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[Bulgaria] MAF keeps its budget of BGN 107 million and 96% of tobacco producers will receive high rates: deputy minister

“The Ministry of Agriculture and Foods (MAF) keeps the general budgetary amount of BGN 107 million and 96% of tobacco producers will receive higher rates,” deputy minister of Agriculture and Foods Tsvetan Dimitrov said in reference with the protest of to
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added Feb 22, 2015 10:48

Bulgarian Tobacco Producers Threaten Protests over Unfair Distribution of Subsidies

Industry representatives are meeting Sunday in the southern Bulgarian town of Parvomay to decide on the start day of protests, according to reports of private TV station bTV. (bg)
added Feb 22, 2015 10:47

[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, Europe] EU member states must impose excise duty on tobacco products not less that 90% per 1,000 pieces as of 2018: Finance Minister

Vladislav Goranov said at a press conference after the extraordinary sitting of the Council of Ministers... “The Council of Ministers adopted and will submit to the National Assembly amendment bills to the VAT Act as well as to the 2014 State Budget Act,”
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added Nov 11, 2014 10:05

Bulgaria’s Plovdiv hosted III International Forum of Oriental Tobacco Producers (ROUNDUP)

Bulgaria’s second biggest city of Plovdiv hosted the III International Forum of Oriental Tobacco Producers. The forum was opened by Bulgarian interim Minister of Agriculture and Food Vasil Grudev.
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added Sep 8, 2014 17:07

Bulgarian oriental tobacco producers to stage peaceful protest

Deputy Chairperson of the Tobacco Growers Association, Asen Kichukov, announced the news at the III International Forum of Oriental Tobacco Producers held in Bulgaria’s second biggest city of Plovdiv, Radio FOCUS – Plovdiv reported. The date of the protes
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added Sep 4, 2014 13:08
6 Views Some 20% of Cigarettes in Bulgaria Contraband

Every fifth cigarette in Bulgaria is illegal, according to a survey on the illicit cigarette market commissioned by world concerns. Bulgaria's budget records losses of nearly BGN 0.5B annually only due to the unpaid excise duty on tobacco products, priv (bg)
added Jul 3, 2014 04:01

Tobacco producers to sue Bulgaria over co-financing allocation

“The trial is initiated on behalf of all 1,800 tobacco producers in the country, who feel harmed. They received BGN 1 less after this year’s allocation of the national subsidies, which set different prices for the Basmi variety, which is most widely grow
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added Jun 13, 2014 11:35

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
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added Jun 2, 2014 20:59

[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
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