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[Europe] OLAF, Ukraine to combat illicit tobacco trade

Europe's Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and Ukraine have signed an agreement to step up the fight against the illicit tobacco trade, the press service of the European Commission reported on Friday.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jun 7, 2013 11:38
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[Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine] Businessman worth $581M, Nahshon Nahshonov, Makes Donation to WWII Veterans

Nahshonov is a leader in the diamond industry and a key individual in the tobacco industry with his tobacco company "Marpela". These are only 2 examples of his accomplishments out of his impressive track record. Nahshonov is also the proud owner of a hote
PR Newswire
added May 13, 2013 14:52
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Ukraine's Battle with Smoking not Always Effective

Ukraine, once ranked 4th in the world for highest number of smokers, is changing tactics to push smokers to kick the habit. Now cigarette packs include different graphic warnings and statements: a photo of lung cancer is supplemented with the message,
The Epoch Times English Version
added Apr 2, 2013 12:30
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Ukraine Files WTO Complaint over Australian Tobacco Law

Ukraine, which is looking for opportunites to expand its tobacco exports, has asked the World Trade Organization to cancel new cigarette pack design rules imposed by Australia, Kommersant Ukraine reported on Thursday.
RIA Novosti (Russian Information Agency) (ru)
added Mar 15, 2013 14:12
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Legal cigarette market in Ukraine to continue narrowing in 2013

The legal cigarette market in Ukraine in 2013 could reduce to 74-75 billion cigarettes, compared to 80 billion cigarettes in 2012, says the director for corporate issues at Imperial Tobacco Ukraine, Yuriy Kyshko. "If the trend of the last year continues
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Jan 21, 2013 16:20
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[Ukraine] Romania turns up heat on cigarette smuggling

Armed with state-of-the-art sensors and surveillance cameras, authorities in Romania say they are gaining the upper hand against rampant cigarette smuggling along the country's porous border with Ukraine.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 19, 2013 18:16
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[Ukraine] State Inspectorate for Consumer Protection to monitor anti-smoking law implementation

The State Inspectorate for Consumer Protection will monitor the implementation of anti-smoking law, head of the State Inspectorate for Consumer Protection Serhiy Orekhov told a briefing, ForUm correspondent reports.
ForUm (www.for-ua.com) (ua)
added Jan 17, 2013 07:55
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[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
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[Ukraine] Two sides of the same coin, or Why they banned smoking in bars

In response to the question of smokers 'what should we do now', anti-tobacco activists say 'go to smoke outside!' With good intentions... The law has been criticized not only by smokers and tobacco companies, but also by the lawmakers.
ForUm (www.for-ua.com) (ua)
added Dec 28, 2012 13:40
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HOPKO: Ukraine’s smoke-free law is working!

A friend who told me that smoking bans in public places would be ineffective has changed his mind. Since Ukraine’s law prohibiting smoking in restaurants, bars and cafes took effect on Dec. 16, my friend told me: “I have to admit that the law works!”
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Dec 26, 2012 00:27
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