Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 606 headlines found
The annual tax loss due to smuggled cigarettes has surpassed 5 billion TL, an alarming level despite all measures, sector representatives say. DHA photo The annual tax loss caused by smuggled cigarettes has surpassed 5 billion Turkish Liras, the head o
May 13, 2013 Hurriyet (tr)
added May 13, 2013 03:20
The government is working to close the national Tobacco and Alcohol Market Regulatory Authority (TAPDK), distributing the market regulator’s responsibilities to three separate ministries.
Oct 26, 2012 Balkans.com (cy)
added Oct 27, 2012 18:20
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
Jan 19, 2017 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Jan 19, 2017 23:37
The July 15 coup attempt forced Erdogan to give a break in his campaign, but he was back in form in less than two weeks....Erdogan’s activism crossed borders, reaching all the way to Warsaw, where he was attending the NATO summit. Caught red-handed and t
Jul 31, 2016 Al-Monitor
added Aug 1, 2016 01:00
The minimum fixed tax rate on tobacco products increased by 5.1 percent to 4.42 liras, while the fixed rate increased by 25 percent to 0.25 liras to mark the new year.
Jan 6, 2016 Balkans.com (cy)
added Jan 6, 2016 16:48
The nargile (known as the water pipe, hookah, hubbly bubbly, shisha and by other names) is said to have originated in the Persian Empire and then came to the Ottomans during the reign of Yavuz Sultan Selim (r. 1512-1520). The Persians are supposed to hav
Sep 19, 2014 Hurriyet (tr)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:36
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg won’t let anything get in the way of his global war on smoking — not even egregious human rights violations.... Turkey also leads the world in imprisoned journalists — having put more reporters behind bars than
Aug 25, 2014 The Daily Caller (blog)
added Aug 25, 2014 17:35
The possibility of legislatively mandated plain packaging for tobacco products in Turkey also raises legal issues with how such restrictions would fit into the existing legislative framework. Specifically, those provisions which protect intellectual prope
May 9, 2014 Mondaq
added May 9, 2014 17:05
According to bureaucrats from the ministry, the import and sale of e-cigarettes will face an across-the-board ban, as will advertisements for the products. Individuals illegally importing the cigarette alternatives are set to face stiffer fines, as well.
Mar 28, 2013 World Bulletin (tr)
added Mar 28, 2013 12:58
Philip Morris has become the first company to announce cigarette price hikes after recent tax hikes introduced by the Turkish government.
Jan 4, 2013 Hurriyet (tr)
added Jan 4, 2013 10:49