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[Eastern Europe] Philip Morris International signs a new three-year Agreement with Greek government for the purchase of Greek oriental tobacco and announces that Papastratos will head a cluster of markets including Romania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Malta and Greece

announced today a Cooperation Agreement with the Greek Government for the purchase of Greek oriental tobacco for the next three years. In the presence of the Prime Minister Mr. Alexis Tsipras, the Minister of Agriculture Mr. Vaggelis Apostolou and the Chi
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Feb 27, 2016 01:39

[Eastern Europe] Crime gangs making 900 per cent profit on illegal cigarettes sold in Ireland

The gangs are flogging the smokes, many of which have been found to contain rat poison, lead, arsenic and even human excrement, on the streets ... It’s estimated one in every four packets sold here has been smuggled into the country illegally – costing
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Oct 11, 2015 09:29

Tobacco: Eastern European Market Growth Stubbed Out by Soaring Russian Taxation announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
PR Newswire
added Sep 12, 2012 11:12

[Eastern Europe, Europe, Hungary, UK] Jarrow cigarette filter factory looking to close because of decline in

As part of the proposal, 10 new roles will be created at the company’s Smokeless Nicotine Devices business, located on Jarrow’s Shaftesbury Avenue site, which be unaffected by the move. In addition, Essentra will explore opportunities for staff to reloc
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 10, 2015 10:02

[Eastern Europe, UK-Northern Ireland, UK-Scotland] Criminal gangs link to one in ten cigarettes

tobacco smuggling in Scotland has risen by a third in the past two years and is being used to fund paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland and Eastern European criminal gangs, according to a new report.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 10, 2014 11:09

[Bulgaria, Eastern Europe] Philip Morris Readies For Potential Russian Public Smoking Ban

However, as we have seen in the U.S. and West Europe, tobacco companies raise prices periodically to compensate for the falling volumes. Currently, we estimate the company to maintain its margins for the EEMA region.
added Jun 6, 2012 13:14

[Eastern Europe, Russia] Health gap in Europe wider than ever

Life expectancy in Russia has marked time since the collapse of the Soviet Union but risen in its former eastern-bloc allies, The Lancet reported on Wednesday. Alcohol, tobacco and road accidents head a list of problems that lie behind premature death i
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 30, 2013 14:57

[Eastern Europe] Philip Morris Profit Tops Analysts’ Estimates On Sales In Russia

Philip Morris International Inc. (PM), the world’s largest publicly traded tobacco company, reported second-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates, spurred by demand for cigarettes in Eastern Europe.
Bloomberg News
added Jul 19, 2012 17:34

[Eastern Europe] World unites to combat illegal trade in tobacco

A new treaty promotes international efforts to address the economic and public health effects of the tobacco black market.
Southeast European Times
added Nov 23, 2012 11:33

[Eastern Europe, Europe, UK] EDITORIAL: No smoke without fire: Negotiations with tobacco firms must be transparent

suspicion is that these powerful multinationals are using their influence in a (literally) unhealthy manner, and attempting to make the European Union agree to provisions that would seriously harm efforts to cut back on tobacco smoking
The Independent (uk)
added Aug 30, 2015 23:48
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