency) (by)
added May 29, 2017 19:13

[Belarus, Europe] Minsk under pressure to take action against ‘illicit whites’

Minsk claims that the EU decision to impose sanctions on the country “prevented” dialogue over issues like the illicit tobacco trade, but that now the situation has improved. The removal of most of the sanctions and the recent establishment of an ongoing
added Feb 13, 2017 17:59

[Europe] VIDEO: EU-Belarus co-operation: Can it help in fighting illicit trade?

2016 witnessed promising improvements in cooperation between the EU and Belarus in tackling this problem. The EU lifted most of its sanctions against Belarus and is now pushing forward a number of measures to boost economic ties with Minsk, including rati
added Feb 9, 2017 17:20

[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech MEP: EU should pressure Belarus over illicit tobacco trade

The European Union and its member states should pressure Belarus to combat the trade in illicit tobacco and adopt a “stick and carrot” approach with sanctions if necessary, Czech MEP Tomáš Zdechovský told Tomáš Zdechovský is a member of th
added Jan 26, 2017 14:50

Economic Condition Leading to Fall in Domestic Demand for Cigarettes in Belarus: Ken Research

Ken research announced its recent distribution on, "Cigarettes in Belarus, 2016 ". Report provides extensive and highly detailed current and future market trends in the Belarus market. The report offers Market size and structure of the overall and per ca
Industry Today (uk)
added Jan 20, 2017 20:03
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