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[Russia] ‘Smoker riots’ possible as cigarette prices rise again

At the end of his piece, which was largely devoted to matters other than tobacco, Eremenko said that the State Duma last week had approved a new increase in tobacco excise tax, the second in two years. Quoting a Kommersant newspaper story, he said that c
Tobacco Reporter
added Nov 19, 2014 15:56
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Smoke-free Sochi showcases Russia's tobacco control effort ($$)

n one important respect the event seems to be shaping into a resounding success: the XXII Olympic Winter ...
The Lancet (uk)
added Feb 16, 2014 18:14
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[Russia, UK] Is there death without tobacco?

the greatest success in the organization of smoking cessation aid was achieved in the UK. ... the organizer, Professor Evgeny Achkasov, stressed that a comprehensive program to promote healthy lifestyle, legislative measures to curb tobacco use, and effec
Pravda Online
added Nov 18, 2013 04:29
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How Russian lifestyles are affecting the nation's healthcare

a third of the Russian adult population currently smokes, compared with 25 per cent in the EU and 19 per cent in the US. Again, men make up the majority of the smoking population in Russia, with 46 per cent of Russian men saying they smoke compared with 2
PMLiVE (PM Group) (uk)
added Oct 7, 2013 17:30
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[Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine] Businessman worth $581M, Nahshon Nahshonov, Makes Donation to WWII Veterans

Nahshonov is a leader in the diamond industry and a key individual in the tobacco industry with his tobacco company "Marpela". These are only 2 examples of his accomplishments out of his impressive track record. Nahshonov is also the proud owner of a hote
PR Newswire
added May 13, 2013 14:52
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[Lithuania, Russia] Stubbing out Kaliningrad's illicit cigarette trade

In spite of the installation of increasingly sophisticated surveillance equipment, Lithuanian authorities are still struggling to eradicate a highly lucrative cross-border traffic in cigarettes with the neighbouring Russian exclave of Kaliningrad. Their
Presseurop.eu (fr)
added Sep 27, 2012 08:59
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Federal Fumbles: 100 Ways the Government Dropped the Ball: RUSSIAN CIGARETTES

TEAM: National Institutes of Health FUMBLE: $48,500 to study the history of tobacco use in Russia HOW TO RECOVER THE BALL: Utilize resources to provide greater public health outcomes
US Senator James Lankford (R-OK)
added Dec 1, 2015 01:50
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Most Russians Won't Make It to Their 71st Birthday, OECD Report Shows

Russia was among the countries with the highest percentage of male tobacco consumption, with roughly 45 percent of the male adult population smokers. High alcohol and tobacco consumption mean most Russians will never reach the age of 71, with the average
Moscow Times (ru)
added Nov 6, 2015 03:07
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[Russia] How Do People in Different Countries Spend Their Money?

Have you ever wondered how much money Russians spend on alcohol and tobacco compared to the rest of the world?... Today’s data visualization from The Economist shows how much people in households around the world allocate to different expenses...
Visual Capitalist (ca)
added Sep 17, 2015 17:47
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[Africa, India, Russia] BULLETIN Day 4 (PDF)

the Article 17 & 18 working group report poses a serious threat to the integrity of Article 5.3 and will give tobacco manufacturers and their agents a guaranteed back door to tobacco control policy discussions, if guiding principle 2 is adopted in its pr
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 15, 2014 20:43
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