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[Belarus, Eastern Europe, UK] VIDEO: Illegal cigarettes: How sniffer dogs uncover illicit trade

A BBC investigation has tracked how hundreds of millions of cigarettes made in one factory in Eastern Europe are being smuggled into the UK and sold illegally across the country. Smugglers buy the packs in Belarus for as little as 40p each then transport
BBC Online
added Dec 3, 2016 02:34

[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

[Central Europe, Eastern Europe] Romania is the CEE country most affected by cigarettes smuggling

Romania comes first among Central and Eastern European countries according to the level of illegal cigarette trafficking, after last year the Polish authorities managed to significantly reduce the activity of smuggling networks. In March 2018, the black
Business Review (ro)
added May 6, 2018 01:03

[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

Azerbaijan eyes to start exporting tobacco to Eastern European countries (Exclusive) ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Oct 10, 2018 15:20

[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
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