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[Caribbean, Latin America] 100 Tobacco Workers Inhale Toxic Fumes in Dominican Republic

At least 100 workers, the majority of them women, have fallen ill after breathing in a chemical substance that was used to fumigate a tobacco plant in the Dominican Republic. The workers were taken to hospital for nausea, vomiting, head pain and body sp
teleSUR (ve)
added Aug 21, 2017 00:49
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[China, Dominican Republic] Caribbean Cigar Makers Turn to the European and Chinese Markets

Radhames Rodriguez is using a rare tobacco and special wrapper to roll 50,000 of his new premium cigars, the Pulita, in the Dominican Republic. U.S. aficionados shouldn’t get their hopes up though -- the limited-edition cigar won’t be on sale anywhere nea
Bloomberg News
added Aug 10, 2017 17:06
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[Dominican Republic, USA] Cuban Cigar Wars: A Legendary Exile Braces For U.S. Re-Opening

Ever since John F. Kennedy slapped the embargo on Cuba, the communists and the exiles have never competed against each other in the U.S. market. What will happen when they do is a favorite topic in cigar circles. America represents about a third of the $
Financial Adviser
added Jun 14, 2017 21:41
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[Dominican Republic, Florida] Dominican, US Customs seize 8.0M cigarettes in container

The Customs Agency on Wednesday announced the confiscation 8.0 million cigarettes found in a container camouflaged as a cargo of fabrics, which entered the country at Haina Oriental Port from Miami.
Dominican Today (do)
added Mar 24, 2017 20:34
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Fuente General Manager Sam Méndez Found Dead In Dominican Republic

Longtime general manager for Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., Samuel Carrasco Arturo Méndez, 44, was found dead yesterday. Reports say that he committed suicide via a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 24, 2016 23:42
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[Dominican Republic] Industry legend voices frustration that cigars 'tarred with same brush' as cigarettes in plain packa

The potential impact of plain packaging for tobacco products was the main motivation for hosting international journalists, mostly due to the $780 million that the cigar industry contributes to the Dominican Republic’s GDP...we spoke with Carlos Fuente Jr
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Mar 26, 2016 22:31
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[Latin America] Japan Tobacco International Acquires 50% Stake in Dominican Republic’s Tabacalera

has acquired a 50 percent stake in the Dominican Republic’s La Tabacalera, officials said Wednesday. JTI bought the Tabacalera stock from Spain’s Consorcio Cita Caribe. The Dominican government owns the rest of the company’s outstanding shares.
Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Feb 18, 2016 19:32
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[South America/Caribbean] SANP Enters Letter of Intent to Acquire Dominican Republic Tobacco Company

Santo Mining Corporation also known as Cathay Lifestyle Group Inc., (OTC PINK: SANP), (the "Company"), announced the signing of a letter of intent to purchase a controlling interest in a tobacco company in the Dominican Republic, Tabacalera Café Fuerte SR
PR Worldwide, Inc.
added Dec 14, 2015 15:53
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[Dominican Republic] DISPUTE DS441 Australia — Certain Measures Concerning Trademarks, Geographical Indications and Other Plain Packaging Requirements Applicable to Tobacco Products and Packaging

On 18 July 2012, the Dominican Republic requested consultations with Australia concerning certain Australian laws and regulations that allegedly impose trademark restrictions and other plain-packaging requirements on tobacco products.
World Trade Organization (WTO)
added Oct 29, 2015 08:35
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[Dominican Republic, Honduras] Australia's plain pack laws tested at critical WTO hearing

Tobacco-producing nations are making their last ditch attempts to prove that Australian plain packaging laws infringe World Trade Organization (WTO) agreements at a final hearing in front of the WTO dispute settlement panel. Starting today, and set to ru
Convenience Store (uk)
added Oct 29, 2015 07:38
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