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Baltics states among EU members with strictest tobacco, alcohol and food regulations

Friday, May 3, 2019

The Baltic states are among European Union (EU) members with the toughest regulations restricting consumption of tobacco, alcohol, unhealthy food and sweetened beverages, shows the Nanny State Index, released by the Institute of Economic Affairs, UK-based free market think tank. Based on an assessment of the country’s tax policies and legislation restricting the advertising and sale of these goods, as well as other aspects, Latvia has been ranked seventh in…