Headlines Tagged with Cuba — 837 headlines found
[Caribbean, Latin America, USA] Trademarks, State-owned Enterprises, and Cuba’s Rum and Cigar Industries
In February of this year, the US Supreme Court handed another victory to Cubatabaco by refusing to intervene in the legal case against General Cigar. The decision allows Cubatabaco to once again request the cancellation of the trademark registered by Gene
Jul 12, 2016 Cuba Journal
added Jul 13, 2016 18:16
[South America/Caribbean] UK tobacco giant Imperial to make cigars in Cuba again as communist island- state opens for business
FTSE 100 tobacco giant Imperial Brands is eyeing up a return to Cuba to make high-end cigars now that the communist island- state has been opened for business once more.
May 4, 2016 This is Money (uk)
added May 6, 2016 19:10
they have been making fine cigars for a very long time and expect to keep working far into the future. The J.C. Newman cigar factory in the historic Ybor City neighborhood of Tampa is a ballet of complex old machines and deft hands, as 130 people make 60
Mar 20, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Mar 20, 2016 23:23
[Cuba, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Indonesia, Switzerland, UK, Ukraine] World Trade Organization panel to hear oral arguments on Australia tobacco plain packaging case from June 1-5, 2015
The hearing will take place at WTO in Geneva from 1st to 5th June 2015... There are five complainants that have each brought a claim to WTO: Ukraine, Honduras, Indonesia, Cuba and Dominican Republic. These five cases will be heard together next week. Toba
Jun 1, 2015 ASH London (uk)
added Jun 1, 2015 07:57
The high court refused to hear an appeal by U.S. firm General Cigar seeking to overturn a ruling issued last June by a federal appeals court that found in favor of Cubatabaco.
Feb 24, 2015 Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Feb 24, 2015 15:55
The list of claimants includes national hotel chains and an electric company, sugar mill owners and tobacco farmers like the Schechters. The Schechters lost their farm, a shirt factory and a 17-room home in Marianao, which is now being used as a residen
Dec 22, 2014 New York Times
added Dec 22, 2014 01:42
local people in the Cuban municipality of San Juan y Martínez, which boasts the finest tobacco plantations in the world, are seeing their hopes of a plentiful season dashed by unexpected winter rains.
Mar 6, 2014 IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Mar 6, 2014 03:04
in Cuba at that time ...one of the things they couldn’t afford is cigarettes — it was an extremely heavy smoking society before that...Couldn’t the lack of smoking, the decline in smoking have accounted for a lot of those health improvements?
Aug 25, 2016 Washington Post
added Sep 3, 2016 21:56
With a humidor filled with $2 million worth of fine cigars, it boasts the biggest collection in all of Europe.
Apr 11, 2016 Maxim
added Apr 12, 2016 23:55
Cuba's Tourism Ministry (Mintur) announced recently it will launch the Tobacco Trail or Tobacco Route in September, during this year's tourism and nature fair (Turnat) in westernmost Pinar del Rio province, home to lush tobacco plantations.
Jul 26, 2015 Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 26, 2015 05:55