Headlines Tagged with Belarus — 58 headlines found
Illicit cigarettes last year accounted for 18.7% of Lithuania's total tobacco product market, down by 9.6 percentage points year-on-year. If these cigarettes had been purchased legally, the government would have raised around 66 million euros in addition
Jun 17, 2016 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Jun 17, 2016 21:31
Director General of Belarussian Grodno tobacco factory Yuri Chernishev has said the factory is interested in increasing tobacco import from Azerbaijan.
May 21, 2016 AzerNews (az)
added May 22, 2016 19:44
[Asia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia] Timur Suleimenov: Excise duties should be harmonized to combat smuggling in EEU
o support its producer - Belarus has lower excise rates. We want to remove this differentiation, because it is clear: it is a measure of protectionism. But they can penetrate into the Russian border areas. If we continue to raise excise taxes on other cat
Apr 30, 2016 The News Agency 24.kg (kg)
added Apr 30, 2016 18:58
An assessment mission of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control visited Belarus in 2015. Lars Moller said that the final report of the WHO specialists was quite positive overall. The document emphasizes Belarus' progress in tobacco control, inclu
Apr 12, 2016 BelTA (Belarusian Telegraph Agency) (by)
added Apr 12, 2016 21:43
Chairman of the State Control Committee Leonid Anfimov met with Director-General of the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) Giovanni Kessler as part of the visit of an OLAF delegation to Belarus. The parties discussed cooperation between the EU and Belarus
Apr 6, 2016 BelTA (Belarusian Telegraph Agency) (by)
added Apr 6, 2016 16:37
Nov 30, 2015 TREND News Agency (az)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:20
[Balkans, Eastern Europe] Poland Loses $266 Million Annually Due To Belarusian Contraband Cigarettes
“It is a chain of cigarettes’ supply from Belarus and Ukraine via the Baltic States. This problem is growing, but we are dealing with it,” the words of Slawomir Pichor, Vice Head of Customs Service, are quoted by Informacyjna Agencja Radiowa.
Oct 22, 2015 Charter'97 Press Center (by)
added Oct 23, 2015 07:36
The State Fiscal Service of Ukraine confiscated 112,500 packs of smuggled cigarettes without excise stamps in the Volyn region.
Jul 31, 2015 Charter'97 Press Center (by)
added Aug 1, 2015 09:17
[Belarus, Ukraine] Smugglers try to smuggle 300 bags full of cigarettes from Zakarpattia region to Slovakia
"All cigarettes were made in Belarus (Grodno tobacco factory Neman) […] The finding of the cigarettes indicates insufficient control on the Ukrainian-Belarusian border," the report says.
Jul 27, 2015 Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:57
Ministry of Health of Belarus conducted a national information and education campaign, called "Belarus against tobacco", between 11 and 31 May 2015. Culminating in World No Tobacco Day on 31 May, the campaign activities included:
Jun 18, 2015 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 21, 2015 16:28