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[Australia and Oceania, South America/Caribbean] Ukraine, Honduras revive tobacco dispute with Australia at WTO

The move sets the wheels in motion on a legal dispute widely seen as a test case for tobacco control around the world, with health ministries pitted against cigarette firms such as British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Philip Morris and Japan Toba
Reuters
added Sep 14, 2013 08:55
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[Slovakia, Ukraine] Cigarette smugglers built Slovak train tunnel

A smuggling tunnel the length of seven football pitches complete with its own train has been found running beneath the border between Slovakia and Ukraine along with more than 2.5 million contraband cigarettes.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:25
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[Ukraine] Yanukovych signs law prohibiting smoking in certain areas

According to the law, smoking of tobacco products, electronic cigarettes, and hookahs is banned in elevators, telephone booths, in the premises and on the territory of healthcare facilities, education establishments, at children's playing grounds,
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jun 13, 2012 11:56
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[Ukraine] Ukrainian president approves smoking, tobacco ban during Euro 2012

President Viktor Yanukovych has signed into law bill No. 4819-VI, "On changes to the Ukrainian law, 'On organizing and conducting the final part of the 2012 European football championship in Ukraine'," concerning the health of fans and athletes and creat
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jun 1, 2012 12:41
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[Europe, Ukraine] EU opposes introduction of minimum prices of cigarettes

Setting minimum prices for cigarettes goes against Ukraine's deep and comprehensive free trade area (DCFTA) commitments, according to a report of the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine. This commitment stems from the Directive 2011/64/EU of 21
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Feb 18, 2016 22:58
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Ukraine's Battle with Smoking not Always Effective

Ukraine, once ranked 4th in the world for highest number of smokers, is changing tactics to push smokers to kick the habit. Now cigarette packs include different graphic warnings and statements: a photo of lung cancer is supplemented with the message,
The Epoch Times English Version
added Apr 2, 2013 12:30
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[Ukraine] Parliament bans smoking almost everywhere, according to law

The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has extended the list of places where smoking is prohibited.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added May 28, 2012 16:03
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[Belarus, Ukraine] Smugglers try to smuggle 300 bags full of cigarettes from Zakarpattia region to Slovakia

"All cigarettes were made in Belarus (Grodno tobacco factory Neman) […] The finding of the cigarettes indicates insufficient control on the Ukrainian-Belarusian border," the report says.
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:57
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[Ukraine] Cabinet postpones introduction of new excise labels on alcohol and tobacco until Sept 1

In early June the Income and Tax Ministry of Ukraine proposed postponing new excise labels for alcohol and tobacco and giving enough time for the supply of new excise labels to all companies, preventing the stoppage of alcohol and tobacco production and
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jul 8, 2013 16:24
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[Europe] OLAF, Ukraine to combat illicit tobacco trade

Europe's Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and Ukraine have signed an agreement to step up the fight against the illicit tobacco trade, the press service of the European Commission reported on Friday.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jun 7, 2013 11:38
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