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A Former Trump Partner in a Failed Russia Deal Donated to his Inauguration

In the early 1980s, LeBow rose to fame as an investor, scooping up a diverse range of companies, including Western Union and Brigham's Ice Cream. But his most well-known investment might have been Liggett Tobacco, which led LeBow to other tobacco-related
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 21, 2017 17:51
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Russia's Dixy To Introduce Tobacco Shops In Moscow Stores

Russian retailer Dixy has announced a pilot project to reconfigure one of the checkout lanes in its stores into a shop selling tobacco and premium alcohol. The project has been launched in 15 Dixy outlets in Moscow, and the retailer says that product tu
ESM - The European Supermarket Magazine (ie)
added Apr 19, 2017 14:15
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Alcohol, tobacco consumption falls in 2016 in Russia

Moreover, tobacco consumption decreased by 39 percent among the adult population, it said....At the moment, Rospotrebnadzor is considering a new version of the anti-tobacco concept that equates e-cigarettes with the traditional ones.
Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 17, 2017 12:18
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[Armenia, Canada, Russia] Grand Tobacco cleared of any wrongdoing in Philip Morris lawsuit

The Armenian-Canadian Grand Tobacco Company had addressed the State Commission for Protection of Economic Competition of Armenia stating they encountered obstacles in selling their products in Russia.
Armenpress (Armenian News Agency) (am)
added Apr 13, 2017 11:13
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Why Tillerson has his hands full with Russian counterpart

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov...steps out of pitched discussions on issues like Iran, Ukraine and Syria for regular cigarette breaks. “He smokes like a chimney,” said Wade, the former Kerry aide.
Politico
added Apr 12, 2017 13:32
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[Russia] The Moscow Court dismisses Philip Morris Brands Sarl’s trademark case against Armenian Grand Tobacco

The Moscow City Arbitration Court has confirmed it’s rejected a bid by tobacco company Philip Morris Brands Sarl, a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, to sue the Armenian Grand Tobacco over “confusing similarity of packaging” between its product
Panorama.am (am)
added Apr 11, 2017 15:18
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[Georgia (Country), Russia] Inside the Uranium Underworld: Dark Secrets, Dirty Bombs

The potential source that most concerns investigators in Georgia is the region of Abkhazia, a Russian protectorate that broke away from Georgian control ... these regions often function as way stations for smugglers, allowing everything from guns and ciga
TIME Magazine
added Apr 9, 2017 18:26
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[Ukraine] Authorities search Russian-linked tobacco firm, Anti-Monopoly Committee ($$)

More than 1,000 employees of the National Police and Prosecutor General’s Office on March 30 searched the offices of Tedis Ukraine, the largest tobacco products distributor in Ukraine. The company is suspected of tax evasion, monopolization of the tobacc
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Apr 1, 2017 12:04
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[Russia, Ukraine] Ukrainian Antimonopoly Committee office raided by PGO

a tax evasion scheme and steps to take a large amount of money out of Ukraine through the Megapolis Ukraine LLC..., the owners of Megapolis Ukraine (currently TEDIS Ukraine) tobacco products distribution monopoly have in fact included Russian citizen Kes
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Apr 1, 2017 12:04
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[Russia, Ukraine] Ukrainian Tobacco Giant Suspected Of Helping Fund Separatists

Ukraine's Tedis Ukraine tobacco giant has been accused of tax evasion and financing Russia-backed separatists that control parts of the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov and Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko
Radio Free Europe
added Mar 31, 2017 23:32
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