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[Europe] World No-Tobacco Day: Bulgaria remains among EU countries with highest rate of smoking – Eurobarometer

Bulgaria has the second-highest percentage of smokers in the European Union, 36 per cent, while the average Bulgarian smoker puffs away just less than 16 cigarettes a day. Bulgaria is second only to Greece, which the March 2017 poll found to have 37 per
Sofia Globe (bg)
added May 30, 2017 22:06

Bulgarian tobacco producers prepare for protests (ROUNDUP)

We ask are DSB politicians ready to bear their responsibility for: 1. Depriving of livelihood and income for thousands of families of tobacco growers; 2. Depriving the economy of the Republic of Bulgaria annually of more than BGN 20 million as a result
Focus English News (bg)
added Mar 19, 2016 18:40

[Bulgaria, USA] Pill that quashes tobacco urge found in plain sight

Stewart is trying to introduce the laburnum-derived drug to the U.S. market. The pill works by interrupting tobacco cravings, much like Pfizer’s top-selling Chantix, but possibly without that drug’s high-profile side effects and at a much lower price. A r
Washington Post
added May 18, 2015 10:58
6 Views Some 20% of Cigarettes in Bulgaria Contraband

Every fifth cigarette in Bulgaria is illegal, according to a survey on the illicit cigarette market commissioned by world concerns. Bulgaria's budget records losses of nearly BGN 0.5B annually only due to the unpaid excise duty on tobacco products, priv (bg)
added Jul 3, 2014 04:01
6 Views Bulgaria's Smoking Ban Debate To Be Rekindled Again

several MPs are planning to table amendments for the liberalization of the restrictions on indoor smoking by the end of this month. Such attempts are being made every several months, only to be shot down by various committees in Parliament. The most re (bg)
added Mar 11, 2014 14:34

Bulgarian Socialists Firm on Easing Smoking Ban before New Year

The Bulgarian Socialist Party will attempt to ease the full ban on smoking in public places in the country on time for the New Year celebrations. Amendments to the Health Act are to be voted in the Parliament in December right before the holidays when m (bg)
added Nov 25, 2013 12:18

1 Tonne Contraband Tobacco Nabbed in Bulgaria

Police in second-largest Bulgarian city Plovdiv have uncovered and seized a hoard of close to one tonne of contraband tobacco. The tobacco was found stored in a large bag on premises of a 45-year-old male Plovdiv resident with a previous criminal recor (bg)
added Jul 14, 2013 11:44

[Europe] Tobacco producers in Bulgaria to stage protests on July 11

Bulgarian tobacco producers will organise protests at four different places in the country on July 11. The demonstrations are organised over the fact that Bulgaria was not included in the list of countries, which receive European subsidies for tobacco gro
Focus English News (bg)
added Jul 4, 2013 23:55

[Bulgaria] Spas Panchev: There is real possibility to allow smoking at night entertainment establishments

Sofia. “There is real possibility to resume smoking at night entertainment establishments. There must be separate rooms for smokers at restaurants and other establishments that food is served. It is possible some public drink and food establishments to r
Focus English News (bg)
added May 27, 2013 17:10

[Bulgaria] PETRINSKA: VB Drop in Cigarette Sales to Minors; It Should be Totally Expelled

surveys were carried out by WECHU, during which, they used teenagers as test shoppers to visit the stores selling tobacco products and ask for cigarettes. As a result, it was revealed that in comparison to the previous year records, though there are less (bg)
added Feb 28, 2013 04:46
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