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Damages to Bulgaria state budget prevented as illegal tobacco product factory busted

The authorities found some 13 tonnes of tobacco as well as a storehouse, production facilities, cigarette packs that were to be sold, machines, filters, and others. An organised crime group the bosses of which are abroad was busted. The tobacco products
Focus English News (bg)
added Feb 21, 2016 17:28
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[Bulgaria] There is risk of lower revenues from excise duty over hoarding cigarettes at old prices: Bulgartabac Holding CEO

Sofia. “There is a risk of lower revenues from excise duty over hoarding cigarettes at the old prices.” This is what Ventsislav Cholakov, CEO of Bulratabac tobacco company, said in an interview with FOCUS News Agency. Mr Cholakov said that regulation of t
Focus English News (bg)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:49
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Bulgarian Tobacco Growers Refuse to Cancel Protest on Jan 6

Tsvetan Filev, Chair of the National Association of Tobacco Growers, explained Saturday that the rally would be held despite the fact that tobacco buying companies had started purchasing 'Basma-type' tobacco.
Novinite.com (bg)
added Jan 4, 2014 12:34
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Bulgarian hoteliers and restaurateurs threaten civil disobedience unless smoking ban laws changed

Bulgarian hoteliers and restaurateurs will deliberately allow the breaking of the country’s law against smoking in enclosed public places unless MPs agree to an easing of the ban, Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association Blagoy Ragin said ahead of a me
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Dec 12, 2012 12:41
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[Europe] Change in tobacco excise policy in Bulgaria: the role of tobacco industry lobbying and smuggling -- Skafida et al.

The TTCs continued involvement in smuggling suggests that deals in 2004, 2007 and 2010 which the European Commission has reached with TTCs to address cigarette smuggling are inadequate. The TTCs’ continued access to policymakers suggests that the FCTC is
Tobacco Control
added Nov 11, 2012 10:52
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Bulgarian health minister against rejection of smoking ban

“Fines for a total of BGN 19,700 were imposed for violation of the smoking ban from June 1 until September 27, 2012,” Bulgarian Minister of Health Desislava Atanasova announced at a press conference
Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 9, 2012 07:10
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Bulgaria's smoking ban costing state coffers close to 230M leva, restaurant owners claim

people from the hospitality industry are keeping up their campaign for a rethink – claiming that the ban is costing the state 228 million leva (about 114 million euro) in lost taxation.
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Oct 9, 2012 02:24
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[Bulgaria, Europe] Tsvetan Filev: Expectations of the National Tobacco Growers Association ...

Expectations of the National Tobacco Growers Association have justified during the Forum for oriental tobacco in Skopje. That is what Chairman of the National Tobacco Growers Association Tsvetan Filev, who was the Bulgarian representative at the forum sai
Focus English News (bg)
added Sep 16, 2012 13:29
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Bulgarian authorities bust illegal cigarettes production factory

Haskovo. Bulgaria’s General Directorate for Fight against Organised Crime and their colleagues form the town of Haskovo busted an illegal factory for cigarettes production, the press office of the Interior Ministry announced.
Focus English News (bg)
added Jul 11, 2012 15:17
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[Bulgaria] Tobacco Growers Rally in Sofia against New Legislation

They are gathering in front of the building of the Presidential office in the very heart of the city to demonstrate against the amendments to the Tobacco Act, which are banning the sale of the so-called hollow cigarettes or casings.
Novinite.com (bg)
added Jun 28, 2012 16:49
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