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[Greece] Tobacco Art Masterpiece Returns to Thessaloniki

The Cultivation of Tobacco, the monumental artwork created in 1960 by one of the greatest Greek engravers Tassos (Anastasios Alevizos) and his wife, also an engraver, Loukia Maggiorou, is returning to Stavroupouli in Thessaloniki. The Greek masterpiece
Greek Reporter
added Feb 10, 2013 21:26
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[Greece] Tobacco growers get boost from Philip Morris

The parent company of Greek tobacco firm Papastratos, Philip Morris International (PMI), is set to submit a proposal to the Greek government for the purchase of 50 percent of Greek tobacco production in the three years up to 2015, in a bid to provide fin
Kathimerini (gr)
added Feb 9, 2013 13:43
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[Greece] Philip Morris to buy 50 pct of Greek tobacco production over next 3 years

Philip Morris is planning to purchase 50 percent of Greece’s tobacco production over the next 3 years, the country’s Agriculture Minister Athanasios Tsaftaris said Thursday according to local media reports.
Kathimerini (gr)
added Feb 9, 2013 13:45
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[Greece] Order! Greek lawmakers fume at smoking colleagues

Greek lawmakers are fuming over colleagues who openly flout the country's anti-smoking laws in the very building where the statutes were passed. A cross-party group of 88 representatives wrote to the Parliament speaker Thursday urging action against what
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 8, 2013 12:50
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[Bulgaria, Europe, Greece] MEPs plan tobacco subsidies as Brussels fights smoking

Members of the European Parliament have paved the way for hundreds of millions of pounds of subsidies to go to Europe's tobacco farmers -- even though Brussels spends huge amounts on anti-smoking campaigns
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 3, 2013 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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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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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
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[Greece] Tobacco trademarks clash before Administrative Committee for Trademarks

In a high-profile opposition proceeding before the Administrative Committee for Trademarks (ACFT) of the Trademark Bureau, British American Tobacco (Brands) Inc (BAT) challenged two Greek trademark applications owned by Philip Morris Products SA on the b
Intellectual Asset Management (uk)
added Oct 24, 2012 17:48
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[Greece, UK] Just a few minutes of exposure to second-hand smoke is enough to stop you breathing properly

Airways narrow almost immediately, reducing the amount of oxygen the body takes in / Effects worst for children as their breathing is faster and lungs less developed
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 23, 2012 16:11
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