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Bulgaria's smoking ban led to 3 – 4% cut in cigarette sales, analysts say

The full ban on smoking in public places that came into law in Bulgaria in June 2012 has led to a decline in cigarette sales by three to four per cent, although it is too early to assess the long-term effects, according to Sofia-based thinktank Industry
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Apr 14, 2013 13:20

[UK] Bulgarian tobacco harvest relies on help from children

Children must quit the classroom in some villages on the border with Greece to tend crops Share 3
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 5, 2013 22:09

Change in tobacco excise policy in Bulgaria: the role of tobacco industry lobbying and smuggling

Conclusions 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 tha
Tobacco Control
added Dec 4, 2012 03:48

[Europe] Bulgaria to support oriental tobacco growers: minister

Sofia. “We will firmly support the producers of oriental tobacco and their means of living,” Bulgarian Minister of Agriculture and Food Miroslav Naydenov said in an interview with FOCUS News Agency.
Focus English News (bg)
added Sep 16, 2012 13:12

[Balkans, Bulgaria] MINA: Balkan Tobacco growers against WHO recommendations

“The World Health Organisation recommendations for cutting down tobacco production pose a threat to the livelihood of hundreds and thousands of families, adding it will not prevent people from smoking,” say tobacco farmers from Macedonia, Bulgaria, Serbi
Focus English News (bg)
added Sep 15, 2012 18:48

Bulgarian Nightlife Reported at Standstill after Smoking Ban

Empty tables, grumpy customers, and worried owners were the common picture in nightclubs and bars during the first weekend of the full smoking ban in public spaces in Bulgaria. (bg)
added Jun 4, 2012 14:27

From All Over Europe Only in Bulgaria Women Smokers Are More Than Men

This was what Professor Mihail Okolyyski from the office of the world organization in Bulgaria said. He said that in this region 28% of the adult population smoke and he also pointed out that people who smoke have a higher risk of getting a heart attack. (bg)
added Jun 2, 2018 00:03

[Europe] PM Borissov: Bulgaria Is Good Example of Effective Fight against Contraband Cigarettes in EU

The Prime Minister said that the contraband trade in cigarettes has reached the current record-low 6 per cent, and that another even more satisfying thing is that this is a persistent trend, reported "quarter after quarter".
Bulgarian News Agency (BTA) (bg)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:22

Bulgaria's Tobacco Unions Call on EconMin to Step Down

over what they describe as his "passive" behaviour to the developments at major tobacco holding Bulgartabac. In an open letter, unions allege his inaction led to the closure of a tobacco plant in Sofia as of April 01 this year which has left 420 people j (bg)
added Apr 5, 2016 16:54

[Bulgaria] Campaign on tobacco purchasing not over even at 50%: expert

In his words, the said campaign started in October as regards certain tobacco types, such as Virginia, which is the broadleaf type. “The campaign on buying Oriental tobacco started on the part of some companies before the New Year yet, ultimately, we ca
Focus English News (bg)
added Jan 11, 2016 03:31
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