Headlines Tagged with Turkey — 606 headlines found
Turkey is first country to use best measures available to cut tobacco use, report says, as 6m people die of smoking globally each year. World Bulletin / News Desk
Jan 20, 2015 World Bulletin (tr)
added Jan 20, 2015 23:08
Turkey expects an additional 1.3 billion ($560 million) in 2015 from an increase in tobacco tax and 500 million lira from a tax hike on alcoholic beverages, Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek said on Wednesday.
Jan 7, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2015 16:16
The recent rise in fixed tax from cigarettes and alcohol over the inflation rate will encourage smuggling, the head of the Confederation of Turkish Craftsmen and Tradesmen (TESK) Bendevi Palandöken has said.
Jan 3, 2015 Journal of Turkish Weekly (JTW) (tr)
added Jan 3, 2015 12:43
I sincerely believe that Erdoğan is against smoking and not just smoking in front of him. I have read several news stories about him taking a package of cigarettes away from people around him and asking them to stop smoking. Anything that degrades the fi
Nov 9, 2014 Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Nov 9, 2014 19:20
has ordered police to fine a man after catching him smoking in a cafe. The president was visiting a busy street in Istanbul's Esenler district when he spotted the man smoking on an upper floor.
Nov 4, 2014 BBC Online
added Nov 4, 2014 15:22
An Istanbul cafe was fined 6,000 lira (1,677.17 pounds) on Monday after President Tayyip Erdogan scolded one of its clients from the street below for smoking and demanded the establishment be punished. The sight of Erdogan wagging his finger at the smoke
Nov 3, 2014 Reuters
added Nov 4, 2014 08:19
Turkey gets ready to extend ban on smoking in some outdoor areas open to the public after having banned tobacco smoking in enclosed public places, said Turkish Health Minister Mehmet Muezzinoglu on Thursday.
Oct 16, 2014 Xinhua Newswire
added Oct 19, 2014 11:48
One of the few countries combatting smoking effectively by a widespread ban, Turkey also looks to help people quit the habit by implementing a series of measures such as providing free treatment. In 2011, 250,000 smokers were supplied with medication tha
Oct 16, 2014 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Oct 16, 2014 13:06
[Turkey] Ameliorative Effect of Chronic Moderate Exercise in Smoke Exposed or Nicotine Applied Rats From Acute Stress
Biochemical parameters and histological scoring indicated increased tissue injury due to nicotine application and cigarette smoke exposure and exercise training ameliorated these effects in most of the tissues of acute stress induced rats.
Oct 7, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:55
A nearly 1 percent drop in tobacco products, an important indicator in the country’s inflation calculation basket, in addition to a 3.5 percent fall in wine, played a role in the downward move. The food prices in general terms supported the fall. The co
Oct 3, 2014 Hurriyet (tr)
added Oct 3, 2014 22:04