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[Europe, Greece] Greek Government Reports Nearly EU 1 Billion in Tax Evasion Fines, Asset Seizures

Greek authorities have seized over 634 million smuggled cigarettes and associated tobacco products in 2015. These confiscations correspond to missing taxes of EU 115.281.813, and make Greece the leading country in Europe for such seizures. In January and
PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2016 18:37
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[Greece] Tobacco tax revenues post temporary rise

state coffers received an additional 350 million euros thanks to the advance announcement of a hike in the special consumption tax on tobacco as of January 2017, a highly unusual practice as tax hikes are not announced in advance.
Kathimerini (gr)
added Jul 25, 2016 02:04
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Greece's Health Ministry Trying to Restrict E-cigarettes in Public Places

The Health Ministry in Greece has drafted a bill that would prohibit the usage of electronic cigarettes in public enclosed places. The bill was tabled in Parliament on Friday as the ministry has equated the electronic cigarettes as a potential gateway to
Greek Reporter
added Jul 19, 2016 18:58
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[Europe, Russia, Ukraine] Master sentenced to 9 years of imprisonment, the rest of the crew to 6.5 years, Greece

five other crew were sentenced to a 6.5 year imprisonment, all six crew being of Ukrainian nationality. Freighter MESOGIO was seized by Greek CG on Feb 20 last year, after a big shipment of illegal cigarettes was found.
HUMANS AT SEA (in)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:46
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[Greece] Topless Mischa Barton looks stunning and relaxed as she smokes a cigarette on a Mykonos balcony in new Instagram shot... days after sparking furore with yacht post

With the Greek island's breathtaking scenery laid out beneath her, the actress puffs on a cigarette in the image
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 13, 2016 20:27
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[Europe, Greece] Vapers fight bill equating them with tobacco smokers

held a press conference Tuesday to denounce government plans to outlaw them from “vaping” in enclosed public areas like regular smokers.... The association of Greek vapers representing e-smokers has denounced the government for preparing the bill without
Kathimerini (gr)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:29
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[Europe, Greece] Greek smoking ban ineffective

[WHO] report... On a scale of 0-10, where scores 8 and above describe high compliance and below 5 low compliance, Greece’s performance is 3. In particular, the reports notes that the country’s compliance in cafes, bars, restaurant is from 0 to 2.
EurActiv
added Jun 6, 2016 12:26
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[Greece] BRIEF-Karelia Tobacco Company Q1 net profit up to EUR 20.6 million

Reuters
added Jun 1, 2016 21:43
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[Greece] Bid to enforce, extend smoking ban

the Hellenic Anti-cancer Institute has called on the government to redouble efforts to enforce an anti-smoking ban in restaurants, bars and other public places but also to extend the ban to children’s playgrounds, beaches and squares.
Kathimerini (gr)
added May 30, 2016 19:54
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[Europe, Greece] Teen Spirit: Study Finds Greek Students Smoke, Drink, Do Drugs at 13 Years

The European School Survey Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs (ESPAD) revealed alarming statistics for Greek teenagers. The study, conducted on behalf of ESPAD by the University Mental Health Research Institute of Greece, found that teenagers begin to sm
Greek Reporter
added May 19, 2016 23:11
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