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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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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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Philip Morris expands activities in crisis-hit Greece

In late February, Philip Morris committed to buying half of the country's tobacco production for the next three years. Global tobacco giant Philip Morris announced Thursday the creation of a European distribution centre in Greece, as part of the expansio
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 30, 2013 08:21
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[Greece] British American Tobacco Hellas

British American Tobacco has a strong presence in the global tobacco industry more than 100 years. In Greece occupies the second position in the industry with a market share of 20.5% in 2012. The benefits offered by the company staff is oriented care. Em
To Vina (gr)
added Apr 8, 2013 09:39
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