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Striking workers claim victory at Egypt's cigarette monopoly

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
Al-Ahram (eg)
added Dec 19, 2012 12:44

[Egypt] Eastern Tobacco workers strike for higher wages, profit share

Strike for better pay and bonuses at Eastern Tobacco enters second day, workers also demand dismissal of company chairman
Al-Ahram (eg)
added Dec 18, 2012 14:26

Egypt announces tax hikes, hits alcohol and tobacco hardest

Surprising most everyone in the country on Sunday, less than a week ahead of a constitutional referendum, the government announced a series of tax hikes across the board, from alcohol and tobacco to gas and real estate.
Bikya Masr (eg)
added Dec 10, 2012 02:53

Japanese Tobacco to acquire Egyptian hookah-molasses company

Third-largest international tobacco seller, Japanese Tobacco Inc, announces it is buying a stake in Al Nakhla Tobacco
Al-Ahram (eg)
added Nov 21, 2012 11:24

[Egypt] Smoking linked to hyperopia

Passive smoking in children may influence their refractive error, according to a study in the latest issue of Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics.
Optician (uk)
added Jun 25, 2012 13:58

Egyptians seek solace in smoking despite anti-tobacco day

As the world observed the annual World No Tobacco Day yesterday, many Egyptians in the capital, Cairo, shrugged off the campaign
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Jun 27, 2012 14:12

[Egypt] Passive smoking exposure might be associated with hypermetropia.

Passive smoking indices were related to the degree of refractive error and children with hypermetropia showed significantly higher passive smoking indices. We suggest that passive smoking might be associated with a refractive error shift towards hypermetr
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Jun 25, 2012 13:54

[Egypt] Shabola recovers health, denies smoking

Al (jo)
added May 19, 2012 11:57

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's smuggled cigarettes heighten cancer risk: Report

Chemicals causing additional health problems are present in illicit cigarette brands, new government research claims
Al-Ahram (eg)
added Mar 26, 2012 00:00
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