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Turkey’s transformation

Just three years after adopting tough anti-smoking measures, Turkey’s tobacco consumption is down 15% and quitting is cool.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 4, 2012 12:15
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Turkey hikes taxes on cigarettes, alcohol; electricity prices rise

The minimum fixed tax rate on cigarettes rose by five percent.
Reuters
added Jan 2, 2016 16:44
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Turkey 5th in Europe in anti-smoking efforts

Luk Joossens, tobacco control advocacy officer at the European Cancer League, presented the list and a report on tobacco control activities at the event. Countries on the list are assessed for the measures they took against smoking.
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Apr 16, 2014 11:36
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WHO cites Turkey as a reference in struggling smoking

Turkey, which the World Health Organization (WHO) cites to the world as a reference in the struggle against smoking, will explain to 28 countries how to conduct studies on tobacco control within the scope of a project which will include the contributions
World Bulletin (tr)
added Aug 29, 2013 15:56
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Turkey's tobacco exports surging

Turkey’s tobacco exports surged to $90.3 million in July, a 120 percent increase compared to the same period of the previous year, according to Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TİM) data. Turkey is expected to export over $1 billion worth of tobacco this ye
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 18, 2013 20:54
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[Turkey] Indoor smoking ban has Istanbul's shisha smokers in a fit

But if all goes according to government plan, he will not be able to smoke inside the cafe much longer. A law requiring shisha cafes to comply with an indoor smoking ban already in place for cigarettes, pipes and cigars since 2009 was published in Turkey
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Feb 23, 2013 22:04
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Turkey urges Black Sea countries to toughen taxation of tobacco products ($$)

TREND News Agency (az)
added Oct 22, 2012 06:50
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Turkey ranks 8th in World Economic Forum report on smoking

In a new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) that ranks countries based on number of cigarettes smoked, Turkey was ranked eighth, despite the government's efforts to curb smoking.
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 21, 2015 05:20
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Turkey only country to follow WHO advice on tobacco

Vice President Seylan has said Turkey's fight against tobacco is a model to the rest of the world, highlighting that President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was presented with an award by the WHO due to his success in the fight against tobacco use.
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Apr 13, 2017 11:16
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[Asia, Mid-east] Turkey's tobacco exports exceed $1 bln, Iran and US main importers

With an increase of 10 percent compared to the previous year, Turkey's tobacco exports amounted to $1.01 billion in 2016, including $652 million worth of tobacco-based products exported and $358 million worth of tobacco leaves exported. Middle Eastern c
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Jan 19, 2017 23:37
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