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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)] The scandal that just forced the CDC director to resign, explained

Fitzgerald has publicly dedicated her career to fighting tobacco, but Politico uncovered that her private investments in the industry date back much further than her current posting.
Vox Media
added Feb 1, 2018 23:46
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[Georgia (Country)] MZHAVANADZE: How to Prevent the Tobacco Law from Going Up in Smoke?

the recently proposed changes can be considered the most radical step towards a tobacco-free society in Georgia. The new draft law comprehensively covers production, packaging, marketing, advertising, selling and consumption of tobacco, and other activi
Georgia Today (ge)
added Apr 24, 2017 18:09
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[Georgia (Country)] Smoking Tobacco - Georgia: New research report available at Fast Market Research

PR Insider (at)
added Jan 2, 2011 00:00
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[Georgia (Country), Russia] JTI Claims Cigarette Smuggling from Georgia to Turkey Uncovered

finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Dec 11, 2010 00:00
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[Georgia (Country), Russia] Inside the Uranium Underworld: Dark Secrets, Dirty Bombs

The potential source that most concerns investigators in Georgia is the region of Abkhazia, a Russian protectorate that broke away from Georgian control ... these regions often function as way stations for smugglers, allowing everything from guns and ciga
TIME Magazine
added Apr 9, 2017 18:26
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[Georgia (Country)] New law to discourage smoking could threaten Georgia’s public budget

The Georgian Parliament is considering tough new laws against smoking. However, with excise duty on cigarettes going up, smoking is becoming even more profitable for the government’s budget. People have marked Georgia Without Tobacco day on 29 March eve
OC Media
added Apr 3, 2017 18:00
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[Georgia (Country)] Controversy over law on tobacco control

The Messenger (ge)
added Oct 7, 2009 00:00
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[Georgia (Country)] “When I got married my spouse asked me to quit smoking and I did” – Bidzina Ivanishvili

Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili spoke to editors of major television channels and newspapers about raising a “generation that oversees a ban on tobacco usage” and asked the public to treat stricter regulations on tobacco and alcohol usage with understa
Georgian Journal & Georgian News TV (ge)
added Apr 13, 2013 16:47
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[Georgia (Country)] Smoking ban in all indoor public places comes into force in Georgia

The law on tobacco control has come into force today meaning that smoking in public places such as bars, restaurants and offices is forbidden. In case of a violation, the owner of the venue will be charged 500 GEL; if the violation is repeated, the fine
Agenda.ge (ge)
added May 3, 2018 18:09
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