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[Europe, Ukraine] Zakarpattia governor asks PM to tender resignation request with president

"The systemic smuggling of tobacco products to Germany, Spain, Italy, France, and Great Britain was stopped, and the well-organized network of illegal shipments of cigarettes by trucks was broken down. However, international criminal groups... are trying
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added May 6, 2016 11:53

[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

[Australia, Ukraine] Cut-price supermarket cigarettes not evidence of price war, says Cancer Council

The Ukrainian cigarettes, made by Imperial Tobacco, are between $3 and $6 cheaper than packets of the same brand manufactured in New Zealand. Anti-tobacco groups said the discounted cigarettes were "reprehensible" and designed to hook more people on the
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Mar 28, 2016 14:21

[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

[Europe, Ukraine] Imperial Tobacco welcomes cabinet's proposal to revoke bottom retail prices of cigarettes

believes that plans of the government to revoke the bottom retail prices of cigarettes imposed by the Ukrainian parliament in December 2015 is a pro-European decision. "We hope that parliamentarians would amend the Tax Code of Ukraine soon, and practice
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Feb 12, 2016 21:38

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

[Russia] Megapolis-Ukraine tobacco distributor claims attempt of illegal seizure

Megapolis-Ukraine (Ternopil), the largest wholesale tobacco trader, has said that actions to block its operation are a planned campaign to destabilize it with the further illegal seizure of the company.
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Jan 14, 2016 13:02

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

Activists blockade Russian tobacco distributor across Ukraine

Activists in the cities of Lviv, Kyiv, Rivne, Ternopil and two cities in Volyn Oblast announced a blockade of warehouses widely thought to be owned by Russia's largest tobacco distributor at 5 a.m. on Jan. 12.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jan 12, 2016 18:13

[Europe, Ukraine] Russia blocks transit of Ukrainian goods

A complete ban on the import of products from Russia is now in effect in Ukraine. The embargo applies to a wide range of goods including meat, milk, tea, beer and cigarettes.
New Europe
added Jan 11, 2016 15:30
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