Headlines Tagged with Poland — 313 headlines found
The Polish Chamber of Commerce (PIH) has warned that the directive could eliminate one-third of Poland's tobacco market. As much as 40 percent of all menthol cigarettes in the EU are made in Poland.
Jan 2, 2013 Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added Jan 3, 2013 05:00
Polish tobacco growers and cigarette manufacturers are sending a letter to PM Tusk, Monday, calling for the government to oppose new EU plans to ban menthol and 'slim' cigarette sales.
Dec 17, 2012 Polskie Radio (pl)
added Dec 17, 2012 18:34
At a meeting planned for next Wednesday EU Commissioners are expected to adopt a new tobacco directive bill. The new regulations may turn out to be catastrophic for the Polish economy, since they could reduce the Polish tobacco market by 40 percent, cutt
Dec 14, 2012 Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added Dec 14, 2012 13:13
In the period 2004-2011, chiming in with Poland's accession to the EU, the export of cigarettes has risen by some 1200 percent. Poland, which is the second biggest tobacco producer in the EU, currently exports cigarettes to 72 countries across the globe
Nov 27, 2012 Polskie Radio (pl)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:38
Polish authorities enforced a European arrest warrant and captured 57-year-old Klein, of Lubomierz, Poland, and ordered his extradition to the UK. Yesterday, he was sentenced at Nottingham Crown Court to two years and six months.
Nov 3, 2012 This is Nottingham (Nottingham Evening Post) (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:41
EU directives to changes in cigarette packaging and sale will hit Polish Treasury coffers, says Poland's National Association of Tobacco Producers.
Sep 18, 2012 Polskie Radio (pl)
added Sep 20, 2012 14:29
The Ministry of Finance has announced that excise duties on tobacco products are due to rise by 5 percent on 1 January.
Sep 20, 2012 Polskie Radio (pl)
added Sep 20, 2012 08:59
This illegal trade is driven by the enormous price differentials for cigarettes in the EU and its Eastern Neighborhood - a pack of smokes can cost less than 1 euro in Ukraine, 5 euros in Germany and Â£7.50 in the United Kingdom.
Aug 8, 2012 Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:45
Lighting up: Fernando Santos can’t resist a cigarette during training
Jun 22, 2012 London Evening Standard (uk)
added Jun 22, 2012 08:49
Greece coach Fernando Santos will devise his tactical master plan to upset Germany in the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 in a cloud of smoke after stating on Thursday that he thinks clearer when puffing away on a cigarette.
Jun 21, 2012 Reuters
added Jun 21, 2012 20:33