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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

[Ukraine] Excise duties on cigarettes passed by Rada are anticompetitive - Imperial Tobacco

Imperial Tobacco in Ukraine, one of the largest cigarette producers, has said that retaining of the ad valorem rate of the excise duty on cigarettes with the increase of the specific rate by 40%, to UAH 318.26 per 1,000 cigarettes is anticompetitive.
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Dec 29, 2015 22:24

[Ukraine] Ukrainian officials appear to be lobbying for tobacco industry to keep taxes low

Kyiv Post (ua)
added Dec 26, 2015 00:48

Ukraine parliament changes tax laws needed to adopt 2016 budget

But deputies increased excise duties on tobacco, fuel and alcohol with the aim of balancing the budget.
added Dec 24, 2015 16:15

[Ukraine] Rada to revoke licensing of foreign economic deals with alcohol, tobacco

Ukraine's parliament, plans to revoke the licensing of exports and imports of spirit, alcohol and tobacco, and revoke financial sanctions for the non-submission of reports by companies trading in the abovementioned goods.
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Nov 16, 2015 21:52

[Ukraine] DISPUTE DS434 Australia — Certain Measures Concerning Trademarks and Other Plain Packaging Requirements Applicable to Tobacco Products and Packaging

On 13 March 2012, Ukraine requested consultations with Australia concerning certain Australian laws and regulations that impose trademark restrictions and other plain packaging requirements on tobacco products and packaging.
World Trade Organization (WTO)
added Oct 29, 2015 08:29
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