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[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
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[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
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[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
EurActiv
added Feb 13, 2017 17:59
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[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
EurActiv
added Feb 9, 2017 17:20
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[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 EurActiv.com. Tomáš Zdechovský is a member of th
EurActiv
added Jan 26, 2017 14:50
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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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[Belarus, Europe] Lithuania caught up in spying, illicit border trade

In General Zydrunas Vaikasas' corner of the country, called the Dieveniskes Noose, it's mostly cartons of cigarettes named after the Belarusian capital, Minsk, that his team intercepts.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Dec 17, 2016 19:36
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[Belarus, Eastern Europe, UK] VIDEO: Illegal cigarettes: How sniffer dogs uncover illicit trade

A BBC investigation has tracked how hundreds of millions of cigarettes made in one factory in Eastern Europe are being smuggled into the UK and sold illegally across the country. Smugglers buy the packs in Belarus for as little as 40p each then transport
BBC Online
added Dec 3, 2016 02:34
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Azerbaijan and Belarus discuss creation of trading houses and joint production of tea and cigarettes

"The minister and the ambassador discussed the demand for tobacco and tobacco products, tea, wines, the possibility of creating joint ventures for production of tea and cigarettes, as well as trading houses," it was reported. The sides also covered othe
Azerbaijan Business Center (az)
added Nov 20, 2016 21:31
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Ministry of Health of Belarus initiates amendments to anti-smoking legislation

Electronic gadgets for smokers will be equated to tobacco products. The upd ated draft decree was discussed on Thursday at a meeting with the Head of State. The relevance of the question is obvious: according to statistics, almost half of men and quarter
Beltele radio company (by)
added Aug 1, 2016 15:26
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