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[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

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

[Asia, Greece, Israel] Smoking Suspected Culprit in El Al Athens Landing

The El AL flight which was forced to make an emergency landing at Athens last night (Wednesday) due to the spotting of smoke in the cabin, appears to have been caused by someone smoking in the restroom facilities.
Arutz Sheva (
added Aug 16, 2013 01:36

[Greece] Incident: El Al B744 near Athens on Aug 15th 2013, lavatory smoke indication

from New York,NY (USA) to Tel Aviv (Israel) with 324 people on board, was enroute at FL370 about 75nm northeast of Athens (Greece) when the crew reported a lavatory smoke indication and diverted to Athens for a safe landing on runway 03L about 22 minutes
Aviation Herald
added Aug 16, 2013 01:19

[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

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

[Greece] Clinical Study on E Cigarettes by Greek Researchers Unveils

Greek Researchers reveals that E Cigarettes have no adverse effects on Cardiac Functions that Real Cigarettes has.
added May 16, 2013 16:40

[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] Cretan village stays way ahead of the recent nonsmoking trend

Skotino is an oddity in Greece, a country where a smoking ban for certain areas introduced a few years ago has been systematically flouted by individuals and businesses alike. Maybe, though, Skotino shows us that something is slowly changing in the Greek
Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:49

[Greece] Smoking behind 1 in 10 Greek hospital admissions

Smoking is responsible for 8.9 percent of the ailments leading to all admissions at Greek state hospitals, according to the results of medical research made public on Thursday at the Hypatia Institute in Athens, a nongovernmental organization.
Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:48
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