Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 606 headlines found
Turkey has witnessed an above-average decrease in smoking rates in comparison to EU countries while also maintaining low levels of alcohol consumption rates, according to a recent report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD
Mar 15, 2013 Hurriyet (tr)
added Mar 16, 2013 12:31
Greeks smoke the most and Turks come in fifth among the 34 OECD countries, according to the 2011-2012 OECD report
May 30, 2012 Hurriyet (tr)
added May 30, 2012 15:33
Meanwhile, in the tobacco sector, heavy prison sentences and fines introduced against tobacco growers were the source of more fury. Tobacco growers protested new regulations introduced by parliament restricting how, where and when Turks can produce tobac
Oct 24, 2017 Al-Monitor
added Oct 24, 2017 04:59
[Egypt, Russia, Turkey] Biomarkers of Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Waterpipe Tobacco Venue Employees in Istanbul, Moscow, and Cairo
Conclusions: Non-smoking employees of waterpipe tobacco venues were exposed to high levels of SHS, including measurable levels of carcinogenic biomarkers (tobacco-specific nitrosamines and PAHs).
Jun 3, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 5, 2017 15:10
Thousands of cigarettes have been publicly burned in Turkmenistan as the president, a former dentist, embarks on a campaign to stamp out smoking. State television in the secretive and authoritarian Central Asian nation broadcast images of village elders
Jan 16, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 17, 2016 01:34
The minimum fixed tax rate on tobacco products increased by 5.1 percent to 4.42 liras and the fixed rate by 25 percent to 0.25 liras to mark the New Year.
Dec 31, 2015 Hurriyet (tr)
added Jan 1, 2016 18:52
Turkish Minister of Health Mehmet Müezzinoğlu said that the hookah (water pipe), described as hazardous to health as cigarettes, will be subject to regulations as strict as those for cigarette smoking to decrease its consumption.
Aug 1, 2014 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Aug 1, 2014 19:52
across the border to Turkey. “Thank God we’re free,” said a teenage boy named Ahmed, who had escaped with his family. He was relishing a cigarette, the first he had openly smoked in six months.
Jun 11, 2014 New York Times
added Jun 11, 2014 14:57
Turkish restaurants used to resemble ashtrays. Now people go outside to smoke. As in so many other countries, cigarette advertising is banned, packets carry ominous warnings, and tobacco itself is heavily taxed. The result is that fewer people smoke than
May 29, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added May 29, 2013 11:35
Amendments made to a regulation on the sale of tobacco products have made the smoking of water pipes, or nargile in Turkish, banned in closed areas.The new regulation was published in the Official Gazette on Sunday.
Jan 27, 2013 Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jan 28, 2013 17:37