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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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[Greece] Excise duty increase for cigarettes

The increase of excise duty on cigarettes has two objectives: first to make tobacco a luxury item, thereby forcing the population to give up smoking and secondly, to increase revenues. However, some economic analysts challenge this view. In particular, e
The Messenger (ge)
added Jul 12, 2013 22:07
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Philip Morris shows its faith in Greece

In another sign of confidence in the Greek economy, global tobacco giant Philip Morris International is planning to transfer some of its production from other plants in Europe to the unit of its Greek subsidiary Papastratos at Aspropyrgos, western Attic
Kathimerini (gr)
added Feb 9, 2013 13:46
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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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Tobacco Smuggling Soars In Greece

With the government increasing taxes across the board, more Greeks are turning to buying smuggled tobacco products, costing the country at least 600 million euros ($780.5 million) in lost revenues from 2011-12, a survey by the Center of Planning and Econ
Greek Reporter
added Jul 3, 2013 03:36
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[Greece, Poland] Secret of Greek success . . . smoking

Lighting up: Fernando Santos can’t resist a cigarette during training
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Jun 22, 2012 08:49
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[Europe] Philip Morris International Shifts Entire Capacity of Its Cigarette Factory in Greece to Smoke-Free Products

PM) announced today that the factory of its Greek affiliate (Papastratos) in Aspropyrgos, has ceased cigarette production and is now exclusively producing HEETS, the tobacco units used with IQOS, the company’s most advanced smoke-free product. This first
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Mar 21, 2018 22:04
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[Greece, Russia] Greek Tobacco Industry SEKAP on the Verge of Bankruptcy

The possibility of bankruptcy that is to be discussed at an extraordinary board meeting of the Greek tobacco industry SEKAP, is scheduled for Thursday. SEKAP; which is owned by Russian-Greek investor Ivan Savvidis, has been asked by a Komotini Court of
Greek Reporter
added Dec 27, 2017 15:29
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Smoking hot! Nicole Scherzinger shows off her stunning bikini body under sheer cover-up while puffing on a hookah in Greece

The former The X Factor judge was joined by two women... They seemed to be enjoying themselves as they imbibed in some hookah while lounging at Nammos Beach. The vacation was likely a welcome get
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 26, 2015 16:39
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Tobacco in Greece

Volume sales of tobacco products in Greece continued to decline in 2013. This was partly the result of ever more Greeks quitting smoking, mainly due to the fact that they can no longer afford it, but was also due to rising health awareness and illicit tob
Euromonitor International
added Jul 19, 2014 23:32
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