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[Caribbean, Jamaica] St James police to target public smoking

Nesbeth told The Gleaner that his officers' hands are somewhat tied as the system has yet to reach the stage where tickets can be issued to persons found in breach of the law. "We know this is happening in public spaces and the police need to do more, b
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 3, 2016 10:51
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] Carreras issues warning about counterfeit cigarettes on the market

Local cigarette distributor Carreras says it is aware of attempts to sell counterfeit Craven ‘A’ cigarettes across the island. A news release from the company on Tuesday said the counterfeit products are being sold in Kingston and St Andrew, Montego Bay,
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Jun 29, 2016 19:57
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[Caribbean, Montserrat (uk)] Tobacco Co. Sues Weed Cos. Over 'Marley' Trademark ($$)

Montobacco Ltd, of Montserrat, filed the suit against Marley Green LLC, Little Bay Inc., Marley Natural Company and Privateer Holdings Inc. in New York district court on Thursday, saying their use of the “Marley Natural” brand could be confused with Mont
Law360
added Jun 29, 2016 14:03
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[Caribbean] Chanel brings glamor back to Cuba in catwalk extravaganza

French fashion house Chanel brought glamor back to Communist-ruled Cuba on Tuesday in a runway show on one of Havana's main boulevards, featuring glittering gowns, tulle cocktail dresses and models in Panama hats smoking cigars.
Reuters
added May 5, 2016 22:02
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[Barbados, Caribbean] PITTS: Clamp down on tobacco adverts

We must express our strong support for the Ministry of Health and the Non-Communicable Disease Commission for their efforts in the tobacco advertisement campaign ...– GINA PITTS Chief executive officer, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Barbados
Barbados Daily Nation (bb)
added May 1, 2016 17:33
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[Caribbean] Bermuda Airport Smoking Lounge Closed Down

The smoking lounge at the airport has been closed effective April 1st, with the Ministry saying the lounge has now “been decommissioned” however “smoking continues to be permitted at designated outdoor areas.” In explaining why it was closed, the Minist
Bernews
added Apr 7, 2016 20:10
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[Caribbean, Florida] Cuba As Depicted in 19th Century Cigar Box Art

Cuba’s long war of independence forced Spanish cigar manufacturer Vicente Martinez Ybor to move his Principe de Gales (Prince of Wales) operations from the cigar manufacturing center of Havana, Cuba to Key West, Florida.
Cuba Journal
added Apr 5, 2016 15:38
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[Caribbean, Turks and Caicos Islands] Non-smokers to be protected under public smoking ban

A TOBACCO control law that will make public places in the Turks and Caicos Islands smoke free will come into effect on April 1 this year. The bill which was passed in the House of Assembly in October 2015, also aims to prevent tobacco use by minors, reg
Turks & Caicos Weekly News (tc)
added Mar 14, 2016 19:28
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[Caribbean, South America/Caribbean] AP PHOTOS: Cuba's tobacco country becomes tourist attraction

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
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 4, 2016 17:59
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[Caribbean, South America/Caribbean] Cuba tobacco country enjoys tourism boost

they have seen little impact on domestic sales from a boom in tourism that has brought hundreds of thousands of new visitors to Havana. That may be partly because, while some tourists visit official cigar stores, many others buy pilfered or counterfeit su
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Mar 4, 2016 17:59
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