Headlines Tagged with Egypt — 281 headlines found
Feb 15, 2018 Reuters
added Feb 16, 2018 17:24
Shares of Cairo-based Eastern Tobacco, which holds a monopoly on cigarette production in Egypt, have hit successive record highs, in both dollar and local-currency terms, after the company posted an increase of almost 161 percent in first-half profit.
Feb 5, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Feb 6, 2018 17:58
Philip Morris tobacco company is using ISDS.... It affects workers. Similar ISDS provisions are being used... it means that unelected foreign transnational corporations can dictate the policies of democratically elected governments and over-ride the highe
Oct 13, 2015 Communist Party of Australia (CPA) (au)
added Oct 13, 2015 10:20
The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association expects a decrease in tax proceeds of EGP 2bn in the current fiscal year’s national budget, due to a nationwide increase in purchasing single cigarettes.
Apr 25, 2015 Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:16
The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association demanded a serious review of a proposal to legalise the hashish trade, submitted to the Legislative Reform committee headed by Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb. Legalising such a trade could contribute quickly
Apr 5, 2015 Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Apr 6, 2015 15:00
The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association called on the Minister of Supply to distribute a monthly quota of cigarettes through the ration card system, which benefits 40 million low-income citizens.
Mar 25, 2015 Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Mar 27, 2015 14:44
Two-day strike for better pay and conditions at state-owned Eastern Company cigarette manufacturer ends after investment minister promises to meet workers' financial demands
Dec 19, 2012 Al-Ahram (eg)
added Dec 19, 2012 12:44
Strike for better pay and bonuses at Eastern Tobacco enters second day, workers also demand dismissal of company chairman
Dec 18, 2012 Al-Ahram (eg)
added Dec 18, 2012 14:26
Mar 21, 2012 Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Mar 21, 2012 00:00
The country is targeting around 58.524 billion Egyptian pounds ($3.33 billion) in revenues from tobacco taxes, according to a document released by the Finance Ministry to the parliament on Sunday.
Apr 16, 2018 Reuters
added Apr 16, 2018 21:38