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[UK] CRACKDOWN: More seizures of illegal tobacco in Nelson

ACTION against illegal tobacco in central Nelson has resulted in a further seizure in under a week at one shop, and a manufacturing operation being uncovered at another. An inspection by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards and Lancashire Police
This is Lancashire (uk)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:42
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[UK] Find out about illegal tobacco sales in Tower Hamlets

Residents can head over to Chrisp Street Market to meet the four-legged friends responsible for sniffing out illegal tobacco and receive advice on how to stop smoking.
Tower Hamlets Council (uk)
added Jul 18, 2018 14:46
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[Canada, USA] U.S. Border Officials Might Already Know All About Your Cannabis Use

A challenge to an application for disclosure of evidence in a tobacco company lawsuit might put the brakes on the United States having access to this information as it related to lawful cannabis....the tobacco companies sought production of health care re
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 17, 2018 21:06
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[Asia, Qatar] Customs seize over one tonne of chewing tobacco

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) announced on Sunday that it has seized more than 1,100kg of illegal chewing tobacco. At Hamad Port, several shipments were seized after an employee suspected a shipment of electronic material and examined it on X-ra
Gulf Times (qa)
added Jul 16, 2018 23:22
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[Israel] Palestine: Unregulated tobacco industry on the rise

With high unemployment in the occupied West Bank, Palestinians are turning to the informal tobacco market, in which the required water - restricted by Israel - to cultivate is low and demand is high.
Al Jazeera
added Jul 16, 2018 15:51
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EXCLUSIVE: Forget coke, try smokes: How tobacco smugglers are flooding Australia with illegal cigarettes costing HALF the price of the legal product - and more arrive with every government-mandated price rise

Sophisticated Lebanese and Asian crime syndicates are flooding Australia with millions of illegal cigarettes and shiploads of tobacco. And there is 'no doubt' massive tax hikes - which will soon push up the price of packets of smokes close to $40 - are
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2018 15:23
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[UK] Illegal tobacco seized in Croydon

The counterfeit packets, all of which were found at independent shops and are sold for around £10 each, featured fake packaging from well-known cigarette brands including Marlboro, Dunhill, Rothmans and Mayfair.
Talking Retail (uk)
added Jul 16, 2018 13:45
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Andorra vows to kick habit of cigarette advertising

The tax haven of Andorra has long been a favourite destination for smokers looking to stock up on cheap cigarettes, but the enclave said Thursday that it would soon stop advertising the fact...(WHO) anti-tobacco convention, which aims to encourage people
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 16, 2018 13:10
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[Canada] Illegal online sale of Chinese cigarettes widespread in B.C., says expert

A CBC news investigation has revealed a thriving online business in the illegal reselling of cigarettes. Most of the brands are from Asia, and Metro Vancouver's Crime Stoppers says roughly three million cigarettes were illegally sold last year in Britis
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 13, 2018 13:40
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Why Libya's Future Is a Haze of Cigarette Smoke

Seven years into Libya’s civil war, contraband cigarettes have taken hold of the nation and are fueling the conflict. Even proverbs stand upended. In Libya, where there’s fire, there’s smoke. Lots of it. Battered by conflict and raided by terrorists, Lib
OZY.com
added Jul 12, 2018 16:34
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