Headlines Tagged with Hungary — 263 headlines found
As of 1 November 2015, only two companies may sell tobacco products directly to Hungary’s national tobacco shops. The new legislation practically squeezes out all other players and wholesalers from this market. Tobacco companies excluded from the distrib
Jun 18, 2015 Portfolio online financial journal (hu)
added Jun 20, 2015 20:08
A Fidesz MP yesterday submitted to Parliament a special tax on the tobacco sector, the proceeds of which would be used only for health-related spending. The progressive tax, to be levied on net revenues, would be a temporary measure, according to the dra
Nov 14, 2014 XPATLOOP (hu)
added Nov 14, 2014 08:36
An amendment on a planned increase in the excise tax on cigarettes would generate about HUF 2bn more budget revenue in 2012, but HUF 10bn less in 2013, the National Economy Ministry said on Thursday, responding to a query by MTI.
Oct 5, 2012 realdeal.hu
added Oct 8, 2012 02:32
Parliament's budget committee has proposed to carry out a previously planned excise tax hike on tobacco products not in two but in a single phase, and not in 2013 but already this year. The rate, however, would not be raised as much as previously planned.
Oct 3, 2012 Portfolio online financial journal (hu)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:24
The state of Hungary violated rules protecting private ownership when it stripped a tobacconist of his licence in 2013, the European Court of Human Rights, acting as a primary court, said in its non-binding ruling in Strasbourg on Tuesday.
Jan 13, 2015 All Hungary Media Group (AHMG) (hu)
added Jan 13, 2015 15:19
The budgetary committee of the parliament is about to expand the range of product available in the upcoming tobacco shops. The law about the tobacco stores in Hungary was accepted last year in September, which stated that only tobacco products can be di
May 16, 2013 XPATLOOP (hu)
added May 16, 2013 14:50
Economy Minister Mihály Varga said that the Hungarian government acknowledged the Strasbourg court’s ruling, as it had done in connection with past rulings, and would pay the compensation and the legal fees set by the court. Yesterday the European Court
Jan 14, 2015 Hungary Today (hu)
added Jan 14, 2015 11:15
A second-level court has ordered the Development Ministry to make public all essential documents in its award of tobacco retail licences last year. The ministry is to release the names of those on the committees that judged the bids, as well as document
May 12, 2014 All Hungary Media Group (AHMG) (hu)
added May 12, 2014 19:25
Antal Rogán is the parliamentary floor leader of Fidesz, the mayor of District V. in Budapest and also one of the emblematic faces of the government. His neighbor, Csaba Csetényi won nine tobacco tenders, and the municipality will provide three premises t
Jun 25, 2013 Atlatszo (hu)
added Jun 25, 2013 08:09
Parliament approved late Tuesday a bill that guarantees a minimum 10% margin on retail tobacco sales, well over the 3-4% that industry insiders say is prevalent at present.
May 23, 2013 Budapest Business Journal (hu)
added May 23, 2013 16:43