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Beer, Cigarettes and Gasoline to cost more in Russia

This stems from the new excise tax on certain types of alcoholic beverages, cigarettes and gasoline.
International Supermarket News (uk)
added Jan 5, 2016 18:18

Russian Smoking Crackdown Means Cigarettes Won't Return to Kiosks

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.
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
St. Petersburg Times (ru)
added Jun 4, 2014 21:12

Lithuanian drone detained in Russia last week was used for cigarette smuggling

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
TASS (ru)
added May 15, 2014 22:59

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
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