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[Europe] Pillbox 38 (UK) Ltd v The Secretary of State for Health: JUDGMENT OF THE COURT (Second Chamber)

the freedom to conduct a business does not constitute an unfettered prerogative, but must be examined in the light of its function in society (see, to that effect, judgment in Sky Österreich, C‑283/11, EU:C:2013:28, paragraph 45). 158 The freedom to c
Court of Justice of the European Communities (lu)
added May 4, 2016 14:53
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Reynolds American (RAI)
added May 3, 2016 18:10

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia, Vietnam] BAKER: President Obama Pushes a Weak Case on TPP

One important exception is tobacco. Several of the countries in the TPP have high tariffs on U.S. tobacco exports, so the TPP will be making cigarettes cheaper for kids in Vietnam, Malaysia, and elsewhere.
added May 3, 2016 15:59

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] RAPPA: Going up in smoke: Terrorist financing and contraband cigarettes

A strange bond exists between smokers, contraband operators and terrorists around the world...Its funding ties to illicit cigarettes are also growing stronger. The authorities in this region must make every effort to stymie the links. Relying on border
Straits Times (sg)
added May 3, 2016 15:42

[Netherlands, UK] Immingham Docks: Millions of smuggled cigarettes seized

Almost nine million cigarettes hidden inside packages labelled as containing wooden flooring have been seized at a port on the River Humber. Border Force officers searched a trailer at Immingham Docks which had arrived from the Netherlands on Thursday nig
BBC Online
added May 1, 2016 20:40

[Oklahoma] Tobacco industry doubts revenue estimates of cigarette tax hike

David Sutton, a spokesman for Phillip Morris USA, said the measure, if passed, would result in some Oklahomans driving to surrounding states with lower taxes to make cigarette purchases. Oklahoma would have the highest tax rate among states in the region
Tulsa (OK) World
added May 1, 2016 20:39

[Asia, Pakistan] CHAUDHARY: Taxing tobacco

Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) recently ran an ad in all major daily papers asking people to 'Say no to smuggled/non-duty paid cigarettes'.. it did not feature any of the popularly smuggled brands.... it's the home-grown brands and companies that really e
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added May 1, 2016 19:35

[Asia] US-based funds aiding cigarette smuggling in India, says ITC chairman

The chairman of the largest cigarette maker in India, ITC Ltd., has alleged that U.S.-based organisations are aiding the anti-tobacco lobby in India and indirectly promoting tobacco/ cigarette smuggling in the country.
International Business Times
added May 1, 2016 19:25

[Europe, UK] Cheap drinks and tobacco could make a comeback if Brexit happens

Cheap drinks and tobacco could make a comeback on to flights if Britain votes for Brexit – but any perks may be wiped out by increased costs and red tape weighing on air travellers. An analysis by KPMG of the likely impact on air travel of Britain leavin
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 1, 2016 17:29

[Asia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia] Timur Suleimenov: Excise duties should be harmonized to combat smuggling in EEU

o support its producer - Belarus has lower excise rates. We want to remove this differentiation, because it is clear: it is a measure of protectionism. But they can penetrate into the Russian border areas. If we continue to raise excise taxes on other cat
The News Agency (kg)
added Apr 30, 2016 18:58
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