Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,423 headlines found
In a long-awaited report that will be debated by member states at a meeting in October in Moscow, the United Nations health agency also voiced concern at the concentration of the $3 billion market in the hands of transnational tobacco companies.
Aug 27, 2014 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Aug 27, 2014 02:30
Imperial Tobacco has blamed stagnating sales growth on the activities of the Islamic State and other militant groups, as well as the policies of the Russian government.
Aug 19, 2014 IBTimes (uk)
added Aug 19, 2014 16:20
number of smokers in Russia has dropped 6 percent since the country adopted a strong tobacco control legislation last year. The opinion poll shows that that the percentage of smokers has decreased from 41 to 35 percent in the past year.
Aug 12, 2014 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 12, 2014 11:43
The number of smokers in Russia has dropped 6 percent since the country adopted a stringent package of anti-tobacco legislation last year, a new poll has revealed. ... only a third of the country's smokers have made an effort to respect the new ban on sm
Aug 7, 2014 Moscow Times
added Aug 7, 2014 13:49
The picketers said multinational companies were controlling over 90% of the Russian tobacco market and the Russian budget was losing about 500 billion roubles annually from low excise duties on tobacco. Roman Plyuta, head of the Orthodox Union public org
Aug 4, 2014 ITAR-TASS (ru)
added Aug 5, 2014 00:31
The tobacco king Sergey Katsiev sold his 48th floor Circle on Cavill penthouse for $3.2 million to a wealthy Australian investor. But he's $2.25 million out of pocket.... He has a $1.6 billion tobacco fortune, according to Forbes magazine which says Kat
Jul 24, 2014 Property Observer (au)
added Jul 25, 2014 11:27
Nearly 20% of the world’s adult population smokes cigarettes, according to TobaccoAtlas.org. Smokers consumed nearly 5.9 trillion cigarettes in 2009 (the year for which the most recent data is available) — representing a 13% increase in cigarette consump
Jul 22, 2014 CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 22, 2014 12:38
“The law’s goal is not to catch and punish smokers but to demonstrate that smoking is a bad habit,” Vladimir Platonov ...“but I don’t see how a smoker can tolerate refraining from smoking in a long-distance train bound, say, for Vladivostok.”
Jul 21, 2014 ITAR-TASS (ru)
added Jul 21, 2014 12:33
RBTH takes a trip back in time to uncover the history of smoking in Russia and the changing attitudes to the habit - which often depended on whether the countryâ€™s ruler was a smoker or not.
Jun 7, 2014 Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jul 18, 2014 18:23
New study shows that most Russians support the anti-tobacco laws but donâ€™t think they will be effective.
Jul 17, 2014 Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jul 18, 2014 18:20