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Turkey’s deputy prime minister Recep Akdag says the government is preparing a bill that will expand the ban on the sale of tobacco products. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:00 PM News

Turkey is the only country in the world in which all six tobacco control criteria advised by the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control are enacted, says an associate professor. more

May 19, 2017 12:00 AM News

The list of items prohibited from being used in the manufacturing of tobacco products has been updated by Turkey’s Tobacco and Alcohol Market Regulatory Authority. more

Nov 1, 2016 12:00 AM Manufacturing

Akin Akdogan has been promoted at Star Tobacco to lead the CRT business in addition to his current management position at government tobacco monopolies & group logistics. more

Mar 1, 2016 12:00 AM News


From the Associate editor


Is anyone accountable for their own life anymore?

Alcohol and sugar are found to be a health risk but the tobacco industry faces harshest criticism.

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