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[Slovakia] Smuggling tunnel found under EU border with Ukraine

A 700-metre tunnel with its own train used for smuggling has been discovered running between Slovakia and Ukraine, the Slovak government said on Thursday.
added Jul 24, 2012 11:44

[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

[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

[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

[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

Ukraine: 20% reduction in smokers since 2010

Ukraine has strengthened its anti-tobacco legislation resulting in this reduction in the proportion of the population who smoke. At the launch of the GATS results, Dr Marthe Everard, WHO Representative and Head of the WHO Country Office in Ukraine noted:
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 4, 2017 22:19

Ukraine Continues Fight Against Tobacco with Significant Cigarette Tax Increase

In a big win for public health, Ukraine’s President has signed a new law increasing taxes on cigarettes by 40 percent. The law, which takes effect March 1, continues Ukraine’s strong commitment to reducing the devastating burden of tobacco-related death
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 20, 2016 03:48

HOPKO: Ukraine’s smoke-free law is working!

A friend who told me that smoking bans in public places would be ineffective has changed his mind. Since Ukraine’s law prohibiting smoking in restaurants, bars and cafes took effect on Dec. 16, my friend told me: “I have to admit that the law works!”
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Dec 26, 2012 00:27

[Ukraine] Lawmakers up excise tax on alcohol and cigarettes

The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has increased excise tax on beer, alcoholic beverages and tobacco.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:20

[Australia, Ukraine] Canberra wards off tobacco protest ($$))

THE government has won the first round of its battle at the World Trade Organisation to keep tobacco plain packaging laws, but analysts warn it may yet face defeat.
The Australian (au)
added Sep 2, 2012 13:10
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