Headlines Tagged with Cuba — 838 headlines found
[Australia, Cuba] EDITORIAL: Branded smokes / Free-market capitalism finds a surprising and unexpected defense
The world is truly turned upside down when the likes of Canberra, Dublin, Westminster and Washington need a lesson in capitalism from mentors in Havana.
Jun 20, 2014 Washington Times
added Jun 22, 2014 20:33
Retired German tennis great Boris Becker, pictured here on February 9, 2013, will headline the XV Habanos Festival, an event in Cuba designed to promote cigars and tobacco use, organizers …more said Tuesday less
Feb 19, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Feb 20, 2013 08:17
Cuban tobacco continues to dominate on the world market; our media continues to give updates on the productivity of tobacco factories here, where products are either rolled by hand or manufactured by machines. As for sales, Cuban cigars made by special
Sep 21, 2012 Havana Times (cu)
added Sep 21, 2012 17:09
May 19, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added May 20, 2012 12:11
the famous exploding cigar, which was supposedly to have been given to Castro when he visited the UN in New York. Another idea was to contaminate a cigar with botulinum toxin but it never actually reached him and he quit smoking in 1985.
Nov 26, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 28, 2016 01:55
GAROFALO: Obama Hurting U.S. Small Business by Easing Restriction on Cuban Cigars – A David Garofalo Editorial
All other cigars except Cubans have to first pay the Federal, State – Children’s Health Insurance Program (S-CHIP) Tax which was incidentally the very first new tax signed into law under the Obama administration on February 4, 2009. This is a tax on ciga
Oct 25, 2016 The Cigar Authority
added Oct 25, 2016 19:36
[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