Headlines Tagged with Greece — 506 headlines found
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
Jul 12, 2013 The Messenger (ge)
added Jul 12, 2013 22:07
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
Jun 29, 2013 Greek Reporter
added Jul 3, 2013 03:36
Greek Researchers reveals that E Cigarettes have no adverse effects on Cardiac Functions that Real Cigarettes has.
May 16, 2013 SBWire
added May 16, 2013 16:40
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.
Apr 25, 2013 Culinary Backstreets
added Apr 26, 2013 05:51
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
Apr 5, 2013 Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:49
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.
Apr 19, 2013 Kathimerini (gr)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:48
Smoking is responsible for 8.9 percent of admissions to Greek state hospitals, according to the conclusions of a conference held on April 18 at Hypatia Megaron. The conference was organized by the Ministry of Health’s National Committee for the Control of
Apr 19, 2013 Greek Reporter
added Apr 19, 2013 13:30
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
Apr 8, 2013 To Vina (gr)
added Apr 8, 2013 09:39
Philip Morris International, the American tobacco conglomerate, is set to buy more than half of Greece’s tobacco production in the coming three years according to the Greek International Business Council’s announcement.
Mar 12, 2013 Balkans.com (cy)
added Mar 12, 2013 06:10
Nations such as Greece, should employ taxation as a crucial measure to promote public health and economic development in such dire times. International economic organisations should aggressively pursue programmes and policies that champion the economic be
Mar 6, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Mar 7, 2013 14:08