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Bulgaria President calls MPs to introduce rules for, control on all smoking products

Plevneliev published in the State Gazette the act on amendments and supplements to the Tobacco and Tobacco Products Act adopted by the National Assembly on March 24, 2016. The act introduces into the national legislation the new enhanced requirements of
Focus English News (bg)
added Apr 8, 2016 00:17
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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
Novinite.com (bg)
added Apr 5, 2016 16:54
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Bulgaria parliament passes amendments to Tobacco and Tobacco Products Act at 2nd reading (ROUNDUP)

There will be a cap on the level of tar, nicotine, and carbon monoxide, and the methods for measuring them. Producers and importers of tobacco products have to present a list of all ingredients and their amounts used in the production of tobacco products
Focus English News (bg)
added Mar 27, 2016 02:35
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Bulgarian tobacco producers prepare for protests (ROUNDUP)

We ask are DSB politicians ready to bear their responsibility for: 1. Depriving of livelihood and income for thousands of families of tobacco growers; 2. Depriving the economy of the Republic of Bulgaria annually of more than BGN 20 million as a result
Focus English News (bg)
added Mar 19, 2016 18:40
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[Mid-east, Turkey] Bulgarian tobacco firm Bulgartabac to halt exports to Middle East

Bulgarian tobacco company Bulgartabac said it would halt sales to the Middle East as of April 1, following media allegations its products made up a large part of the cigarettes illegally smuggled into neighbouring Turkey. Bulgartabac denied any wrongdoi
Reuters
added Mar 17, 2016 13:18
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[Bulgaria] Demolition row: Culture Ministry told Plovdiv two years ago that tobacco warehouse was a cultural monument

Prosecutors have opened pre-trial proceedings in connection with the attempted demolition, which began on March 6 but was stopped by the intervention of the ministry amid large-scale public outrage at the bid to raze the building, which dates to the 1920
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Mar 13, 2016 10:59
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[Bulgaria] Plovdiv’s ‘Tobacco Town’ controversy: discrepancy in documents to be checked

A key part of the investigation into the controversial attempt to demolish a historic warehouse in Plovdiv’s “Tobacco Town” is expected to be the discrepancy between different documents, one saying that the building was not a monument of culture and anot
Sofia Globe (bg)
added Mar 8, 2016 21:54
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Damages to Bulgaria state budget prevented as illegal tobacco product factory busted

The authorities found some 13 tonnes of tobacco as well as a storehouse, production facilities, cigarette packs that were to be sold, machines, filters, and others. An organised crime group the bosses of which are abroad was busted. The tobacco products
Focus English News (bg)
added Feb 21, 2016 17:28
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[Bulgaria] There is risk of lower revenues from excise duty over hoarding cigarettes at old prices: Bulgartabac Holding CEO

Sofia. “There is a risk of lower revenues from excise duty over hoarding cigarettes at the old prices.” This is what Ventsislav Cholakov, CEO of Bulratabac tobacco company, said in an interview with FOCUS News Agency. Mr Cholakov said that regulation of t
Focus English News (bg)
added Feb 15, 2016 20:49
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[Bulgaria] We’ve been elaborating declaration to dissociate ourselves from information about tobacco growers protests: chair (ROUNDUP)

“The National Tobacco Growers Association is elaborating a declaration by which will be sent to the media and to the Ministry of Agriculture and Food (MAF) to dissociate ourselves from information about protests of tobacco growers that is circulating in
Focus English News (bg)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:57
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