Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,328 headlines found
The battle against smoking, at the state level, is starting to show results. This year, the tobacco market has declined by more than 5 percent. New increased excise taxes should enhance this effect.
Dec 5, 2013 Russia & India Report (ru)
added Dec 5, 2013 14:10
Philip Morris International Inc and Japan Tobacco Inc are buying 20 percent stakes for $750 million each in Russian distributor Megapolis, strengthening their grip on the world's No. 2 cigarette market after China.
Dec 4, 2013 Reuters
added Dec 4, 2013 13:32
Philip Morris International Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire a 20% Interest in Russian Megapolis Group
agreement to acquire a 20% equity interest in Megapolis Distribution BV, the holding company of CJSC TK Megapolis (“Megapolis”), PMI’s distributor in Russia. The purchase price of $750 million excludes an additional payment of up to $100 million which is
Dec 4, 2013 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Dec 4, 2013 12:52
Speaking at the recent Wine Vision conference in London, Johnstone shared BATâ€™s experiences and lessons in tobacco retailing in Russia and Eastern Europe at Wine Vision and said there was much the wine and drinks industry could learn from its experienc
Dec 4, 2013 Harpers.co.uk (William Reed Business Media Ltd) (uk)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:44
Philip Morris International Inc. extended its decline into a second day, falling the most in five months after a crimped profit outlook prompted Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to cut its rating on the shares to neutral. The stock fell 3 percent to $86.60 at t
Nov 21, 2013 Bloomberg News
added Nov 23, 2013 18:13
the greatest success in the organization of smoking cessation aid was achieved in the UK. ... the organizer, Professor Evgeny Achkasov, stressed that a comprehensive program to promote healthy lifestyle, legislative measures to curb tobacco use, and effec
Nov 18, 2013 Pravda Online
added Nov 18, 2013 04:29
But with more than 60 per cent of Russian men continuing to enjoy a cigarette, will the new move help them kick the habit? VoR's Dasha Chernyshova reports from Moscow.
Nov 16, 2013 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Nov 16, 2013 13:52
Russia is following the example of the United States in cracking down on smokers and the tobacco industry. More laws regulating where a person is allowed to smoke and the fines imposed on those who break the law are going into effect today. Host Ric Young
Nov 15, 2013 Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:01
Smoking at the workplaces, in the territory of educational institutions, cultural establishments, sport and healthcare facilities, dwellings, railway stations and airports will be punished by a fine of 500 - 1.500 rubles ($46), Timchenko said.
Nov 15, 2013 Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Nov 16, 2013 01:59
Russians now face fines for smoking in public places, including near metro stations and airports, under new amendments to a broad anti-tobacco law that came into force Friday.
Nov 15, 2013 RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Nov 16, 2013 01:58