Egypt increases tobacco and vaping taxes and fixes cigarette price

The president of Egypt has approved a law to increase Value Added Tax (VAT) on all tobacco products. The new law introduces VAT for vaping and heated tobacco products and new taxes for shisha tobacco products. The government has also introduced a fixed price for cigarettes that ranges from EGP16.5 to EGP40 depending on the brand.

Source: https://egyptianstreets.com/2020/02/26/vat-increases-on-local-imported-tobacco-products/