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[Caribbean] Cuban tobacco: New interest in an old tradition

With more visitors in Cuba, cigar sales on the island are brisk. One Cuban family has been producing tobacco the same way for well over 150 years and there’s a cigar, Vegas Robaina, named after them that honors the tradition.
In Cuba Today
added Jul 30, 2016 18:19
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[Asia, China, Cuba] Middle-class creates red-hot market for cigars

Sales of Cuban cigars are rising in China thanks to a burgeoning middle-class who are wealthier and more concerned about quality of life. Habanos SA, the global tobacco distributor that controls Cuba's cigar industry, said China is now its third-largest
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 26, 2016 14:02
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[New York] American Museum Of Natural History And Cuban National Museum Of Natural History Sign Agreement To Formalize And Deepen Collaboration On Research, Exhibitions, And Education

¡CUBA!, A NEW EXHIBITION ABOUT THE ISLAND'S RICH BIODIVERSITY AND CULTURE, WILL OPEN AT AMNH ON NOVEMBER 21...and a room revealing the craft of cultivating one of Cuba's most famous crops, tobacco.
PR Newswire
added Jul 12, 2016 15:17
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[Central America] VIDEO: Looking for a Cuban Cigar? Try a Nicaraguan

As the U.S. eases trade and travel rules with Cuba, many Americans are looking forward to a taste of Cuban culture, in particular their famed cigars. But, until the trade embargo is lifted, you might want to consider an alternative.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 26, 2016 22:33
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[Caribbean] Cigar lovers gather in Havana amid thaw in US-Cuban relations

The luxurious world of fine cigars has inaugurated the 18th Havana Cigar Festival in the Cuban capital amid a thaw in relations with the United States, the world's largest consumer of premium cigars and a rich market where the prized smokes hand-rolled on
La Prensa (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 3, 2016 19:01
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[Cuba, Russia] ‘I have a heart of steel’: Fidel Castro’s most memorable quotes

“I reached the conclusion long ago that the one last sacrifice I must make for [Cuban] public health is to stop smoking. I haven't really missed it that much,” 1985, upon announcing he had stopped smoking cigars.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Nov 26, 2016 16:40
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[Caribbean] VIDEO: Cuban Cigars: A smoking view of the tobacco fields in Pinar del Rio

In Cuba's prime tobacco fields in the province of Pinar del Río, including the town of Puerta de Golpe, Jesus Jerald Echevarria, Caridad Piloto Morejon and others, are in the middle of harvest season. Music performed by Mezclarte.
In Cuba Today
added Jul 30, 2016 18:18
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[South America/Caribbean] Davidoff's Global Dominance And The Future Of The Luxury Cigar Market As Cuba Opens Up

Selling off its cigarette business and concentrating on what they call a “crop-to-shop” philosophy, Davidoff is now grossing nearly $1.3 billion annually selling top-notch product through its global chain of flagship stores. With revenue rising and produc
Forbes
added Oct 21, 2015 13:08
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[Florida] VIDEO: Watch Miami Archbishop Thomas Wenski give Stephen Colbert a box of Cuban cigars

Miami Archbishop Thomas Wenski made an appearance on “The Late Show” and he brought two great gifts for Colbert: a medal of St. Genesius, the patron saint of comedians, and of course, a box of Cuban cigars from his visit to Cuba.
Chicago Sun-Times
added Sep 26, 2015 21:13
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[Cuba, Florida] BREAKING: Tobacco Cos. Win Defense Verdict In $50M Cancer Trial ($$)

found R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. not liable for the death of a Cuban-American smoker who died of lung cancer, rejecting his wife and children's bid for up to $50 million plus punitive damages. (Credit: AP) The verdict came after
Law360
added Sep 22, 2015 17:18
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