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Changes in tobacco industry advertising around high schools in Greece following an outdoor advertising ban: a follow-up study

The outdoor advertising restriction in Greece has led to a reduced number of tobacco advertisements per POS, and the eradication of billboard advertising. Nevertheless, there is a need to regulate kiosks, which were identified as a key vector for tobacco
Tobacco Control
added Nov 7, 2012 05:53

Greece: Revenues going up in smoke

Illegal cigarette trading is growing considerably according to a survey by AC Nielsen, which showed that 13.2 percent of cigarettes consumed in April 2012 were not destined for the Greek market, up from 5.1 percent in 2009, Kathimerini reported.
Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 22, 2012 06:22

[Greece, UK] Electronic cigarettes 'could damage your lungs' as they cause less oxygen to be absorbed by the blood

The devices were found to cause an immediate rise in airway resistance in the lungs - meaning less oxygen is absorbed by the blood. On average the effect lasted for ten minutes, a report presented at the European Respiratory Society's Annual Congress in
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2012 12:25

[Europe] Draft Legislation for the Illegal Import of Tobacco in Greece

The law introduces production line inspection, as well as packaging, trade, distribution and retail sales, with the proposition to prevent illegal trade and tax theft, while “cleaning up” the sector for the benefit of honest traders, who will regain their
Greek Reporter
added Aug 1, 2015 20:13

[Europe] Greece can save €1bn a year by eliminating contraband tobacco

a Euromonitor report states that Athens could save €1bn (£721m, $1.1bn) a year if it eliminates contraband tobacco. Euromonitor, in the report, estimated that Greece could lose over €1bn in tax revenue from the sale of illegal cigarettes by 2019. The na
IBTimes (uk)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:25

Smoking Tobacco in Greece

Illicit trade of raw tobacco in bulk will continue to pose a major threat to growth. In areas where tobacco is cultivated, ie Agrinio and Xanthi, packaged RYO sales are set to drop tremendously. This will also be the case in mainland Greece, where raw to
Euromonitor International
added Jul 20, 2014 10:03

[Eastern Europe, Greece] Philip Morris tobacco logistics hub for Agrinio

Converted facility will become the only PMI-owned logistics hub for oriental tobacco in Europe and will house tobacco from Greece, Bulgaria and Fyrom prior to its transport to the company's factories in the European Union, Russia and Ukraine (Eleftherotypia) (gr)
added Aug 30, 2013 08:26

[Greece] Ask CB: Smoke-Free Athens?

Since the onslaught of the economic crisis in Greece, most businesses – restaurants included – have chosen to ignore the ban, and the enforcement units that were meant to ensure the ban was in place were also discontinued due to a lack of funds.
Culinary Backstreets
added Apr 26, 2013 05:51

[Greece] PMI may buy half of Greek tobacco production

Philip Morris International (PMI) will submit a proposal to the Greek government for the purchase of half of the Greek tobacco output through 2015, the website reported.
Tobacco Journal International
added Feb 18, 2013 04:48

[Greece, Spain] Italy seizes 7 tonnes of contraband cigarettes

Ancona. Italian police on Friday found seven tonnes of contraband cigarettes hidden behind a shipment of fish in a truck that came off a ferry from Greece
Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 6, 2012 05:28
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