Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,601 headlines found
The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) had a good year’s start by carrying out, between December 2015 and January 2016, several operations in Greece, Russia, Germany and Spain that led to a total seizure of more than 75 million cigarettes. During an enqu
Feb 6, 2016 New Europe
added Feb 6, 2016 22:10
Steep declines in the Russian ruble have dealt a blow to Japan Tobacco's earnings, as the global cigarette company does a brisk business in the country and surrounding region. With its overseas operating profit falling nearly 10%, the company's vulnerabil
Feb 5, 2016 Nikkei Inc. (jp)
added Feb 5, 2016 14:19
the tobacco industry lobbying group Tabakprom and the Council for the Development of the Tobacco Industry have come out against... The system would require the attachment of Radio Frequency Identification tags to each cigarette pack. The lobbyists said t
Jan 22, 2016 Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 25, 2016 13:48
Jan 24, 2016 BuzzFeed
added Jan 25, 2016 12:58
Megapolis-Ukraine (Ternopil), the largest wholesale tobacco trader, has said that actions to block its operation are a planned campaign to destabilize it with the further illegal seizure of the company.
Jan 14, 2016 Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Jan 14, 2016 13:02
Hundreds of activists in several Ukrainian cities blockaded on Tuesday the cigarette distribution centres owned by a Russian tycoon with alleged links to ousted pro-Moscow president Viktor Yanukovych. Ukrainian lawmaker Sergiy Vystotskiy said the protest
Jan 12, 2016 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 12, 2016 18:14
Activists in the cities of Lviv, Kyiv, Rivne, Ternopil and two cities in Volyn Oblast announced a blockade of warehouses widely thought to be owned by Russia's largest tobacco distributor at 5 a.m. on Jan. 12.
Jan 12, 2016 Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jan 12, 2016 18:13
A complete ban on the import of products from Russia is now in effect in Ukraine. The embargo applies to a wide range of goods including meat, milk, tea, beer and cigarettes.
Jan 11, 2016 New Europe
added Jan 11, 2016 15:30
As for censorship, I kept expecting it and not finding it. The little restrictions I did encounter concerned the overall whitewashing of daily life typical for network TV (no swearing, no smoking, little alcohol)
Jan 10, 2016 New York Times
added Jan 8, 2016 01:27
This stems from the new excise tax on certain types of alcoholic beverages, cigarettes and gasoline.
Jan 5, 2016 International Supermarket News (uk)
added Jan 5, 2016 18:18