• cigarette 2020-01-04 16:42

    Govt. to raise cigarette taxes by 28% next year

    TEHRAN – The Iranian National Tax Administration (INTA) is going to increase the taxes imposed on cigarette sales by 28 percent in the upcoming Iranian calendar year (starts on March 20, 2020), IRIB reported, quoting an official with the organization.

  • cigarette 2019-08-03 15:25

    65% duty imposed on imported cigarettes 

    TEHRAN- According to the value-added tax law, a 65% duty is imposed on imported cigarettes, announced the deputy health minister for management and resources development. 

  • no tobacco day 2019-06-17 11:55

    Why subsidized forex is still used for tobacco?

    TEHRAN- It might be hard to believe that cigarettes are among the products that are imported using subsidized foreign currency, Deputy Health Minister Alireza Raisi has said.

  • Cigarette smoking responsible for 60,000 deaths annually 2019-02-03 19:44

    Cigarette smoking responsible for 60,000 deaths annually

    TEHRAN — Annually about 60,000 deaths linked with cigarette smoking occur in Iran, the Iranian Anti-Tobacco Association has announced.