Headlines Tagged with Cuba — 617 headlines found
Cuban cigars are the country's most lucrative export, but tobacco farmers are often shortchanged in the government-controlled industry.
Nov 20, 2013 Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Nov 20, 2013 15:44
Flying Close to the Law: Duke Riley, a Brooklyn artist, trained 50 homing pigeons to fly from Havana, Cuba, to the Florida Keys carrying illicit cigars and cameras to record the journey.
Oct 17, 2013 New York Times
added Oct 17, 2013 17:00
in Miami a niche industry is growing, centered on a few dozen elite Cuban rollers who make special edition cigars that sell for as much as $700 per box in Europe.
Sep 27, 2013 Reuters
added Sep 28, 2013 20:59
Educating the public about the importance of reducing the exposure of children and adolescents to secondhand smoke is a priority in Cuba during a day of activities for World No Tobacco Day. Dr. Elba Lorenzo, national coordinator of the program for preven
May 24, 2013 Prensa Latina (cu)
added May 24, 2013 04:58
Cuba’s request for talks with Australia on the matter came May 3, according to an e-mail from the Geneva-based WTO today. If the two sides can’t resolve their differences in 60 days, Cuba may seek the establishment of a WTO dispute panel to rule on its c
May 6, 2013 Business Week/Bloomberg
added May 7, 2013 08:11
By taking the first step in a dispute, Cuba has triggered a 60-day window for Australia to try to resolve the problem in talks with Cuba. After that Cuba could ask the WTO to appoint a panel of adjudicators to judge its complaint.
May 6, 2013 Reuters
added May 7, 2013 07:52
First step in a trade dispute which could last for years First-ever challenge from Cuba since its joined WTO in 1995 Complaint says plain packs breach intellectual property rights
May 6, 2013 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added May 7, 2013 07:51
Cuba, the world’s dominant producer of fine cigars, has filed a “request for consultations” with Australia, Keith Rockwell, a spokesman for the W.T.O., said from Geneva, where the organization is based. The two nations now have 60 days to reach an agree
May 7, 2013 New York Times
added May 7, 2013 02:15
[Australia and Oceania, South America/Caribbean] Cuba Takes Australia To WTO Over Plain-Pack Tobacco Law ($$)
Cuba lodged a formal complaint with World Trade Organization on Friday over Australia's tobacco packaging laws, setting in motion the latest international challenge to labeling requirements that critics say restrict intellectual property rights.
May 6, 2013 Law360
added May 6, 2013 13:49
By taking the first step in a dispute, Cuba has triggered a 60-day window for Australia to try to resolve the problem in talks with Cuba. After that Cuba could ask the WTO to appoint a panel of adjudicators to judge its complaint. Australia's law came i
May 6, 2013 Reuters
added May 6, 2013 13:48