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[Australia, Hong Kong, Ukraine, USA] MARTIN: Smoke signals: plans of Big Tobacco plain to see

on the question of an outside Investor State Dispute Settlement Mechanism the Howard government stood firm. The Gillard government is standing firm, too. The multinational nature of large Australian corporations means it would effectively be giving them
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 28, 2012 23:50

[Czech Republic, Europe, Poland, Slovakia, Ukraine] Region: Zeroing in on border smuggling

This illegal trade is driven by the enormous price differentials for cigarettes in the EU and its Eastern Neighborhood - a pack of smokes can cost less than 1 euro in Ukraine, 5 euros in Germany and £7.50 in the United Kingdom.
Prague Post (cz)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:45

[Australia, Ukraine] Hidden hand of big tobacco leads to WTO challenge

Ukraine upgraded to formal a complaint against Australia's law and demanded the establishment of a disputes panel. Australia will have to argue its case before the WTO in a hearing and appeals process that could take up to 14 months.
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Aug 20, 2012 02:35

[Ukraine] State Customs Service confiscated tobacco products worth 13 million USD for half year

During January-July, the customs officers found more than two thousand cases of illicit tobacco products trafficking and confiscated 41 million pieces amounting to about 13 million USD, ForUm learned from the State Customs Service press service.
ForUm ( (ua)
added Aug 13, 2012 14:43

[Ukraine] ForUm Expert: Ukrainians start smoking at the age of 12-13

Economic losses from smoking amount 3.5 billion dollar, the head of the national project "Ukraine without smoke" Andriy Skypalsky said at a press conference on the topic: "A ban on tobacco advertising: the public and the State Inspectorate for Consumer P
ForUm (ua)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:41

[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

[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

Ukraine’s President Signs Strong Smoke-Free Law

New law is country’s latest tobacco control milestone
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 25, 2012 10:29

Economic and public health impact of 2007–2010 tobacco tax increases in Ukraine

The higher real tobacco excise taxes of 2009 and 2010 have significantly reduced tobacco consumption in Ukraine, resulting in encouraging public health and fiscal gains. It will be important for cigarette prices/taxes to keep pace with inflation and inco
Tobacco Control
added Jun 24, 2012 13:06

[Europe, Poland, Ukraine] A tobacco-free EURO

The health of football is fans is the main objective behind UEFA's decision to ban the use, sale and promotion of tobacco in all stadiums during UEFA EURO 2012 in Poland and Ukraine.
UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) (ch)
added Jun 18, 2012 11:20
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