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[Belarus, Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine] 10 countries where people smoke the most

Nearly 20% of the world’s adult population smokes cigarettes, according to Smokers consumed nearly 5.9 trillion cigarettes in 2009 (the year for which the most recent data is available) — representing a 13% increase in cigarette consump
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 22, 2014 12:38

[Ukraine] Tobacco companies oppose state regulation of mark-up for cigarettes ($$)

The setting of a 30 percent mark-up for cigarettes proposed by MP Oleh Kanivets will affect all tobacco market players, British American Tobacco Ukraine has said.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:54

[Australia and Oceania, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Indonesia, Ukraine] Australia demands opponents stop stalling WTO tobacco case

Australia asked five countries challenging its tobacco policies on Wednesday to stop delaying the progress of their cases at the World Trade Organization and took the unusual step of speeding up one of the complaints against itself. Indonesia, Ukraine, C
added Mar 26, 2014 17:13

[Australia] RPT-Ukraine turmoil could be a setback for tobacco firms

Yanukovich's government took the lead in challenging Australia after it enacted tough restrictions on the packaging of cigarettes, a move that supporters said heralded a new global wave of public health legislation. In March 2012, Ukraine launched a case
added Mar 1, 2014 18:00

[Ukraine] Onishchenko urges CIS countries to fight actively against smoking - ForUm

The CIS countries need to intensify the implementation of measures aimed at reducing the consumption of unsafe products, particularly tobacco, head of the Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection and Human Welfare of Russia (Rospotre
ForUm ( (ua)
added Oct 17, 2013 17:06

[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
added Sep 14, 2013 08:55

[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

[Ukraine] Rada committee chief calls for alcohol and cigarette excise tax hikes

Vitaliy Khomutynnik, a pro-government (Regions) MP who heads the parliamentary committee for tax and customs has called for the excise duties on all types of alcohol and cigarettes to be increased.
Ukrainian Journal
added Jul 4, 2013 23:45

[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

Philip Morris Ukraine: No more room for increase in cigarettes excise duties in Ukraine ($$)

noted that over the past four years, excise duties were increased by 12 times, from Hr 14 to Hr 217 per 1,000 cigarettes, and the legal market fell from 88 billion cigarettes to 78 billion cigarettes a year. (c)
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jun 25, 2013 08:21
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