Headlines Tagged with Egypt — 294 headlines found
The economic reform program that the government has prepared for the International Monetary Fund to consider for its loan includes a raise on cigarette taxes by LE0.75 for local brands and LE1.25 for imported brands, a government source said.
Feb 19, 2013 Egypt Independent (eg)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:01
Eastern Tobacco, Egypt’s monopoly cigarette maker, resumed production after reaching agreement with workers who had been on strike for two days, Fatma Ramadan of the Egyptian trade union federation said in a phone interview.
Dec 19, 2012 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Dec 20, 2012 00:21
Eastern Co will conduct a 5:1 share split on September 27, Egypt’s top cigarette maker said on Wednesday. The nominal value of each share will be 1 Egyptian pound ($0.0560) instead of five, it said. $1 = 17.8600 Egyptian pounds Reporting by Ehab Farouk;
Sep 19, 2018 Reuters
added Sep 19, 2018 20:24
Egypt’s state-owned Holding Company for Chemical Industries has agreed to sell up to 4 percent of its stake in Eastern Tobacco on the Cairo exchange, Minister of Public Enterprise Khaled Badawy said in a statement on Monday.
May 28, 2018 Reuters
added May 29, 2018 16:05
Sep 6, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 7, 2017 01:54
Egypt's top cigarette maker Eastern Company said on Thursday it had reached an agreement with its international partner Philip Morris for the tobacco giant to pay back outstanding debt and make future payments in the local currency.
Mar 1, 2017 Reuters
added Mar 2, 2017 04:53
During the Passover holiday, attempt to smuggle goods into Eilat continued as usual, including an attempt to bring in nargilah (hookah) tobacco from Egypt to two Acco residents. Following a strong gut feeling, customs inspectors pulled the suspects' car
Apr 14, 2015 Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Apr 14, 2015 12:47
Just a few weeks ago they were dismissed as “those kids from Rebel”, but after mobilising mass demonstrations that toppled Egypt’s government, a ragtag team of chain-smoking young activists has emerged as the latest hero of Egypt’s opposition.
Jul 5, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Jul 7, 2013 21:02
Passive smoking causes diseases in 71 per cent of Egyptian houses. According to Dr Magdi Badran, a fellow and consultant at the Paediatrics Immunology Institute of Postgraduate Childhood Studies at Ain Shams University, women smokers have a greater risk
Jun 6, 2013 The Egyptian Gazette (eg)
added Jun 6, 2013 10:34
The government would start with the least controversial measures, including a “luxury” sales tax on tobacco, alcohol and soft drinks, he said. Income tax changes were unlikely to be pushed through until at least July.
Mar 7, 2013 New York Times
added Mar 7, 2013 13:57