Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 622 headlines found
Today, the country with a high prevalence of smokers marks the seventh year since the most comprehensive smoking ban came into force. Figures show the ban, along with escalated taxes and free treatment for smokers, helped decrease smoking in the country.
Jul 19, 2016 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Jul 19, 2016 16:02
All this aside, let's entertain the idea that Erdogan may be justified in associating smoking and drinking with literature, poetry and cinema in Turkey. Not so, according to scholars in the field. Emin Ozdemir, a prominent literary scholar and the longe
Feb 24, 2016 Al-Monitor
added Feb 25, 2016 03:58
Jan 5 Turkey expects an additional 3.6 billion lira ($1.21 billion) of revenue this year after introducing tax hikes on alcohol and tobacco products, mobile phones and some highway and bridge tolls, a senior economy official said on Tuesday.
Jan 5, 2016 Reuters
added Jan 5, 2016 17:46
[Turkey, UK] VIDEO: This lazy shopper used his drone to deliver a packet of cigarettes straight to his window
For one Turkish man, the prospect of going to buy cigarettes was made even worse by the location of his apartment, which is many floors up from ground level. So it’s no surprise really that he took the drone delivery option.
Feb 21, 2015 Metro Café (uk)
added Feb 22, 2015 15:03
A new study demonstrates that passive exposure to cigarette smoke increases how much pain children perceive during an invasive medical procedure. Investigators conducted the study in 100 children who underwent venous catheterization at a clinic in Turkey
Dec 1, 2013 Contemporary Pediatrics
added Dec 2, 2013 14:59
The Turkish state plans to increase the price of each packet of cigarettes by 60 Turkish Kurus (cents) - around 0,26 euro - in order to fund programs to prevent cigarette-related diseases.
Sep 3, 2012 La Redazione ANSAmed (it)
added Sep 3, 2012 22:25
The Convention Secretariat is proud to count Turkey as a new Party to the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products (the Protocol). Turkey being the 36 Party (including the European Union (EU))  to ratify the Protocol, five Parties are n
May 2, 2018 World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 11, 2018 03:02
Over 1 trillion cigarettes... Spending on cigarette consumption in the country rose in the years between 2008 and 2017, sources at Turkey's Food, Agriculture and Livestock Ministry told Anadolu Agency on Thursday, ahead of Feb. 9 World Cigarette Boycott
Feb 9, 2018 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 9, 2018 18:03
Some hours after the raid, I told the police officer smoking a cigarette outside the main gate, “This is a nonsmoking area.” He replied: “Not anymore.” That response underscores a broader shift in Turkey: a dangerous trajectory toward an end of the rule
Mar 8, 2016 New York Times
added Mar 8, 2016 14:24
The Health Ministry plans to step up its fight against smoking with new measures addressing the decreasing population of smokers in Turkey. Smoking will be banned in public parks and gardens and other public places, but specific areas will be designated
Feb 8, 2016 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 8, 2016 23:25