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Egypt, Iran, Pakistan among top growth countries with respect to tobacco consumption: WHO

According to a news release by the United Nations Information Center in Tehrn, WHO called on countries to raise tobacco taxes. Higher taxes on tobacco raise more revenue for governments and health programmes, reduce tobacco use and lead to healthier comm
Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA)
added May 30, 2014 04:17

[Iran, USA] Cigarette Smuggling Is Rampant in Places Where a Pack Costs $14.50—And Where a Pack Cost Fifty Cents

unlike in the U.S., the Iranian government has a good reason to look the other way. Cigarette smuggling, he explains, disrupts the dynamics in the country's bazaars. These markets were once the site of public protest and organizing by political oppositi
Smithsonian Magazine
added Mar 20, 2014 14:40

How Iran Smuggles its Smokes

While about half of all cigarettes consumed in Iran are produced by a government monopoly, approximately twenty percent are smuggled into the country. One out of every five packs bought in Iran are of unclear provenance, untaxed, and often lack the requir
Roads & Kingdoms
added Mar 18, 2014 09:31

Iran to introduce new cigarette brands ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Dec 25, 2013 00:31

Smugglers share some 55 percent of the cigarette trade in Iran ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Aug 21, 2013 09:55

Official: Iranians smoke $1.45 billion worth of cigarettes annually ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Aug 18, 2013 11:38

Iran to export cigarettes for the first time ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Jul 28, 2013 21:09

Iran cigarette output up 58 per cent ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Jun 29, 2013 12:27

Iranians waste away 8 million dollars in smoking every day

Seyyed Hassan Moein Shirazi, in an interview with the Persian service of the Mehr News on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day on Wednesday, said that Iran was the first country to approve the comprehensive tobacco control law in 2006, but unfortunately
Tehran Times
added Jun 2, 2013 09:48

[Iran] Tobacco companies worldwide earn $900 million by indirect advertising

Cinema and television are among the most outstanding international media outlets that could bring an end to the destructive business of tobacco by placing a total ban on nicotine propaganda, Iran’s Health Ministry announced in a press release on the occas
Tehran Times
added May 30, 2013 01:34
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