Headlines Tagged with Cuba — 847 headlines found
[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
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
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