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[Asia, Turkey] Turkish universities to ban sale of tobacco soon

Sale of tobacco-based products such as cigarettes will be banned from all university campuses in Turkey soon, Turkish health minister announced...Müezzinoğlu said: "We are removing sale of cigarettes from university campuses. There will be no more cigare
News.az
added Apr 20, 2016 15:33
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[Turkey] Turks smoking less, survey shows

Use of tobacco in Turkey has dropped to 27.1 percent of the population from 31.2 percent in four years, according to a recent survey by the Health Ministry
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:08
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[Turkey] Turkish man wears helmet-like head cage to quit smoking

a 42-year-old man in the western province of Kütahya has begun wearing a helmet-like wire cage on his head, locked on two sides. İbrahim Yücel, who is trying to kick a 26-year habit of smoking two packets of cigarettes per day, gives the keys of his hea
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 3, 2013 11:41
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[Turkey] Turkish Jan inflation rises on food, tobacco prices

Central Bank Governor Erdem Basci warned last week that there would be a limited rise in January inflation due to tobacco price adjustments.
Reuters
added Feb 19, 2013 11:50
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[Turkey] Bulgarian customs officers seize 1,5 million contraband cigarettes in suitcases

The contraband cigarettes were hidden in three minibuses which entered Bulgaria from Turkey one after the other.
Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 9, 2012 06:59
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[Turkey] Police raid ‘vape party’ in Istanbul, fine over 800 guests

detaining three organizers and handing administrative fines to all attendees for “smoking indoors,” which is officially banned in Turkey. After invitations for the “unlimited vape party” were posted on Facebook, police took the location on İstiklal Avenu
Hurriyet (tr)
added Sep 20, 2017 17:31
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Inside Turkey’s Purge

On April 16, Turks will vote on a referendum that would give the president vast powers...The government’s distribution of antismoking leaflets was stopped, as if the presence of the word “No” might exert subliminal influence on voters.
New York Times
added Apr 13, 2017 17:13
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[Turkey] At least 13 terrorists killed in counter-terror ops in past week

At least 13 terrorists were killed in anti-terror operations in southeastern Turkey over the past week...Security forces also confiscated over 720,000 packages of smuggled cigarettes
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Mar 20, 2017 21:00
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[Asia, Turkey] Smoking at work cause for dismissal

The Supreme Court of Appeals found a firm that fired a worker for smoking cigarettes in the restroom to be lawful, annulling a lower court's decision to reinstate the person. A laborer in the western province of Manisa was fired without compensation fro
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Nov 10, 2016 01:04
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Turkey’s consumer inflation rises on alcohol, cigarettes

Alcoholic beverages and tobacco prices rose to an annual 19.36 percent through July, compared with 12.80 percent in June... “The rise is mainly driven by the increase in unprocessed food and cigarette prices,” Finansbank said in a client note.
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 3, 2016 18:27
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