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[Africa, Morocco] Cigarettes Prices to Rise in Next Six Months

The parliament has approved a bill presented by the Finance Committee of the House of Representatives to raise taxes on the importation of certain cigarette brands. The new law is set to be implemented within the next six months. The legislation will lea
Morocco World News (ma)
added May 9, 2017 21:22
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Morocco: The collapse of the vaping business

Morocco is one of the countries where smoking prevalence is the highest (41%) with an estimated 7 million smokers among which half a million is under 18 years old, leading to a 18% of smokers between 15 and 18 years old.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 3, 2017 03:24
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[Africa, Morocco] Moroccans Smoked 13.8 Billion Cigarettes in 2016

The Sale of tobacco in Morocco has seen a substantial increase during 2016, reaching 13.8 billion cigarettes and an increase of 9.8 percent compared to the previous year. 2016 was a highly profitable year for tobacco companies in Morocco as the number of
Morocco World News (ma)
added Jan 15, 2017 19:36
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[Africa, Morocco] Rabat-Kenitra Tobacco Merchants On Strike, No Marlboros Until New Year’s Day

Tobacco merchants in the Rabat-Kenitra region have decided to go on strike from December 26 until January 1, 2017. The strike was initiated by the National Union of Merchants and Professionals against the popular Marlboro Phillip Morris cigarette brand.
Morocco World News (ma)
added Dec 28, 2016 23:23
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[Africa, Morocco] Tabac : British American Tobacco saisit le Conseil de la concurrence [Smoking: British American Tobacco before the Council of Competition]

Having repeatedly expressed its dissatisfaction with the approval procedure for new brands and references of tobacco products adopted by the Prices and Competition Commission under the Ministry of General Affairs and Governance, British American Tobacco h
La Vie Eco (ma)
added Oct 21, 2015 13:52
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[Africa] Cuban Tobacco Factory to Open New Plant in Morocco

The Economist, in its September 21st edition, reported that Habanos is preparing to implement the first factory for the manufacture of tobacco products in the Casablanca region. According to the same source, the company scheduled to launch in December 2
Morocco World News (ma)
added Sep 21, 2015 20:59
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[Africa] Morocco to Increase Cigarettes Prices in January

a request has been submitted to the Ministry of General Affairs by the Moroccan company of tobacco (SMT), a subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco, in order to increase the prices of cigarette brands most consumed by Moroccan smokers.... The increase is due to
Morocco World News (ma)
added Dec 8, 2014 14:43
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[Morocco] Moroccan Cleric Says Work in Tobacco Manufacturing Prohibited in Islam

Muslim scholar Dr. Ahmad Raisouni has issued a Fatwa prohibiting work in tobacco manufacturing companies. The fatwa was issued in response to a Moroccan citizen from Tangier‘s inquiry into whether he could accept a job offer with an Emirati tobacco compan
Morocco World News (ma)
added Dec 5, 2014 17:11
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Kh'LEEH: Morocco keeps welcoming the ‘influenza’ of cigarettes

it is obviously prohibited to smoke in most public places. However, most Moroccans refuse to abide by this law. Public health is deteriorating, while the government has been lenient in enforcing this law. By failing to enforce the law as written, the gov
Morocco World News (ma)
added Jun 3, 2014 11:55
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[Morocco] Time To Quit? For Smokers, Ramadan Is An Ordeal - And Opportunity

A look in Morocco, when an extra burden for those who can't indulge in their nicotine habit. But there may be a silver lining. . . . The holy month of Ramadan can be a positive gateway for smokers who want to break the habit. But does it work?
WorldCrunch (fr)
added Jul 29, 2012 17:51
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