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[Russia] In Greece’s Thessaloniki, club owner who invaded pitch is king

In just six years, he acquired ...state tobacco company SEKAP... It was reported on Friday that Savvidis had sold his Russian tobacco conglomerate Donskoy Tabak, which includes SEKAP, to Japan Tobacco
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 19, 2018 17:56
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China takes millions in aid from the UK, then hands it to... Russia

A £133,584 grant for the project was handed over by the publicly funded Medical Research Council in 2015-16 to scientists at Sun Yat-Sen University for a study into smoking habits. It included 400 workers being given ‘intensive tobacco-related education’
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 18, 2018 02:38
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Japan Tobacco to buy Russian tobacco group Donskoy in $1.6 bln deal

Japan Tobacco (2914.T) has agreed to buy Russia’s Donskoy Tabak for about 90 billion rubles ($1.56 billion) to strengthen its leading position in the world’s third-largest tobacco market
Reuters
added Mar 17, 2018 19:00
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Japan Tobacco Buys Russian Cigarette Maker for $1.6 Billion

Japan Tobacco Inc. agreed to buy Russia’s Donskoy Tabak for 90 billion rubles ($1.6 billion), strengthening its leading position in the country as competition from cigarette alternatives erodes its domestic market share. Donskoy Tabak has a 7 percent s
Bloomberg News
added Mar 16, 2018 20:38
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UPDATE 1-Japan Tobacco to buy Russian tobacco group Donskoy in $1.6 bln deal

With about 7 percent of the market, Donskoy Tabak is the fourth-biggest tobacco company in Russia with brands such as Donskoy Tabak, Kiss and Play. Russia’s multi-billion dollar tobacco market, dominated by foreign groups, has come under pressure in re
Reuters
added Mar 16, 2018 15:00
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Russia to Regulate Vaping Products Differently Than Tobacco Products

The Russian government has “taken the initiative to separate these devices into a separate category because they are radically different from traditional cigarettes and tobacco”, announced Minister Denis Manturov. This motion will be commended by many pub
Vaping Post (ch)
added Mar 14, 2018 16:30
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Putin claims credit for healthier Russia as vodka intake falls

Life expectancy has risen to 73 years, up from just under 65 in 2003, a pace among the fastest in the world, Mr Putin said at his state of the nation speech... “Healthy people and healthy habits... Smoking and drinking have fallen sharply, following gover
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 13, 2018 16:16
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[Russia] Greece Suspends Soccer League Following Pitch Invasion

a soccer team owner walked onto field while armed with a gun....Savvidis, who took over PAOK in 2012, is a Russian-Greek businessman born in Georgia during the Soviet era who made his money with the privatization of a cigarette factory in southern Russia
U.S. News & World Report
added Mar 12, 2018 15:13
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[UK] Britain ON ALERT: ‘Russia plans to poison 7 MORE spies’… using E-CIGARETTES

Former KGB major Boris Karpichkov ... he reveals he has been warned to watch for terrifying weapons disguised as e-cigarettes but which conceal deadly nerve gas.
Daily Star (uk)
added Mar 12, 2018 14:55
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[UK] Russian spy claims he is on hit-list of EIGHT targets he says Vladimir Putin wants dead

In a terrifying development, Karpich­kov says he has been warned to watch for weapons disguised as e-cigarettes but which conceal deadly nerve gas. He tells the Sunday People bluntly: “I’m 59. But I’m not ­optimistic about seeing 60.”
The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 10, 2018 23:44
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