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Russia could be the "big prize" for wine sector claims tobacco chief

Speaking at the recent Wine Vision conference in London, Johnstone shared BAT’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 (William Reed Business Media Ltd) (uk)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:44

VIDEO: Smoking to become expensive in Russia

a hundred rubles, or three US dollars, a new bill of the Health Ministry ... smokers now find it difficult to find a place where they can poison themselves ... can pin their hopes on Russia's obligations to the member countries of the Customs Union.
You Tube
added Jul 24, 2013 14:31

VASILENKOV: Russian smokers to live in ghettos?

The lack of a ban on smoking is a violation of the rights of people, especially people with asthma and allergies, and of course, children. The objections of smokers, no matter how famous, are ungrounded, and the State Duma has not violated any of their ri
Pravda Online
added May 1, 2013 11:06

The Russian Smoking Ban: Will It Snuff Out Big Tobacco Profits?

Tobacco stocks have been a great investment precisely because they were cheap and no one wanted them. But you can't make that argument today. In fact, if anything they have become trendy.
added Mar 8, 2013 17:12

What's The Impact Of Russia's Anti-Smoking Law On Philip Morris?

ssia’s population is just around 10% of China, but it is the world’s second largest tobacco market after China. Hence, the law is bad news for international tobacco companies like Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM), British American Tobacco Plc (B
added Feb 6, 2013 19:58

E-cigarettes and cigarette-looking chewing gum to be banned in Russia

Lawmakers propose to amend the recently passed law "On protection of public health from exposure to tobacco smoke" to strengthen the measures to combat smoking and promotion of tobacco products. The ban will embrace the use and imitation of tobacco produ
Pravda Online
added Jan 21, 2013 12:00

[Russia] Smoking after 2015: Expensive and not in fashion

Medvedev says that this law provides for a gradual introduction of a smoking ban in restaurants, cafes, and other commercial outlets ahead of January 1st, 2015. And this will be done in a civilized way as part of the Convention on Tobacco Control of the W
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Oct 31, 2012 20:06

Russia FinMin sees 10 pct alcohol, tobacco tax hikes from 2016

Russia's Finance Ministry proposes to raise excise duties on alcohol and tobacco at a slower pace after 2015 compared to the planned rate for the next three years, the Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Shatalov said on Tuesday.
added Oct 16, 2012 10:18

Mitt Romney Lined His Pockets Pimping Big Tobacco In Russia

Here's a question to ponder: If one belongs to a religion that bans smoking, should one participate in helping tobacco companies profit from emerging markets? Is there a moral question that has to be answered before undertaking that project?
Crooks & Liars (blog)
added Oct 12, 2012 16:25

[Russia] Jason Linkins: Mitt Romney's Bain & Company Timeline: Let's Get It Straight, Shall We?

She caps it off thusly: "Perhaps Cherkis and Carter have direct evidence that Mitt was actually controlling things while she was nominally in charge, but if so, I don't think they made it clear in the article." Well, golly, let's make it all clear, then
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 11, 2012 15:49
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