Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 622 headlines found
Jan 5 Turkey expects an additional 3.6 billion lira ($1.21 billion) of revenue this year after introducing tax hikes on alcohol and tobacco products, mobile phones and some highway and bridge tolls, a senior economy official said on Tuesday.
Jan 5, 2016 Reuters
added Jan 5, 2016 17:46
The minimum fixed tax rate on cigarettes rose by five percent.
Jan 1, 2016 Reuters
added Jan 2, 2016 16:44
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
cigarette packages in Germany will have warning images on them starting next spring, in line with EU guidelines for the sale of cigarettes to protect consumers. On December 19, 2012, the European Commission presented a proposal concerning the member stat
Dec 18, 2015 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:12
Sancar said Erdoğan asked him to discourage people from smoking at every event he attended. "He told me that the public would heed the advice of a scientist who told them not to smoke," the U.S.-based scientist said in an interview with the Turkish TV ch
Dec 16, 2015 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Dec 16, 2015 18:32
[Turkey, UK] Tobacco and alcohol prohibited from New Year’s baskets by Tobacco and Alcohol Market Regularity Authority
prohibits retail stores from including alcoholic beverages and tobacco products in “new year’s baskets”. The Board Resolution was published Official Gazette number 29523 on 21 October 2015. It was made based on Article 19 and 20 of the Regulation on Proce
Nov 16, 2015 Lexology (uk)
added Nov 16, 2015 22:25
The most profitable source of income for the PKK terrorist organization is smuggling cigarettes, the recent report by Turkish security sources revealed as the report said that 80 million packets of smuggled cigarettes have been seized by the security for
Sep 26, 2015 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Sep 26, 2015 22:16
households including at least one smoker spend nearly 8% of their monthly budget on tobacco, with a converse reduction in spending on food and utilities...tobacco control policies... have had limited impact on the spending patterns of smoking households.
Aug 20, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2015 10:11
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
In a new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) that ranks countries based on number of cigarettes smoked, Turkey was ranked eighth, despite the government's efforts to curb smoking.
Jul 20, 2015 Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 21, 2015 05:20