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Russia: Teen ex-smokers 'hooked on chewing tobacco'

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
BBC Online
added Oct 16, 2013 15:48

The Future of Russia Tobacco and Tobacco Products Packaging to 2017 New Report

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
added Feb 27, 2013 10:53

(blog) How will Russians cope with the smoking ban?

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?
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 25, 2013 23:35

[Russia] New anti-smoking bill may attract China's illicit cigarette trade

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.
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Jan 21, 2013 16:19

[Russia] Health Ministry plans to submit anti-tobacco bill to govt in August

The "anti-tobacco" bill should be submitted to the Russian government in August, the Russian health minister's press officer Oleg Salagai said.
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:35

[Russia] BURGHARDT: Psychopathic Anti-Tobacco Killer!

The woman was on a rant of how cigarettes kill people and the tobacco vendor was therefore a murderer. The three of us kind of shook our heads and continued on our way when all of a sudden this woman reaches out and violently raps me across the forearm,
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jul 17, 2012 07:45

Russian Railways in Smoking Crackdown, Privatization Freeze

Russian Railways President Vladimir Yakunin told journalists in Sochi on Thursday that the company would work toward a total ban on smoking on suburban trains.
Moscow Times (ru)
added Jun 18, 2012 09:24

BAT to launch its HnB device in Russia

Glo, a direct competitor of PMI’s iQOS, is currently available in Canada, Japan, South Korea and Switzerland, making the Russian market the fifth in which its launched. Both Glo and iQOS, are battery operated smokeless alternatives to combustible cigaret
Vaping Post (ch)
added Oct 26, 2017 04:34

Ombudsman: Some 40% of all tobacco products sold in Russia are counterfeit

"According to most cautious estimates, the share of illegal products has already reached 35-40 percent, which deals a serious blow to the budget of the Russian Federation, not to mention the quality of the falsified products and the scope of illegal prod
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added May 25, 2017 01:19

Philip Morris reports 5.7% decline of Russian sales amid shrinking market

reported a 5.7% decline in sales on the Russian market in 2016, compared to 2015. In total, the company sold 79.65 million cigarettes in Russia last year, against 84.4 million in 2015. "For the full year, the estimated total cigarette market decreased by
TASS (ru)
added Feb 3, 2017 03:26
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