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[Hungary] Following uproar, government to offer new tender for tobacco shops

Hungary’s national tobacco company has put out a new tender for tobacconists who were not granted a concession in a recent bid, a government official said on Tuesday. Thanks to the new tender, tobacconists who would otherwise be obliged to give up their
All Hungary Media Group (AHMG) (hu)
added May 14, 2013 13:39
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[Hungary] Lazar: Govt to introduce new tobacco tax

The government will propose the introduction of a new tobacco tax on types of tobacco products especially harmful to health, the government office chief said on Thursday.
MTI Daily Bulletin (hu)
added Oct 31, 2015 21:18
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[Europe, Hungary] Report: EC plans to investigate national tobacco concessions

Hungary could face an infringement procedure by the European Commission on suspicion of discrimination in the tobacco market, Elżbieta Bieńkowska commissioner responsible for internal markets, told Hungarian online daily index.hu today.
Budapest Business Journal (hu)
added Jun 26, 2015 17:07
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[Hungary] DERI: Corruption allegations raised over government tobacco retail tender

The fight against corruption in Hungary - which is by no means a negligible phenomenon - has suffered a major setback with this controversy. The government was unable to show an honest face and the expectation that it acts in the best interest of the peop
International Law Office (uk)
added May 28, 2013 12:38
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[Slovenia] Hungary adopts TPD, but its regime remains the toughest in Europe

Hungary and Slovenia are the latest EU nations to introduce a tax on e-cigs. Hungary taxes all e-liquids regardless of nicotine level, at a rate per ml which will be increased in a few months. Although the e-liquid tax is in line with that in other EU co
ECigIntelligence (uk)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:17
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[Hungary] Ministry to publish tobacco concessions data

The new tobacco distribution system was introduced in 2013 in order protect non-smokers and the youth. The press release states that the new system met its initial objectives, as previously 58% of young people smoked and now the number is 12%.
Budapest Business Journal (hu)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:22
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[Hungary] Survey reveals big majority believe tobacco shop awards skewed towards Fidesz loyalists

The majority of Hungarians, 68%, believe that the award of tobacco retail licences was primarily based on political considerations, and that most of the winners are people linked to Fidesz, according to a Medián survey.
All Hungary Media Group (AHMG) (hu)
added Jun 29, 2013 12:20
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Hungary Gave Tobacco-Sale Rights Based on Party Links, HVG Says

Hungary distributed tobacco sale-permits in the city of Szekszard after members of Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s party vetted applicants for political loyalty, the news website HVG.hu said, citing a recording from a meeting. Applicants “need to be commit
Business Week/Bloomberg
added May 14, 2013 12:59
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[Hungary] Seventy new tobacco store concessions granted

The National Tobacco Sales Nonprofit Company (NDN) has just awarded 70 new tobbaco store concessions, Hungarian business daily Világgazdaság reported today. The award is the result of the fifth tender organised since Hungary introduced a state monopoly on
Budapest Business Journal (hu)
added Aug 12, 2014 11:48
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HUNGARY CONSIDERING INTRODUCTION OF AUSTRALIAN-STYLE UNIFORM PACKAGING FOR TOBACCO PRODUCTS

Hungary is considering the introduction of uniform packaging for tobacco products, which would mean that all such goods would have identical packaging and advertising tobacco products would be prohibited.
Hungary Today (hu)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:10
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