Headlines Tagged with Greece — 498 headlines found
Greek authorities have seized over 634 million smuggled cigarettes and associated tobacco products in 2015. These confiscations correspond to missing taxes of EU 115.281.813, and make Greece the leading country in Europe for such seizures. In January and
Jul 29, 2016 PR Newswire
added Jul 29, 2016 18:37
state coffers received an additional 350 million euros thanks to the advance announcement of a hike in the special consumption tax on tobacco as of January 2017, a highly unusual practice as tax hikes are not announced in advance.
Jul 24, 2016 Kathimerini (gr)
added Jul 25, 2016 02:04
The Health Ministry in Greece has drafted a bill that would prohibit the usage of electronic cigarettes in public enclosed places. The bill was tabled in Parliament on Friday as the ministry has equated the electronic cigarettes as a potential gateway to
Jul 19, 2016 Greek Reporter
added Jul 19, 2016 18:58
[Europe, Russia, Ukraine] Master sentenced to 9 years of imprisonment, the rest of the crew to 6.5 years, Greece
five other crew were sentenced to a 6.5 year imprisonment, all six crew being of Ukrainian nationality. Freighter MESOGIO was seized by Greek CG on Feb 20 last year, after a big shipment of illegal cigarettes was found.
Jul 14, 2016 HUMANS AT SEA (in)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:46
[Greece] Topless Mischa Barton looks stunning and relaxed as she smokes a cigarette on a Mykonos balcony in new Instagram shot... days after sparking furore with yacht post
With the Greek island's breathtaking scenery laid out beneath her, the actress puffs on a cigarette in the image
Jul 13, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 13, 2016 20:27
held a press conference Tuesday to denounce government plans to outlaw them from “vaping” in enclosed public areas like regular smokers.... The association of Greek vapers representing e-smokers has denounced the government for preparing the bill without
Jul 12, 2016 Kathimerini (gr)
added Jul 13, 2016 18:29
Nearly nine years after it became law, Greece is still struggling to implement a smoking ban in public spaces. According to the latest Eurobarometer survey in 2009, Greeks used to smoke more than anyone else in Europe. The proportion of smokers in Gree
Jun 3, 2016 EurActiv
added Dec 7, 2016 16:44
[WHO] report... On a scale of 0-10, where scores 8 and above describe high compliance and below 5 low compliance, Greece’s performance is 3. In particular, the reports notes that the country’s compliance in cafes, bars, restaurant is from 0 to 2.
Jun 3, 2016 EurActiv
added Jun 6, 2016 12:26
May 31, 2016 Reuters
added Jun 1, 2016 21:43
the Hellenic Anti-cancer Institute has called on the government to redouble efforts to enforce an anti-smoking ban in restaurants, bars and other public places but also to extend the ban to children’s playgrounds, beaches and squares.
May 30, 2016 Kathimerini (gr)
added May 30, 2016 19:54