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Prices of Cigarettes to Go Up in Bulgaria through 2017

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
Novinite.com (bg)
added Sep 21, 2016 15:43
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[Belarus, Bulgaria] Latvian customs seize 260,000 pieces of illicit cigarettes

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.
Focus English News (bg)
added Jan 8, 2013 18:29
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[Bulgaria] Cigarettes smuggling in Macedonia decreases: Dnevnik daily

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.
Focus English News (bg)
added Jul 6, 2012 09:05
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[Europe] Bulgaria Has Some of the Cheapest Cigarettes Worldwide

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.
EU Scoop (bg)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:56
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BAT buys cigarette brands from Bulgaria's Bulgartabac

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
Reuters
added Apr 12, 2017 14:31
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Around 30% of Bulgarians are smokers

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
Focus English News (bg)
added Jun 2, 2014 20:59
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Contraband cigarettes smuggled in coffins in Bulgaria

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.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 14, 2012 07:17
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[Albania, Bosnia, Bosnia-herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia] 40% of Cigarettes in Macedonia Smuggled

Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 7, 2005 00:00
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Russia's VTB gets bid interest for Bulgarian tobacco firm stake

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.
Reuters
added Feb 13, 2014 12:18
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[Bulgaria, Europe, Greece] MEPs plan tobacco subsidies as Brussels fights smoking

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
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 3, 2013 12:44
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