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[Georgia (Country)] Cigarette Import to Georgia Increases despite Price Growth

Despite the gradual increase of tax on tobacco in Georgia which has contributed to a price increase, tobacco importers ended the first seven months of 2016 with over 16% growth. Ukraine, followed by Russia, are the top cigarette exporters to Georgia. With
finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Aug 31, 2016 15:12
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[Georgia (Country)] VIDEO: “I am going to light up a cigarette here, so please make sure you do not advertise smoking” – Vano Merabishvili - GEOTV

The National Movement Secretary General Vano Merabishvili avoided replying to questions from reporters on various topics by jokingly urging them to avoid advertising smoking as he intended to light up a cigarette. The former Prime Minister was attending
Georgian Journal & Georgian News TV (ge)
added Apr 13, 2013 16:50
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[Georgia (Country)] Hospitality Sector Preparing for Smoking Ban

finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Mar 5, 2012 00:00
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[Georgia (Country)] Georgia increases excise tax on tobacco & alcohol

Japan Tobacco International - which imports Winston, Camel, Mild Seven, Benson & Hedges and Silk Cut cigarettes to Georgia - said the tax increase would have a flow-on effect and the price of cigarettes in Georgia would also increase.
The Messenger (ge)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:24
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[Georgia (Country)] Turkey in record seizure of 3.5 mn smuggled cigarette packs

hidden on trucks coming in from Georgia, the largest such seizure in the history of modern Turkey, the government said today. Five trucks loaded with the cigarettes were seized at the Black Sea border post of Sarp late Tuesday following a three-month un
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 5, 2015 14:34
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[Georgia (Country)] Prime Minister Asks People to Treat the Stricter Control on Tobacco and Alcohol with Understanding ($$)

InterPressNews (ge)
added Apr 13, 2013 16:44
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[Georgia (Country)] Activists in Tbilisi call for non smoking

A protest action ‘Do not smoke!’ is to be held today in Tbilisi. The Tobacco Control Alliance is an organizer. Participants of the event will demand that smoking be banned in public places, including cafes, bars and restaurants, as well as to tighten le
Vestnik Kavkaza
added Mar 27, 2016 00:29
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[Georgia (Country)] Tbilisi Comes Up For Air

Smoking is culturally embedded in Georgia, so the city chokes under a haze of tobacco smoke. “Georgians have a very welcome attitude towards smoking,” said Beka Gabadadze, a social worker, who took part in a campaign pressuring the government to impose a
CityLab (The Atlantic)
added Jun 1, 2018 14:26
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[Georgia (Country)] Thompson: Smokefree Cars for Children Act Has Bipartisan Support

One of the bills I have authored this session Senate Bill 130, called the “Smokefree Cars for Children Act,” has passed the Senate Health and Human Services committee with bipartisan support after our long legislative day Thursday. The bill protects chil
Patch.org
added Mar 9, 2015 10:38
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[Georgia (Country)] REIMSCHISEL: When it comes to tobacco and cigarettes, people are smarter than you think

A recent measure passed by parliament in the country of Georgia provides a picture of what could be coming in the United States....The recent actions of the FDA indicate that the agency is also trending towards paternalism. Instead of making choices for
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Jun 7, 2017 16:42
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