Headlines Tagged with Bulgaria — 1,020 headlines found
Bulgaria will return to a higher time table for the excise tax on cigarettes in a gradual manner by the beginning of 2018, Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov has said. Earlier, some media outlets reported that changes to the excise were being prepared
Sep 19, 2016 Novinite.com (bg)
added Sep 21, 2016 15:43
A total of 22 cardboard boxes full of cigarettes were found during a customs check on a train at the Indra checkpoint. The illegal tobacco products were hidden under a shipment of coal. Authorities found and confiscated 220,000 pieces of cigarettes.
Jan 7, 2013 Focus English News (bg)
added Jan 8, 2013 18:29
According to the newspaper, the downturn tendency is explained with the fact that the smugglers have started ‘exporting’ the cigarettes to the neighbouring countries, mostly to Bulgaria.
Jul 6, 2012 Focus English News (bg)
added Jul 6, 2012 09:05
According to Our World in Data study, in 2016 almost 720,000 people in India died because of smoking, 500,000 in the USA, in Russia – 282,072 people, and in Bulgaria - 14,910. Statistics show also that more and more people start smoking.
Sep 12, 2018 EU Scoop (bg)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:56
it had agreed with Bulgarian cigarette maker Bulgartabac to acquire some of its leading cigarette brands in a deal worth more than 100 million euros ($106 million). BAT said the acquisition of the Victory, Eva Slim and GD brands would help expand its mar
Apr 12, 2017 Reuters
added Apr 12, 2017 14:31
are active daily smokers, as seen in the Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic of the World Health Organisation released on the occasion of May 31 - World No Tobacco Day. According to the organisation, nearly 6 million people die from tobacco-related illn
May 31, 2014 Focus English News (bg)
added Jun 2, 2014 20:59
Smugglers transported millions of contraband cigarettes around Bulgaria in coffins and even hired hearses to throw investigators off the scent, the country's customs chief said on Tuesday.
Nov 13, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 14, 2012 07:17
[Albania, Bosnia, Bosnia-herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia] 40% of Cigarettes in Macedonia Smuggled
Oct 6, 2005 Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 7, 2005 00:00
A Lichtenstein-registered company has expressed an interest in buying Russian bank VTB's 79.8 percent stake in Bulgarian tobacco company Bulgartabak, according to Bulgaria's competition watchdog.
Feb 13, 2014 Reuters
added Feb 13, 2014 12:18
Members of the European Parliament have paved the way for hundreds of millions of pounds of subsidies to go to Europe's tobacco farmers -- even though Brussels spends huge amounts on anti-smoking campaigns
Feb 3, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 3, 2013 12:44