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[Europe, Switzerland] The Swiss-American love of Cuban cigars

Americans’ insatiable taste for Cuban cigars accounts for at least one of every ten cigars the Cubans export each year, according to reports in the Cigar Aficionado magazine. In top cigar shops in Swiss and other European cities, the percentage appears t
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added Mar 27, 2016 00:22
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Presidential Visit to Cuba has Cigar Connoisseurs Hopeful

there's a company in the Dominican Republic who has taken the name of Montecristo and developed a brand out of it," said Bean. Bean says Cuban cigar companies will likely fight to get their names back. "There will be long term litigation of some form to
Time Warner Cable (Spectrum) News
added Mar 27, 2016 00:20
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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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[South America/Caribbean, Florida] Tampa's Last Cigar Factory Ponders More Competition From Cuba

they have been making fine cigars for a very long time and expect to keep working far into the future. The J.C. Newman cigar factory in the historic Ybor City neighborhood of Tampa is a ballet of complex old machines and deft hands, as 130 people make 60
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Mar 20, 2016 23:23
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Inequality curbs enthusiasm for Obama visit among Cuba's poor

"He'll come, take a ride in a vintage car and smoke a cigar - then he's gone," said Alberto Hernandez, a Afro-Cuban street sweeper, whose salary of 240 Cuban pesos a month, about $10, makes it hard to afford basics like toothpaste, he said.
Reuters
added Mar 20, 2016 14:50
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Cuban Cigars Can Now Come to U.S.--Will Anyone Care?

While Cuba was cut off from the U.S. for the past 54 years, other countries like the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua have stepped up to serve a $13 billion premium cigar market. Can Cuban cigars return to dominance when the embargo thaws?
Inc.
added Mar 19, 2016 01:33
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[USA] Americans May Now Legally Smoke Cuban Cigars, But Only Outside the U.S.

While most Americans are aware that bringing Cuban cigars or rum into the country was a big no-no, not many of us knew that we were in violation of the U.S. embargo while buying them in other countries for local consumption. Under 2004 regulations, the U
Lexology (uk)
added Mar 19, 2016 01:26
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A Legal Way To Smoke A Cuban Cigar

Are you an American traveling to London, Montreal or Paris? That Cuban cigar you're eyeing in the shop window will be legal to smoke tomorrow. Today the U.S. Government announced changes to the longstanding ban on Cuban goods, including the nation's leg
Cigar Aficionado
added Mar 19, 2016 01:35
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[South America/Caribbean] VIDEOS: Cuba celebrates its cigars in annual Habanos Festival

EuroNews
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
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[Cuba] INTERNATIONAL STARS AT THE CLOSING OF THE XVIII HABANOS FESTIVAL

Chucho Valdés, Estrella Morente and Jorge Drexler join this final celebration to pay tribute the Cohiba brand
PR Newswire
added Mar 7, 2016 15:22
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