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Turkey's tobacco exports surging

Turkey’s tobacco exports surged to $90.3 million in July, a 120 percent increase compared to the same period of the previous year, according to Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TİM) data. Turkey is expected to export over $1 billion worth of tobacco this ye
Hurriyet (tr)
added Aug 18, 2013 20:54

[Turkey] Ibrahim Yücel, Turkish Man Wears Metal Cage On Head To Quit Smoking (VIDEO)

Ibrahim Yücel straps on his head cage every day and hands the keys to his wife or 14-year-old daughter before heading to work, Turkish newspaper Hurriyet Daily News reports. The 42-year-old, who lost his father to lung cancer, was apparently inspired by
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 8, 2013 16:08

[Asia, Turkey] Man locks head in cage to quit smoking; gives away keys

A Turkish man has resorted to locking his face in a cage to prevent him from smoking. Turkey's 'Hurriyet' newspaper on Tuesday reported that Ibrahim, 42, from the country's western province of Kutayha, made a helmet-shaped cage and locked his head in it
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Jul 3, 2013 11:39

[Turkey] Turkish man wears helmet-like head cage to quit smoking

a 42-year-old man in the western province of Kütahya has begun wearing a helmet-like wire cage on his head, locked on two sides. İbrahim Yücel, who is trying to kick a 26-year habit of smoking two packets of cigarettes per day, gives the keys of his hea
Hurriyet (tr)
added Jul 3, 2013 11:41

After tobacco, Turkey bans hookah in public places
added Jun 23, 2013 15:52

[Turkey] FINKEL: Mixing Gin and Politics

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
New York Times Blogs
added May 29, 2013 11:35

[Turkey, UK] Türk Telekom pushes health awareness to top of agenda

Türk Telekom, the leading communications technology company in Turkey, has won government praise for a major health drive. One the country's largest employers, Türk Telekom planned a comprehensive campaign that would go well beyond the confines of the bu
The Guardian (uk)
added May 17, 2013 14:24

[Asia, Turkey] Cigarette smuggling causes 5 bln TL loss

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
Hurriyet (tr)
added May 13, 2013 03:20

[Asia] Laws against alcohol and tobacco consumption to be toughened in Turkey

TREND News Agency (az)
added May 11, 2013 14:44

Turkey - Tobacco Control meets smoking culture ($$)

The situation in Turkey with its huge cigarettes market and smoking culture on the one hand and its Government committed to tobacco control on the other, is like King Kong versus Godzilla.
Tobacco Journal International
added Apr 29, 2013 01:16
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