Headlines Tagged with Cuba — 837 headlines found
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
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
Tobacco plantations were visited by more than 1500 participants from 80 countries in the municipalities of San Juan and Martinez and San Luis, in the western Pinar del Rio province. That territory is also known as Vueltabajo, the most significant in the
Feb 27, 2014 Prensa Latina (cu)
added Feb 27, 2014 19:11
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
perhaps fittingly for a country known for its cigars, tobacco is readily available at concessions stands.
Mar 23, 2016 USA Today
added Mar 26, 2016 23:23
Swedish Match told OpenSecrets Blog in an email that the company is not looking for an export license to Cuba. Still, in 2015, the company lobbied on four different bills that sought to end the trade embargo with Cuba. None of those measures made it out o
Feb 8, 2016 Opensecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:44
Business Insider recently sent three reporters to Havana, Cuba to experience the city as tourists. One of the top priorities on our list was to buy some authentic Cuban cigars. We tried two different approaches. First, we bought a box at an authorised st
Jul 4, 2015 Business Insider
added Jul 4, 2015 16:52
“I gotta tell you, as a retailer, I’m ecstatic. We’ll be selling them,” Sherman says. But without the mystique of the forbidden, Cubans will have to earn their place in the pantheon. “You go to Spain,” he notes, “and Cuban cigars are less expensive than
Jun 13, 2015 TIME Magazine
added Jun 16, 2015 07:38
[USA] US, Cuba Relations 2015: End of Cuba Embargo May Bring Lawsuits, Competition to Miami's Tobacco Industry
the Cuban government has gone after countless American cigar makers and vendors in court for developing their own Cuban cigars. According to Voxxi, "There are $100 million wrongful death lawsuits, $50 billion hostile corporate takeovers, smuggled tobacco
Feb 8, 2015 Latin Post
added Feb 8, 2015 17:53
Fernandez, told local newspaper Trabajadores, that for that earlier period 35 percent of total revenue came from tobacco sales to Americans. These barriers imposed in the 60s last century, not only stripped the Cuban tobacco business of a safe market, b
Oct 21, 2014 Radio Cadena Agramonte Digital (cu)
added Oct 22, 2014 19:19