Headlines Tagged with Latvia — 54 headlines found
Illicit cigarettes last year accounted for 18.7% of Lithuania's total tobacco product market, down by 9.6 percentage points year-on-year. If these cigarettes had been purchased legally, the government would have raised around 66 million euros in addition
Jun 17, 2016 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Jun 17, 2016 21:31
28.9% of them were contraband cigarettes, which is the lowest level in the past five year, according to a study carried out by AC Nielsen... 66.8% of the contraband cigarettes smuggled into the country come from Belarus, while 29.8% from Russia.
Feb 5, 2015 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Feb 5, 2015 19:09
Even though law enforcement institutions intercepted nearly ten million illegal tobacco products in 2012 than they did in 2011, which is an impressive achievement on its own, the legal tobacco market dropped from 67.9% to 64.7% in 2012, as noted by SIA Ph
Feb 12, 2013 Baltic News Network GmbH (at)
added Feb 18, 2013 07:04
A total of 22 cardboard boxes full of cigarettes were found during a customs check on a train at the Indra checkpoint. The illegal tobacco products were hidden under a shipment of coal. Authorities found and confiscated 220,000 pieces of cigarettes.
Jan 7, 2013 Focus English News (bg)
added Jan 8, 2013 18:29
Research on addictions conducted in 2011 by the Preventive Medicine Center hass 40% of Latvia's inhabitants saying that they smoke at least one cigarette a day.
Sep 25, 2012 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Sep 25, 2012 12:43
Aug 1, 2011 PR Insider (at)
added Jul 31, 2011 00:00
“The initiated changes to the Law on Restrictions Regarding Sale, Advertising and Use of Tobacco Products will create serious losses for petrol stations in rural regions, pushing them ever closer to ruin,” – AS Virši-A Chairman Janis Riekstins says.
Apr 3, 2013 Baltic News Network GmbH (at)
added Apr 3, 2013 10:15
illegal cigarettes make up 22.6% of total consumption in Latvia, according to KPMG auditor company’s European-wide SUN 2016 survey, cites LETA/BNS.
Jul 5, 2017 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Jul 5, 2017 16:16
the illegal cigarette market in Latvia is at around 30% at the moment, ... Most of the contraband cigarette are smuggled in from Belarus – 66.9%, followed by Russia – 29.8%, Kyrgysztan – 1%, Lithuania – 0.4%. The contraband cigarettes from Belarus are
Oct 6, 2015 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Oct 6, 2015 16:50
The Latvian Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights and Public Affairs Committee approved the proposal to impose criminal liability against parents who smoke near children. The proposal was initiated from the Latvian Society of Physicians.
Apr 18, 2013 Pravda Online
added Apr 18, 2013 11:22