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[Greece, UK] E-cigarettes can instantly damage the lungs: Devices 'cause inflammation for 30 minutes after inhaling'

The British Lung Foundation acknowledged that vaping can harm the lungs, but said it is far less harmful than smoking. It added stopping smoking is the 'best thing most people with a lung disease can do for their health'.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 13, 2016 15:25
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[Greece] Experimentation With Cigarettes and e-Cigarettes Among Greek Adolescents

Greek urban adolescents report lower rates of smoking than the previously cited, yet it is a population experimenting with tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. The social origin of smoking behavior is confirmed, as well as the imperative need to enco
Chest
added Apr 12, 2016 19:09
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[Greece] British American Tobacco: Σημαντική διάκριση στα «Best Workplaces 2016» / British American Tobacco: An important distinction in the "Best Workplaces 2016"

awarded as one of the best working environments in Greece, between enterprises employing between 50-250 workers, posting the eighth division of the company in recent years. According to BAT, this distinction highlights the consistency of policies for the
Business News Greece (gr)
added Apr 4, 2016 19:02
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[Europe, Greece] Work begins on British American Tobacco logistics hub in Piraeus

It is estimated that when the hub is working at full capacity, a total of 3.1 billion cigarettes will pass through the facility on an annual basis, which translates into 1.1 billion euros in stored cargo value. It will be able to cover the needs of up to
Kathimerini (gr)
added Mar 29, 2016 17:33
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[Eastern Europe] Philip Morris International signs a new three-year Agreement with Greek government for the purchase of Greek oriental tobacco and announces that Papastratos will head a cluster of markets including Romania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Malta and Greece

announced today a Cooperation Agreement with the Greek Government for the purchase of Greek oriental tobacco for the next three years. In the presence of the Prime Minister Mr. Alexis Tsipras, the Minister of Agriculture Mr. Vaggelis Apostolou and the Chi
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Feb 27, 2016 01:39
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[Europe, Greece] Tobacco Smuggling: Smoking the Taxes Away

(OLAF) cooperated closely with the Greek and Cypriot authorities in order to locate and confiscate more than 33 million cigarettes in Greece. Out of the five operations, this has been one of the biggest, in which more than 75 million cigarettes were confi
Greek Reporter
added Feb 11, 2016 16:45
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[Cyprus, Greece] Greek customs seize large quantities of contraband tobacco in Jan, Feb

European anti-fraud agents netted 54 million contraband cigarettes in Greece in cooperation with Greek and Cypriot customs agents in December and January, according to a statement by the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF).
Kathimerini (gr)
added Feb 9, 2016 07:13
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Cheap Cigarettes Are Burning Greece's Finances

Greeks could smoke, drink and gamble their way out of their next financial hole, if only they were taxed on all of it... “Illicit cigarette and bulk tobacco trade strips the Greek state from significant revenue each year that could be used for paying pens
Bloomberg News
added Feb 8, 2016 16:41
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[Europe, Germany, Greece, Russia] Blowing in the wind: OLAF helps seizing 75 million cigarettes

The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) had a good year’s start by carrying out, between December 2015 and January 2016, several operations in Greece, Russia, Germany and Spain that led to a total seizure of more than 75 million cigarettes. During an enqu
New Europe
added Feb 6, 2016 22:10
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LETTER: Tobacco control: a victim of political instability in Greece

None of the past Greek Governments have shown much interest in strengthening tobacco control measures or enforcing smoking bans; on the contrary, a former Greek Prime Minister, while in office, publicly praised the Greek subsidiary of Philip Morris Intern
The Lancet (uk)
added Jan 22, 2016 13:39
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