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Factbox: U.S. companies with exposure to Russia

Philip Morris International (PM.N) has been among foreign companies with exposure to Russia’s tobacco market. The company’s sales exposure to Russia is 7 percent, according to a note from Goldman Sachs.
Reuters
added Aug 12, 2018 02:29
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Russia Issued $1M in Fines for Breaking Smoking Laws

Russia’s consumer protection watchdog said it fined more than 5,100 tobacco users, salespeople and retailers a total of 70 million rubles ($1 million) in the first six months of 2018...health officials have warned that electronic cigarettes serve as a ga
Moscow Times (ru)
added Aug 11, 2018 15:23
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Bill banning snuff and chewing tobacco reaches Russia’s State Duma

The Rostov Region’s lawmakers have submitted to the lower house of Russian parliament a bill banning the sale of snuff and chewing tobacco, according to the State Duma database. Current legislation bans wholesale and retail distribution only of naswar an
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Aug 10, 2018 15:22
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[Russia] Fines for anti-tobacco law violations amount to $1 mln in first half of 2018

Over 5,100 offenders were fined, the statement reads. Since November 2013, about 70,000 violators including 9,500 companies have been subjected to administrative liability, according to Rospotrebnadzor. Ban on smoking in public, in particular in govern
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added Aug 10, 2018 15:21
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Grand to the end: The Russian mafia bosses buried in strange, lavish tombs

Barsegov is said to have been linked to criminal kingpins... His likeness, along with a marbled Mercedes car, intricate stone-sculpted busts, towering, hand-etched portraits of businessmen smoking cigarettes and other equally extravagant tombstones, loom
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jul 29, 2018 19:47
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[Russia] Magomedov changes 5 cells unhappy with no TV and smoker as cellmate

One of the reasons the businessman has to move so often is the fact that he does not like the prison conditions, such as no TV and a smoker as a cellmate. However, the Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN) named a different reason for the moves, saying on
Crime Russia (hk)
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56
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[Russia] Ministry of Health suggests collecting environmental fee from cigarette makers

The Ministry of Health has set an objective to have reduced the percentage of smokers in Russia to 25% by 2022.
AK&M Information Agency (ru)
added Jul 6, 2018 02:23
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[Europe, Spain] Spanish Police Capture Key Members of Russia's `Thieves in Law'

“This group of Armenian criminals that has been caught is simply the largest and most dangerous group in Europe right now,”... The group operated a network to smuggle contraband tobacco produced in Ukraine and Poland and distributed in France, Italy and
Bloomberg News
added Jul 5, 2018 22:43
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[Russia] Flamboyant nationalist leader calls for ban on 'tobacco-smoking monuments'

The head of Russia’s Liberal Democratic Party has called for rather radical measures to fight tobacco addiction that include a complete ban on public demonstrations of smoking, including statues and monuments. Vladimir Zhirinovsky issued this comment aft
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:46
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[UK] SMOKING HOT England Wags party into early hours at World Cup in Russia with shisha, champers and shots

WIVES and girlfriends of the England stars painted the town red as they indulged in booze, desserts and shisha... Harry Maguire's girlfriend, Fern Hawkins, and Rebekah treated herself to a shisha pipe that was shared around the group. Rebekah kept all h
The Sun (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:04
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