Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,743 headlines found
Polls show there is 90 per cent compliance and 80 per cent approval of the new laws...It is the fact that the tobacco industry in Russia is 95 per cent foreign that has made smoking a relatively easy target...the anti-smoking movement is still heavily fun
Mar 24, 2016 Prospect Magazine (uk)
added Mar 24, 2016 16:19
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
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 (ru)
added Sep 23, 2015 15:12
As the new public smoking ban in Russia to came into effect on Sunday, lawmakers also submitted a new draft law hiking the minimum price on cigarettes in the latest bid to change the country’s attitude to smoking. The new law would see a 41-percent incr
Jun 4, 2014 St. Petersburg Times (ru)
added Jun 4, 2014 21:12
A Lithuanian self-made drone detained in Russia’s westernmost Kaliningrad region last week was used for smuggling cigarettes into Russia, Oleg Dzhurayev, the press service chief of the Kaliningrad border department of the Russian Federal Security service
May 14, 2014 TASS (ru)
added May 15, 2014 22:59
Russian teenagers are quitting cigarettes - only to inadvertently get hooked on chewing tobacco, it seems. Russia has banned the sale of nas or nasvai - tobacco mixed with slaked lime and wood ash to form a pellet that, when held under the tongue, packs
Oct 16, 2013 BBC Online
added Oct 16, 2013 15:48
The report provides in-depth quantitative data on retail tobacco and tobacco products packaging, covering key segmentations such as pack material and type, closure material and type, and outer information, for the latest financial year (current year) and
Feb 26, 2013 SBWire
added Feb 27, 2013 10:53
Smoking is ubiquitous in Russia, with 70% of men and 26% of women lighting up regularly. Now Vladimir Putin has signed a ban into law – but will anyone obey it?
Feb 25, 2013 The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 25, 2013 23:35
Russia’s State Duma is due to hold the third reading of the Ministry of Health's draft law entitled "On Protection of Public Health from the Effects of Tobacco Consumption." The bill was passed on its first reading in late December.
Jan 21, 2013 Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jan 21, 2013 16:19
The "anti-tobacco" bill should be submitted to the Russian government in August, the Russian health minister's press officer Oleg Salagai said.
Aug 6, 2012 Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:35