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BIZ BRIEF: JT acquires leading Egyptian water pipe tobacco firm

Japan Tobacco Inc. announced March 4 that the JT Group has completed the acquisition of Egypt's Al Nakhla Tobacco Co. With headquarters and two factories in Cairo and Shebin El Kom, Nakhla is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of water pipe tobacc
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Mar 4, 2013 05:43

[Egypt] Eastern Tobacco H2/2012 profits hit LE 408 m

Eastern Tobacco (EAST) reported financial results posting a net profit of LE 408,729 (value in thousands) for the period from 01/07/2012 till 31/12/2012.
added Feb 14, 2013 21:25

Egypt Bans Smoking Cigarettes and Shisha

According to Egypt’s Minister of Health Adel El-Adawi, the decision to ban all forms of tobacco in public as the burden on the state through health costs associated with smoking have risen to an all-time high. With 30 percent (or 27 million) of Egypt’s
Egyptian Streets
added Apr 1, 2015 18:52

Egypt seeks to discourage tobacco use

The Egyptian government's recent decision to prevent the country from hosting an international shisha competition highlights its efforts to reduce smoking among Egypt's nine million smokers. (USCENTCOM)
added May 17, 2014 16:04

[Egypt] Tax proposal draws tobacco industry’s ire

The Tobacco Division at the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) is to hold a meeting with the head of the Egyptian Tax Authority (ETA) to discuss government-proposed taxes on tobacco products, said Ibrahim El Embaby, head of the division.
Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Feb 20, 2013 16:15

[Africa] Egypt's to cigarette maker profit up by 19%

Egypt's top cigarette maker Eastern Co said on Sunday its nine-month net profit rose by 19.4 percent compared with the same period last year. The company's net profit from July 1 to March 31 reached 841.760 million Egyptian pounds ($110.39 milli
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Apr 26, 2015 18:19

[Egypt, Ireland] Al Qaeda rocket blows lid on IRA cigarette cargo

A ROCKET fired by al Qaeda at a massive container ship blew the lid off a multi-million euro illegal cigarette operation run by a millionaire businessman with links to Provo chief Thomas 'Slab' Murphy, the Sunday Independent has learnt.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 25, 2013 05:14

[Africa] Egypt's Eastern Tobacco 9 months net profit rises 13% yoy

added Apr 23, 2013 12:22

More Than 100 Brands of Illicit Cigarettes Openly Sold in the Egyptian Market

The government loses approximately EGP 4 billion pounds in tax revenue each year due to the illicit trade (ae)
added Apr 23, 2012 00:00

[Egypt] Hard battle ahead for heaviest smoker in Arab world

In a survey conducted in 10 Egyptian governorates from 2010 to 2012, Egypt's Health Ministry, in cooperation with the WHO, found that the number of Egyptian smokers reaches about 24.4 percent of the country's 84 million population, excluding 8 million ex
Xinhua Newswire
added Jun 7, 2013 10:42
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