Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 622 headlines found
Central Bank Governor Erdem Basci warned last week that there would be a limited rise in January inflation due to tobacco price adjustments.
Feb 4, 2013 Reuters
added Feb 19, 2013 11:50
The contraband cigarettes were hidden in three minibuses which entered Bulgaria from Turkey one after the other.
Oct 8, 2012 Focus English News (bg)
added Oct 9, 2012 06:59
As a part of Cancer Week, which aims to raise awareness of the increase in cancer cases, Turkey's cancer map has been released. According to the map, Turkey's biggest problem is still smoking and smoking-related cancers. Professor Metin Ertem, the presid
Apr 5, 2018 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Apr 9, 2018 16:25
Just over 1 in 10 smokers (12%) had an illicit cigarette pack about 5 months after the final tax increase; this was most common in the East region of Turkey. Estimates are comparable to those in previous studies and do not indicate that an increase occur
Aug 24, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Aug 24, 2017 16:33
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.
Apr 13, 2017 New York Times
added Apr 13, 2017 17:13
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
Mar 20, 2017 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Mar 20, 2017 21:00
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
Nov 9, 2016 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Nov 10, 2016 01:04
Turkey’s social security body will not fund cancer treatment medicines for patients diagnosed with lung cancer who have ever had a smoking habit, according to a new regulation that went into effect on Feb. 3. The Social Security Institution’s (SGK) new
Feb 18, 2016 Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 18, 2016 19:48
No wonder his remarks on cigarettes triggered a new campaign among secular Turks to defy the smoking ban by smoking more cigarettes everywhere. You may find this campaign stupid, as smoking is very bad for your health. But a nanny state that dictates a wa
Feb 13, 2016 Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 13, 2016 21:31
Turkey will extend a smoking ban previously issued for indoor areas to outdoors, the Turkish health minister has announced, as President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan wages a large-scale war against the habit.
Feb 9, 2016 Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 9, 2016 23:22