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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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[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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Cigarette-smuggling ring arrested in northern Greece

Police in Kilkis, northern Greece, said on Saturday that they had smashed a criminal racket alleged to have smuggled thousands of packets of contraband cigarettes into Greece. Police said they arrested four Greek nationals, aged 24, 36, 37 and 48, on a
Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:15
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[Greece] One in 10 pupils a 'regular smoker'

As a state crackdown on smoking in public places intensifies, a joint survey by the Education and Health ministries has indicated that smoking among school-age children is a growing problem, with one in 10 secondary school pupils admitting to smoking r
Kathimerini (gr)
added May 15, 2014 12:44
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[Greece] Inside a Greek Poet’s Work, a Reflection of Her Country’s Hard Times

Greece’s feisty, 81-year-old national poet, was holding court on a recent afternoon, ... Asked to describe the mood in Greece today, she did not mince words. “Darkness and chaos,” she said, drawing on a cigarette.
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2013 05:03
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[Greece] Prisoners and cigarettes or 'imprisoned in cigarettes'? What helps prisoners quit smoking?

The aim of the study was, despite the special characteristics of prisons, to identify the features which led prisoners who attended the Smoking Cessation Centre at the Kassavetia Detention Centre in Volos (region of Thessaly, in the central part of mainl
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Jul 8, 2012 21:50
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Bulgarian Customs Prevent Cigarette Smuggling from Greece

Novinite.com (bg)
added May 6, 2012 13:58
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[Greece] Philip Morris Hints Again That Cigarettes Aren't the Future

the tobacco giant sees combustible cigarettes as something that will eventually be a thing of the past. Now it's hastening that path forward by announcing it will be spending $324 million to convert a plant that manufactures regular cigarettes into one t
Motley Fool
added Apr 4, 2017 16:34
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Greece is Europe’s capital of second-hand smoke

The European Health Interview Survey – commissioned by the EU’s statistical office Eurostat – reported that 64.2 percent of Greeks take in second-hand smoke indoors daily, topping Croatia at 44.7 percent and Bulgaria at 40.5 percent.
New York Post
added Dec 8, 2016 04:07
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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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