• tobacco 2019-10-19 17:53

    Iran’s 5-month tobacco exports rise 10 folds

    TEHRAN - Exports of tobacco from Iran have increased by nearly 10 times in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21- August 22), Press TV reported citing the data released by Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.

  • 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.