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[Europe] Bulgaria Loses Most Revenues From Illicit Cigarettes Sales in EU

In relative terms, the losses suffered by Bulgaria are 3 times greater than in Romania and Poland, 10 times larger than in Germany and 16 times higher than in the Netherlands. (bg)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:55

[Bulgaria] Tobacco Growers to Stage Mass Protest This Week

They are demanding that newly imposed quotas on government subsidies depending on tobacco sorts be scrapped, as they believe the latest rules favour a certain group of growers, as CROSS news agency reports. (bg)
added Apr 21, 2014 16:11

Regulations – biggest threat at tobacco producers: Antonio Abrunhosa, ITGA, for Bulgaria’s FOCUS

the regulations turn to be the biggest threat faced by tobacco producers,” said Antonio Abrunhosa, chief executive officer of the International Tobacco Growers’ Association (ITGA), in an interview with FOCUS News Agency. “Some thirty years ago, tobacco p
Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 20, 2013 16:28

Bulgarians Get Used to Full Ban on Smoking

The Bulgarians have certainly started thinking in an European way or they adjust to new situations and rules very quickly, show the result of a survey held by agency.
Standart News (bg)
added Jun 9, 2013 17:36

Traders of illicit cigarettes in Northeast Bulgaria burn down smuggled fags in their central heating

Ruse. Owners of a commercial outlet trading with illicit cigarettes performed a real theatre show before the customs and police officers on Friday afternoon, which lasted for several hours, the National Customs Agency announced for FOCUS News Agency.
Focus English News (bg)
added May 19, 2013 16:11

[Europe] Bulgaria to Seek EU Funding for Rose Production, Tobacco Growing

Caretaker Agriculture Minister Ivan Stankov has said that Bulgaria will seek EU funding for developing rose production and tobacco growing at the meeting of Member States' ministers of fisheries and agriculture in Luxembourg. Photo by BGNES (bg)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:23

Tobacco-Addicted Bulgarians Ready to Unite in Party

Bulgarians, who are firmly against the ban on smoking in all enclosed public spaces, enforced as of June 1 last year, are bracing up to form a party to defend their rights. The initiative has been spearheaded by popular movie stars Andrey Slabakov and D (bg)
added Jan 18, 2013 13:51

Bulgarian Tobacco Producers Reported 30% Smaller Harvest in 2012

Tsvetan Filev, Chair of the National Tobacco Growers Association, has said that the 2012 tobacco harvest in Bulgaria was 30% smaller due to the drought. Photo (bg)
added Jan 17, 2013 14:58

Bulgarian Parliamentary Committee to Vote on Smoking Ban Amendments

Bulgaria's Parliamentary Economic Committee will vote Tuesday at a closed-doors session on the abolition of the full indoor smoking ban. Photo by Sofia Photo Agency (bg)
added Dec 18, 2012 02:48

Bulgarian PM hints at backtrack on smoking ban but Health Minister stands firm

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has hinted that he will not oppose a backtrack being considered by his ruling party MPs that would see the indoor smoking ban eased to allow people to light up in restaurants and bars after 10pm, but Health Ministe
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Dec 10, 2012 15:42
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