Headlines Tagged with Caribbean — 148 headlines found
Unseasonably heavy rains have damaged Cuba's tobacco crop and raised questions about iconic cigar brands that some aficionados say they hope will not suffer from declining quality amid higher demand
Mar 2, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 4, 2016 17:59
Cigar enthusiasts from around the world have flown to Cuba to attend this week’s annual Havana Cigar Festival. Despite economic problems around the world, sales of Cuba’s hand rolled cigars continue to grow.
Mar 1, 2016 CCTV America
added Mar 3, 2016 19:01
The luxurious world of fine cigars has inaugurated the 18th Havana Cigar Festival in the Cuban capital amid a thaw in relations with the United States, the world's largest consumer of premium cigars and a rich market where the prized smokes hand-rolled on
Mar 1, 2016 La Prensa (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 3, 2016 19:01
Two bills related to taxes on cigarettes and cigars were approved by the Senate Rules and Judiciary Committee on Tuesday and will move to consideration by the full Legislature.
Feb 11, 2016 Virgin Islands Daily News (vg)
added Feb 11, 2016 19:26
Dr. Martin Didier has added his voice to recent pronouncements by Dr. Lisa Charles, on the common practice of mixing marijuana and tobacco which causes lung poisoning leaving many young people gasping for breath.
Jan 10, 2016 St. Lucia Times (lc)
added Jan 11, 2016 03:33
Didier has added his voice to recent pronouncements by Dr. Lisa Charles admonishing the common practice of mixing marijuana and tobacco which causes lung poisoning leaving many young people gasping for breath. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Jan 10, 2016 StLuciaNewsOnline.com (lc)
added Jan 11, 2016 03:24
Shadow health minister Michael Weeks is to meet with health minister Jeanne Atherden to discuss amendments to the Tobacco Control Act... “Purchasing single cigarettes....serves as a way for many to kick the habit of smoking. With the nature of this bill
Dec 4, 2015 The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:14
“Punitive and draconian” tobacco legislation brought to the House of Assembly has been delayed after rigorous opposition from the Progressive Labour Party. While the Opposition broadly agreed with the spirit of the legislation brought by health minister
Dec 3, 2015 The Royal Gazette (bm)
added Dec 5, 2015 16:12
[Caribbean, Jamaica] More Fire On Tobacco - Health Ministry Planning Additional Smoking Control Measures
Two years after it implemented a ban on smoking in public areas, the Ministry of Health is considering additional measures to clamp down on the tobacco industry, including restrictions on the contact between public officials and tobacco companies.
Nov 8, 2015 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Nov 9, 2015 16:26
[Australia, Caribbean, Cuba, Honduras, Indonesia, Peru, Ukraine] DISPUTE SETTLEMENT: THE DISPUTES: Tobacco
DS227 Peru — Taxes on Cigarettes (Complainant: Chile) 1 March 2001 / DS434 Australia — Certain Measures Concerning Trademarks and Other Plain Packaging Requirements Applicable to Tobacco Products and Packaging (Complainant: Ukraine) 13 March 2012
Oct 29, 2015 World Trade Organization (WTO)
added Oct 29, 2015 08:01