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[Israel, Palestine] West Bank cigarette prices expected to increase

Cigarette prices in the West Bank are expected to rise slightly after Israel brought up prices by 0.28 shekels per pack, a Palestinian Finance Ministry official said. Bandi Dahdah, who is in charge of custom tax department, told Ma'an Saturday that Pales
Ma'an News Agency (ps)
added Jan 4, 2014 13:24
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[Palestine] Yassar Arafat and the Radioactive Cigarette

Last week, the body of the late Palestinian leader Yassar Arafat was exhumed and tissue samples taken to be tested for signs of poisoning by the radioactive element polonium-210. As I wrote then, rumors have circulated since Arafat died in 2004 that thi
Wired
added Dec 6, 2012 14:29
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[Israel, Palestine] Palestinian tobacco business faces threat

PA begins clamping down on farmers who package and sell hand-rolled cigarettes around the villages, accusing them of smuggling; some workers arrested
Ynetnews (il)
added Jul 20, 2013 14:05
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[Palestine] Financial Statements of Jerusalem Cigarette Co. for the First Half of 2012

The Palestine Exchange (PEX) received the reviewed interim condensed financial statements from Jerusalem Cigarette Company ( JCC ). PEX disclosure rules give all PEX listed companies 45 days to report their first half interim financial statements as revi
Zawya.com (ae)
added Aug 16, 2012 22:11
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[Palestine] Palestinian tobacco faces threat from crackdown on black economy

Tobacco production and other parts of the rural economy, which have long eluded formal government regulation, are coming under the radar of the Palestinian Authority (PA) as it seeks to bolster its revenues and alleviate a massive debt burden. In recent
Reuters
added Jun 20, 2013 20:07
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[Palestine, Maryland, New York] Ocean City cigarette smuggling ring had ties to terror groups, police say

The Palestinian immigrant and his brother lived next door to each other in homes in West Ocean City, over the years opening a number of businesses throughout the area -- three pizza shops, a Mexican restaurant, a liquor store, gas stations, and developm
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 17, 2013 23:44
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[Egypt, Palestine] Israel navy targets Gaza-bound tobacco boats

Two Palestinians were wounded on Wednesday when Israeli navy vessels destroyed two Gaza-bound boats smuggling cigarettes and tobacco from Egypt, Palestinian and Israeli sources said.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 26, 2014 14:15
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[Palestine] Customs official: PA raises cigarette prices

The tax increase will mean a 2-2.5 NIS price increase on local and international brands of cigarettes.
Ma'an News Agency (ps)
added Jul 30, 2012 15:20
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[Asia, Palestine] Report: Palestinian Women Smuggling Huge Quantities of Cheap Tobacco From Jordan

The amount of tobacco being smuggled from Jordan into Palestine is “much bigger” than the amount being stopped by PA customs, according to a Palestinian official. “Women mostly are the ones who are carrying out the smuggling,” Mohammed Rabih, an assistan
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Aug 31, 2015 20:49
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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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