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[Asia, Israel] Cigarette sales fall after tax hike

The recent hike in purchase tax on cigarettes has caused a 10% fall in the number of cigarettes sold according to data obtained by "Globes." This is the sharpest fall in sales of cigarettes seen in recent years. On May 9 purchase tax on cigarettes, cigar
Globes/Israel's Business Arena
added Jun 17, 2013 00:47
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[Asia] Rate of Israeli smokers dropped 14% in 2012, survey shows

The number of smokers in Israel is continuing to decline, according to a Health Ministry study published ahead of World No Tobacco Day, which will be marked this coming Friday to highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and advocate for effe
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added May 28, 2013 00:41
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[Israel] Pesticides discovered in tobacco smoke

Jerusalem Post
added Apr 28, 2006 00:00
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Elderly Israeli couple arrested in Thailand for using e-cigarette

After the couple was arrested and paid a fine, the Israeli consulate in Thailand discovered that the use of e-cigarettes is banned in the country. The Israeli Foreign Ministry has issued a travel alert in light of the new revelation.
JerusalemOnline (il)
added Aug 15, 2018 04:34
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[Israel] Product Liability Group Of The Year: Shook Hardy ($$)

After scoring victories on behalf of Philip Morris both overseas and domestically...The firm’s success only continued from there, convincing a jury to side with the tobacco giant in two other trials, and limiting the amount of damages in at least one more
Law360
added Jan 30, 2016 06:04
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[Asia, Israel] Supreme Court allows class-action suits against public exposure to smoking

accepted on Monday an appeal of a lower-court ruling and made it possible for people exposed to tobacco smoke in public places to file class-action suits over the issue. The claims against owners of premises that do not enforce the no-smoking law could to
Jerusalem Post
added May 12, 2015 00:48
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[Asia, USA] Israel becomes 42nd country to sign international protocol against tobacco smuggling

The ministry called illegal trade in tobacco a worldwide problem, as the proceeds are used to fund terrorist organizations such as Hezbollah and other criminal organizations, as well as in money laundering. ... US, however, has not yet signed even the FC
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 25, 2013 21:45
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[Asia] TOBACCO BANNED FOR UNDER 21-YEAR-OLDS IN ISRAEL

Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman said on Thursday he agrees to raise the minimum age required to buy tobacco products to 20. ...Although tobacco lobbyists are sure to put on pressure, Litzman said the bill will be approved for government support in
Jerusalem Post
added Feb 2, 2018 17:59
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[Asia, Israel, Palestine] Authorities foil attempt to smuggle 3 tons of tobacco into Gaza

The security guards at the Sha'ar Ephraim crossing between Gaza and Israel, along with security guards from the Tax Authority, prevented an attempt to smuggle three tons of tobacco into Gaza. The tobacco originated in areas controlled by the Palestinian
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Mar 20, 2016 20:22
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[Asia] BLUM: This Normal Life: Smoking at an Israeli wedding

Is this a thing: Smoking on the dance floor at a wedding? My wife and I attended the nuptials....I was overwhelmed by the cigarettes. It wasn’t everyone, but it was a lot. At times, it seemed every third dancer was waving around a lit stick of tobacco.
Jerusalem Post
added Feb 5, 2015 10:16
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