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[Finland] Stricter cigarette import laws see spike in overnight stays in Russia

Tobacco tourists heading to Russia are setting up with mobile homes and caravans, according to Customs officials, after new legislation that took effect in mid-August requires Finns to spend at least 24 hours outside Finland before they can import tobacc
YLE24 (fi)
added Oct 25, 2016 19:17
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[Russia, Ukraine] Власть взяла контрабанда [Authorities took smuggling]

One of the important issues: how to ensure the performance and marketing of "Hamad" plant, which was before the war and is currently the market leader in counterfeit tobacco? "Hamad" manufactures and supplies a whole range of products, ranging from the c
Novaya Gazeta (ru)
added Nov 2, 2016 21:48
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[Russia] FTSE hit by utility and tobacco sell-off

fears about higher tobacco taxes put an end to this week's rally in the FTSE 100....British American Tobacco (BATS) and Imperial Brands (IMB) fell on reports that Russia may raise cigarette taxes by 10% next year. Both companies sell products in the count
Stock Market Wire (uk)
added Oct 5, 2016 21:35
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[Russia] THE TIMES Don’t be fooled by the lovable, new-look hipster Stalin

But by far the funniest, and most chilling, advert put out by Russia’s rebranded Communist Party this week shows Stalin puffing on an e-cigarette and urging: “Keep up to date, comrades”. It’s worth recalling that Stalin smoked Herzegovina Flor, a Javan
The Australian (au)
added Sep 17, 2016 15:35
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Revolutionary Russian filters use light to purify air

People everywhere grapple with exhaust fumes and carbon monoxide, toxic household and industrial organic compounds, tobacco smoke... Thanks to a surface treated with a high concentration of chemically active radicals, nanocrystalline titanium dioxide wor
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added Sep 9, 2016 16:34
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[Russia] Be brighter, put out the lighter

the inclusion of an intertitle with the public service advertisement “Smoking is injurious to health"...The IP Court confirmed...that public service advertisements shown before audiovisual works including a tobacco product or the process of smoking during
Lexology (uk)
added Sep 8, 2016 03:09
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[Finland, Russia] Import loopholes in new tobacco law

As of Monday, travelers will be required to have had a minimum stay of 24 hours in Russia before being eligible to bring duty-free cigarettes into Finland from that country. While customs officials will be observing the new rule, they also say that some
YLE24 (fi)
added Aug 13, 2016 17:40
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[Finland, Russia] Tougher tobacco rules may spark housing disputes

Tobacco Act takes effect on August 15. Most of the changes are part of the EU's Tobacco Products Directive of 2014.... The most controversial clause... will likely be those making it easier for housing companies and associations to block smoking on balcon
YLE24 (fi)
added Aug 2, 2016 21:30
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VLADIMIR PUTIN’S RED SCARE? INSIDE RUSSIA’S RESURGENT COMMUNIST PARTY

Among other things, on its platform this fall is the nationalization of natural resources, as well as the state takeover of the tobacco and alcohol industries to finance more social spending.
Newsweek
added Aug 1, 2016 01:05
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Donald Trump's Long History of Trying (and Failing) to Do Business in Russia

Trump wasn't deterred. In 1996, five years after the Soviet Union had crumbled, he tried to partner with the US tobacco company Brooke Group to build a hotel in Moscow.
Mother Jones Magazine
added Jul 28, 2016 18:37
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