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Cuban Cigar Sales Rose 8% in 2013

Cuban cigar officials say sales of the island’s famous hand-rolled cigars rose about 8 percent last year. Ana Lopez is a marketing executive with Habanos S.A., a mixed-ownership enterprise involving the state-owned Cubatabaco and the British company Alta
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 24, 2014 22:04
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[Cuba, Florida] Avian Artistry, With Smuggled Cigars

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.
New York Times
added Oct 17, 2013 17:00
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[Cuba] FDA Ruling On Cigars Frozen For Now

there is a temporary freeze on the FDA Ruling close sources tell The Cigar Authority today. The story heard is that the decision for the freeze came immediately following President Obama’s historic visit to Cuba this past Tuesday March 22nd.
The Cigar Authority
added Mar 26, 2016 22:29
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A look inside a Cuban cigar factory

Habanos SA released its latest numbers at the opening of the Cuban capital's annual cigar festival, which draws participants from around the world. As in years past, the festival features tours of tobacco plantations and cigar factories and culminates F
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 1, 2014 17:40
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Cuba Challenges Australian Tobacco Rules

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
New York Times
added May 7, 2013 02:15
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[New Jersey] Jonesing for Cubans? So are local cigar sellers

One of the most prevalent questions South Jersey tobacco shops hear nowadays involves a product that’s still illegal for them to sell. But the mystique of Cuban cigars — the forbidden leaf — may help local businesses if they ever become legal to sell in t
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jul 25, 2015 15:40
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[South America/Caribbean, USA] Cuba's famed cigars get a foot in door of US market

Overall a good article. Shame that your city council didn't do any research or look at FACTS before summarily banning it. Report as inappropriateLikeReply rshacklefordDec. 8, 14 11:50 AM I can't wait until the e-Coffee device becomes available. All t
Reuters
added Dec 28, 2014 11:53
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[South America/Caribbean] Conan in Cuba: Cigars, rum, and 6 other segments from his historic trip

No televised trip to Havana is complete without a trip to a cigar factory, apparently, and O'Brien made the most of his, jumping on the PA system to address the workers and trying his hand at a hand-roll. His cigar looked more like a reuben than a Cuban,
Mashable.com
added Mar 8, 2015 09:36
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[USA] Allowances for U.S. Travelers on Cuban Cigars and Rum

The $100 limit will certainly restrict the amount of each product brought back by travelers, as a box of 25 high-quality Cohiba cigars ranges from about $100 to as much as $500 in Havana currently. Prices for other Cuban cigars vary.
New York Times
added Dec 18, 2014 00:00
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[USA] Federal Circuit Smokes Cuban Entity On Standing Issue

Empresa Cubana Del Tabaco (d/b/a Cubatabaco) v. General Cigar Co., Inc. The U. S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reversed the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board's (the Board) decision, holding that a Cuban cigar manufacturer's standing to pursue
Mondaq
added Aug 16, 2014 16:50
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