Headlines Tagged with Russia — 1,804 headlines found
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
Jan 21, 2013 Pravda Online
added Jan 21, 2013 12:00
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.
Oct 16, 2012 Reuters
added Oct 16, 2012 10:18
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?
Oct 10, 2012 Crooks & Liars (blog)
added Oct 12, 2012 16:25
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
Oct 11, 2012 Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 11, 2012 15:49
An investigation into Republican Mitt Romney's Bain Capital tobacco work has found that the consulting firm helped Philip Morris, which is America's leading cigarette manufacturer, increase its revenues in the U.S., and aided two other tobacco titans as t
Oct 9, 2012 Newstrack India (in)
added Oct 10, 2012 05:29
Officials plan to tighten up the rules on duty-free allowances for cigarettes and alcohol on Estonia's border with Russia.
Oct 8, 2012 Estonian Public Broadcasting [Eesti Rahvusringhääling] (ee)
added Oct 9, 2012 03:10
This does not bode well for the tobacco companies considering that Russia is one of their largest markets
Sep 5, 2012 Trefis
added Sep 6, 2012 02:25
May 21, 2012 Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added May 21, 2012 05:58
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