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[Europe, Poland] Polish tobacco industry to protest new EU menthol and slim cigarette ban

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.
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Dec 17, 2012 18:34
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[Europe, Poland] EC tobacco-products ban threat endangers Polish jobs

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
Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added Dec 14, 2012 13:13
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Cigarettes top Poland's exports

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
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:38
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[UK] Cigarette gang leader caught in Poland and jailed for two years

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.
This is Nottingham (Nottingham Evening Post) (uk)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:41
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[Europe, Poland] New EU smoking directive will cut treasury revenue, claims tobacco industry

EU directives to changes in cigarette packaging and sale will hit Polish Treasury coffers, says Poland's National Association of Tobacco Producers.
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Sep 20, 2012 14:29
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[Poland] Government to raise taxes on tobacco products

The Ministry of Finance has announced that excise duties on tobacco products are due to rise by 5 percent on 1 January.
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Sep 20, 2012 08:59
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[Czech Republic, Europe, Poland, Slovakia, Ukraine] Region: Zeroing in on border smuggling

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 £7.50 in the United Kingdom.
Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:45
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[Greece, Poland] Secret of Greek success . . . smoking

Lighting up: Fernando Santos can’t resist a cigarette during training
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Jun 22, 2012 08:49
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[Poland] Smoking helps me think, says Greece's Santos

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.
Reuters
added Jun 21, 2012 20:33
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[Europe, Poland, Ukraine] A tobacco-free EURO

The health of football is fans is the main objective behind UEFA's decision to ban the use, sale and promotion of tobacco in all stadiums during UEFA EURO 2012 in Poland and Ukraine.
UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) (ch)
added Jun 18, 2012 11:20
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