Headlines Tagged with Egypt — 286 headlines found
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.
Sep 22, 2013 Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 25, 2013 05:14
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
The American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation unveiled the first-ever Arabic version of The Tobacco Atlas and its companion website TobaccoAtlas.org, during a press conference on Monday. The conference was hosted by the World Health Organisation (
Jun 13, 2013 Daily News Egypt (eg)
added Jun 14, 2013 01:45
Factors that have contributed to the spike in the illegal cigarette brands include a deteriorating security situation across the country and a series of sudden and sharp taxes increases on legitimate cigarettes. The Government of Egypt is still struggli
Jun 7, 2013 Arabian Gazette (ae)
added Jun 8, 2013 01:25
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
Jun 1, 2013 Xinhua Newswire
added Jun 7, 2013 10:42
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
Apr 23, 2013 Reuters
added Apr 23, 2013 12:22
Tobacco companies even exploit revolution. According to WHO's Global Adult Tobacco Survey, when Hosni Mubarak's government in Egypt was overthrown and smoking regulations fell by the wayside, tobacco companies stepped in to promote smoking as a way to de
Apr 7, 2013 St. Joseph (MI) Herald-Palladium
added Apr 7, 2013 09:13
Phillip Morris will help to train Customs Authority teams in the latest techniques to combat cigarettes smuggling, according to a press release. With these skills, Philip Morris hopes to prevent counterfeit cigarettes from entering the Egyptian market.
Mar 12, 2013 Egypt Independent (eg)
added Mar 12, 2013 12:49
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