Headlines Tagged with Bulgaria — 1,017 headlines found
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
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
With a variation by over one to three between EU countries, price levels for alcoholic beverages and tobacco showed significant variations, Eurostat said. The lowest price level in 2016 was registered in Bulgaria (56 per cent of the average), ahead of H
Jun 15, 2017 Sofia Globe (bg)
added Jun 17, 2017 16:10
[Europe, Greece] Bulgarian tobacco producers present demands for tobacco sector development at Oriental Tobacco Forum
Tsvetan Filev, Chairperson of the National Association of Tobacco Producers NAT-2010, said speaking before the participants at the forum, as follows: “If Bulgaria is excluded from the EU subsidies because of the late accession to the EU, then the money s
Sep 20, 2013 Focus English News (bg)
added Sep 22, 2013 07:24
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