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[Asia] Turkey to strengthen smoking ban

The Turkish Health Ministry announced that the ban may also be introduced on smoking in private cars. The Ministry also said single standards will be applied to imported tobacco products, as well as those manufactured in Turkey. “A tobacco producing co
AzerNews (az)
added Aug 21, 2017 14:35
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[Georgia (Country)] Turkey in record seizure of 3.5 mn smuggled cigarette packs

hidden on trucks coming in from Georgia, the largest such seizure in the history of modern Turkey, the government said today. Five trucks loaded with the cigarettes were seized at the Black Sea border post of Sarp late Tuesday following a three-month un
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 5, 2015 14:34
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[Turkey] Erdoğan slams 'so-called scientists' over smoking, alcohol habits

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has vowed to relentlessly pursue his fight against smoking and alcohol consumption and criticized medical scientists and doctors who themselves smoke and drink alcohol even though it is scientifically proven that these habit
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:43
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[Turkey] World Tobacco leaf conference in Istanbul

A conference on leaf issues with experts from around the world is planned for the sidelines of the World Tobacco Turkey 2013 trade exhibition to be held in Istanbul this May, organizers said.
Tobacco Journal International
added Mar 26, 2013 14:41
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[Turkey] Turkish tobacco hub

This second in a series of three articles in the months leading to World Tobacco Turkey 2013 in May looks at the country’s logistical advantages, the international tobacco companies in the region and trends in the domestic market. Hauni Maschinenbau is a
Tobacco Journal International
added Mar 16, 2013 13:24
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[Turkey] Huge tax revenue lost in cigarette smuggling

One in five cigarette packages in Turkey is smuggled, the head of the Confederation of Turkish Craftsmen and Tradesmen (TESK) has said, noting that Turkey consequently loses between 4 billion and 5 billion Turkish Liras in tax revenue every year.
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jan 8, 2013 05:30
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Turkey cbank says tobacco tax hike to raise Jan inflation

Reuters
added Jan 4, 2013 10:50
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Turkey plans to avoid inflation jump driven by tobacco tax increase

According to daily newspaper Dunya, the government is mulling over a plan to change the taxation schedule on tobacco products in such a way that it will soften the impact on inflation. Recall that the government raised the proportional special consumpti
Balkans.com (cy)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:59
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[Mid-east, Turkey] Bulgarian tobacco firm Bulgartabac to halt exports to Middle East

Bulgarian tobacco company Bulgartabac said it would halt sales to the Middle East as of April 1, following media allegations its products made up a large part of the cigarettes illegally smuggled into neighbouring Turkey. Bulgartabac denied any wrongdoi
Reuters
added Mar 17, 2016 13:18
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Increased tobacco ban impending in Turkey

More than 22,000 retailers risk losing their license to sell cigarettes as the government’s new plan over tobacco use are impending. The new draft by the government states that there will be no cigarette retailers within 100 meters of schools. However,
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 29, 2014 10:51
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