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[Ukraine] 82% of electronic cigarette users are ex-smokers

These are the survey’s results of the international VAPEXPO exhibition participants which took part on April 1-2, 2016. It was the first time when this event took place in Kiev. The exhibition has united community of users and producers of electronic inh
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Apr 6, 2016 16:45

Protests across Ukraine against Russian cigarettes

Hundreds of activists in several Ukrainian cities blockaded on Tuesday the cigarette distribution centres owned by a Russian tycoon with alleged links to ousted pro-Moscow president Viktor Yanukovych. Ukrainian lawmaker Sergiy Vystotskiy said the protest
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 12, 2016 18:14

[Switzerland] UPDATE 1-Ukraine drops WTO action against Australian tobacco-packaging laws

Ukraine asked the panel to suspend the proceedings on May 28 and said it will try to find a mutually agreed solution with Australia..Health campaigners were perplexed by Ukraine's WTO suit because it is also a party to the U.N.'s Framework Convention...B
added Jun 3, 2015 20:32

Complete ban on all POS advertising needed in Ukraine

The Smoke Free Ukraine Project is calling on the country’s government to completely ban all cigarette pack displays from points of sales (POS). The move follows a recent monitoring project carried out by the Regional Advocacy Center (Life) and Smoke Free
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:29

[Ukraine] Government asks Parliament to increase excise on booze and cigarettes

The government has proposed that Parliament increase the excise duties on beer, spirit, alcohol and tobacco by 4.6-11.7% in 2014 under the annual excise duty indexation procedure foreseen in the Tax Code of Ukraine.
Ukrainian Journal
added Jul 4, 2013 23:41

[Ukraine] Hanna Hopko, who won a victory over smoke

“The law is very simple and unambiguous, and there are no legal loopholes,” says Hanna Hopko, coordinator for the Coalition of Civil Organizations “For Smoking-Free Ukraine.” According to the activist, this law is in fact a joint victory of the public, g
The Day (ua)
added Jan 3, 2013 03:39

ForUm Non-smoking Ukraine: fun without tobacco smoke

According to lawyer Taras Shevchenko, this bans applies to all types of cigarettes, including electronic cigarettes and water pipes. In fact, the law does not speak about cigarettes in particular, but about tobacco products in general, which includes smo
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 16:35

[Ukraine] More people quit smoking as tougher measures adopted

More Ukrainians are giving up the highly damaging smoking habit as legislation toughens bans on advertising, smoking in public places and introduces disturbing graphic warnings on cigarette packs. As of Dec. 16, smoking indoors will be illegal as a new
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Oct 26, 2012 18:09

Ukraine banned tobacco advertising

Law on tobacco advertising ban entered in force, President Viktor Yanukovych signed the document published in March, but it came in force only on September 16 according to the transitional provisions.
ForUm ( (ua)
added Sep 18, 2012 00:27

[Ukraine] Poll: A quarter of Ukrainian teenagers tried drugs, two thirds have experience of smoking

Among adolescents aged 15-17, 64% have experience of smoking, 87% have consumed alcohol, while 25% have tried drugs, according to a survey presented by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jun 13, 2012 11:55
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