Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,586 headlines found
Russia's competition watchdog FAS has blocked food retailer Dixy Group's (DIXY.MM) bid to buy a controlling stake in tobacco and spirits chain Bristol.
Nov 13, 2015 Reuters
added Nov 14, 2015 02:17
As a result of an increase in excise duties and the weakening of the ruble, the prices of foreign cigarettes in Russia have gone up by 20 percent over the past year, the RBC newspaper reported Tuesday. An average pack of foreign-brand cigarettes cost 85
Nov 10, 2015 Moscow Times
added Nov 10, 2015 17:02
They shrug off the risks, exhale cigarette smoke and talk about destiny. “Russia is dangerous and not safe either,” said Svetlana Golobitz, a pediatrician from St. Petersburg sucking on a cigarette just outside the terminal gate. “You can have an acciden
Nov 4, 2015 New York Times
added Nov 7, 2015 15:40
Russia was among the countries with the highest percentage of male tobacco consumption, with roughly 45 percent of the male adult population smokers. High alcohol and tobacco consumption mean most Russians will never reach the age of 71, with the average
Nov 4, 2015 Moscow Times
added Nov 6, 2015 03:07
[Armenia, Eastern Europe, Russia] EEU member states to harmonize excise taxes on alcohol and tobacco products
Members of the Russia-led Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) will adopt a decision before the end of 2015 to harmonize excise duties on alcohol and tobacco products, Timur Suleimenov, a Eurasian Economic Commission minister for finance policies, told a Eurasia
Oct 22, 2015 ARKA NEWS AGENCY (am)
added Oct 22, 2015 19:00
According to the new regulations, specialized areas for smoking may be established at the entrances of multi-apartment buildings and at the long-haul ships. These areas would require special signs, ashtrays and lighting during nighttime.
Oct 14, 2015 Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Oct 14, 2015 13:14
The chief of Ukraine’s Presidential Administration Boris Lozhkin is backing a Russian tobacco monopolist. Lozhkin openly supports the Russian tobacco company Megapolis, which monopolized 90 percent of tobacco product sales in Ukraine under former Preside
Oct 9, 2015 Examiner.com (National)
added Oct 9, 2015 20:53
Russian food retailer Dixy (DIXY.MM) said on Wednesday it may end up scrapping a planned deal to take a controlling stake in tobacco and spirits chain Bristol.
Sep 30, 2015 Reuters
added Oct 1, 2015 08:49
The government has opposed plans to renew sales of cigarettes at Russia's newsstands, despite the pleading of print media editors who hoped tobacco would lure more people to kiosks and boost newspaper sales, the Kommersant daily reported Wednesday.
Sep 23, 2015 Moscow Times
added Sep 23, 2015 15:12
Contraband cigarettes account for 17.4% of Estonia's tobacco market, market research firm Nielsen's latest so-called empty pack study indicates, LETA/Delfi Ärileht reports... Russia is still the largest source of cigarettes without tax stamps (50.1%), fo
Sep 22, 2015 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Sep 22, 2015 18:51