Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 622 headlines found
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
The government is considering measures to replace the current cigarette packages with “uniform” packaging to discourage smoking, Health Minister Ahmet Demircan said on Feb. 9. Demircan did not elaborate but said that details of the planned measures woul
Feb 9, 2018 Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 12, 2018 19:15
Young adult smokers’ perceptions of plain packs, numbered packs and pack inserts in Turkey: a focus group study [FREE FULL TEXT]
That bevelled-edged plain packs were perceived more positively than straight-edged plain packs is relevant to countries planning to introduce plain packaging. The study provides a first insight into smokers’ perceptions of a ban on brand names, which was
Nov 9, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Nov 10, 2017 15:33
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
Aug 5, 2015 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 5, 2015 14:34
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
Jul 4, 2015 Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:43
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.
Mar 26, 2013 Tobacco Journal International
added Mar 26, 2013 14:41
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
Mar 7, 2013 Tobacco Journal International
added Mar 16, 2013 13:24
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.
Jan 8, 2013 Hurriyet (tr)
added Jan 8, 2013 05:30
Jan 4, 2013 Reuters
added Jan 4, 2013 10:50