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[Brunei] Call for tougher laws against illegal tobacco sellers

More than 30 licenced retailers have sent their petition of appeal to the government requesting for stronger enforcement against the influx of illegal cigarette sellers accused of 'stealing' their customers and profits, the Bulletin learnt.
Borneo Bulletin (bn)
added Aug 3, 2012 19:03
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MISHRA: Bhutan's Tobacco Politics

Nepal News (np)
added Jan 1, 2012 00:00
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[New York] 2 NYers admit guilt in illegal cigarette case

State and federal authorities say two people have pleaded guilty to charges they illegally made cigarettes on an Indian reservation in northern New York. They say 53-year-old Robert Oliver, Sr., of Burke, and 48-year-old Jody Swamp, of Hogansburg, admitt
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 19, 2013 18:14
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[Canada] Brant shrugs off lawsuits

Shawn Brant has derailed a CN Rail civil suit and is working to work his way out from under another legal debacle involving several tobacco giants. The defiant Mohawk activist, who co-owns the Two Hawks tobacco store in Tyendinaga, has refused to attend
Belleville (Ont) Intelligencer (ca)
added Jul 17, 2012 19:55
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[Australia, Singapore] Illegal Cigarette Seizures Keep Border Force Busy

The Australian Border Force has seized another 10 million illegally imported cigarettes on their way into the country, adding to a mountain of black-market tobacco confiscated in recent months. The ABF announced it had snatched 10.6 million cigarettes a
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 27, 2015 23:28
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[USA] Youth Exposure to Tobacco in Movies in Ontario, Canada: 2004-2014 (PDF)

o At least 185,000 children and teens aged 0-17 living in Ontario today will be recruited to cigarette smoking by their exposure to onscreen smoking. o These future Ontario smokers will incur at least $1.1 billion in healthcare costs attributable to t
Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (ca)
added Sep 11, 2015 13:42
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[Eastern Europe, Russia] Has The War In Ukraine Moved To A Second Front?

Local reports suggest the Mukhacheve violence may have been the result of a business dispute. Cross-border smuggling of cigarettes and other contraband is said to be worth billions of dollars in Transcarpathia, with its easy ground access to Romania, Hun
Radio Free Europe
added Jul 14, 2015 11:03
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[New York] Despite law, tribe sells 1.7 tons of cigarettes online

“NO STATE TAXES, NO REPORTS to anyone EVER and NO Surprise Tax Bills,” boasted one site, Nativeblend.net. “The USA Federal PACT Act is in effect, but we beat it legally.”...New York City ... suing a Virginia-based delivery company, Lasership Inc
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 30, 2014 14:35
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[Jamaica] E -cigarettes not banned, Health Ministry says

Ministry of Health today announced that there is no ban on e-cigarettes ... is advising that the product, which contains nicotine, is not banned but requires registration and a permit to be imported into the island.
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Sep 17, 2014 14:27
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[Ireland] Financial Times: Belarus supplies smuggled cigarettes in the UK

Cigarette factories in Belarus and Ukraine have also been pinpointed by customs officials as selling to criminal gangs, who smuggle them into the EU. Greece has become a popular route for tobacco smugglers recently as its borders are porous because of th
Charter'97 Press Center (by)
added Apr 18, 2013 12:16
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