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Turkey welcomes new year with tax hikes as cigarette prices jump

Philip Morris has become the first company to announce cigarette price hikes after recent tax hikes introduced by the Turkish government.
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jan 4, 2013 10:49
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[Turkey] Turkish gov’t mulls standardizing cigarette packaging to discourage smoking

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
Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 12, 2018 19:15
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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
Tobacco Control
added Nov 10, 2017 15:33
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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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