Headlines Tagged with Eastern Europe — 119 headlines found
In addition to a close cooperation with EU member states, international partners and stakeholders, these agreements have been proven effective. Since 2006 the number of seized Philip Morris cigarettes has declined by 85% and other brands covered by the a
Jun 1, 2015 New Europe
added Jun 1, 2015 10:55
[Mid-east] Waterpipe tobacco smoking prevalence and correlates in 25 Eastern Mediterranean and Eastern European countries: cross-sectional analysis of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey
Waterpipe tobacco smoking, including dual waterpipe and cigarette use, is alarmingly high in several Eastern Mediterranean and Eastern European countries. Ongoing waterpipe tobacco smoking surveillance is warranted.
May 8, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 10, 2015 12:06
Nearly 20% of the world’s adult population smokes cigarettes, according to TobaccoAtlas.org. Smokers consumed nearly 5.9 trillion cigarettes in 2009 (the year for which the most recent data is available) — representing a 13% increase in cigarette consump
Jul 22, 2014 CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 22, 2014 12:38
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.
Mar 10, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 10, 2014 11:09
NEW rules will come into force on January 1, restricting the number of cigarettes brought into Ireland for personal use by individuals travelling from Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania and Romania.
Dec 26, 2013 Irish Independent (ie)
added Dec 25, 2013 21:47
[Eastern Europe, Serbia] LYNCH: DEATH & TAXES / Part 2: How to win brand loyalists and influence the finance ministry.
Sep 14, 2013 Balkanist
added Sep 26, 2013 01:15
Part 1: How Big Tobacco bought Eastern Europe with sex, smuggling, and cheap cigarettes. Eastern Europe’s most exclusive teen dance parties are shrouded in an air of almost Masonic secrecy. Or so I learn when I call up the national headquarters of the c
Sep 14, 2013 Balkanist
added Sep 26, 2013 01:10
Converted facility will become the only PMI-owned logistics hub for oriental tobacco in Europe and will house tobacco from Greece, Bulgaria and Fyrom prior to its transport to the company's factories in the European Union, Russia and Ukraine
Aug 30, 2013 EnetEnglish.gr (Eleftherotypia) (gr)
added Aug 30, 2013 08:26
smoking doesn't always come with a stigma. As big tobacco companies find new frontiers, Asia is the hottest market. This is especially true in Indonesia, where awareness on health hazards is low and advertisement push to make young people brand loyal ...
Aug 21, 2013 Gadling (blog)
added Aug 22, 2013 17:59
Gibraltar faces being put into the same pen as Eastern European countries or non EU States that turn a blind eye to cigarette smuggling. I have been reporting on cigarette smuggling since the early 1990s and the black launch days in Gibraltar's harbours.
Jun 25, 2013 PANORAMA (gi)
added Jun 29, 2013 10:22