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[Nicaragua, USA] Cigar Wars: As the Cuban Embargo Fizzles, the Battle for Stogies Smolders

But Nicaragua's cigar boom is due to more than just Cuban exiles. It's because of the embargo against their homeland. For 50 years, the U.S. blockade has shut off the world's largest cigar market from the island most famous for making them. In the proces
Village Voice blogs
added Feb 11, 2015 06:55
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Nicaragua to Host IV International Tobacco Festival

host the IV International Tobacco Festival opening Wednesday which will see buyers from the United States, Europe and Latin America, according to the organizers of the event. The event, with “Puro Humo” (Pure Smoke) as its slogan
Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Jan 13, 2015 20:16
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[Latin America] Nicaragua is first country to ratify new international protocol to eliminate illicit tobacco trade

The protocol, ratified by Nicaragua on 20 December 2013, seeks to eliminate all forms of illicit trade in tobacco products by requiring Parties to take measures to control the supply chain and to cooperate internationally on a wide range of related matte
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added Feb 12, 2014 17:31
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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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Oettinger Davidoff announces major farmland acquisitions in Nicaragua and Honduras / New Camacho factory to be built in Danli, Honduras

PR Newswire
added Feb 27, 2015 11:54
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Nicaragua Dispatch Tobacco tourism in Esteli

Travel writer Joshua Berman traces his passion for Nicaraguan cigars to their place of origin in Estelí
Nicaragua Dispatch (ni)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:25
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[Nicaragua, USA] Industry Thrives Due to US Demand

Nicaragua’s tobacco industry is seeing a huge boost mainly thanks to US demand. The country’s reputation as a tobacco producer is growing, boasting a sector that is a big exporter and employer. Esteli, a region in the north of the country, has the dark
Tobacco Asia
added Mar 24, 2017 20:34
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[South America/Caribbean] Nicaragua Throws Fifth Cigar Festival

in the capital city of Managua and in the cigar city of Estelí. Dubbed Puro Sabor Festival del Tabaco, the event was a celebration of Nicaragua's rapidly growing cigar industry and tobacco culture. Puro Sabor's main objective is to raise international aw
Cigar Aficionado
added Jan 23, 2016 15:19
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Revisiting Nicaragua, This Time as a Tourist

Estelí is also the country’s cigar capital, and according to Cigar Journal’s rankings, many of the world’s top stogies are born here. The cigar producers, most of them of Cuban descent, waited out the revolution in Honduras and in the United States and ma
New York Times
added Mar 5, 2014 14:17
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[Russia] Sevastopol may start importing cigars from Nicaragua

The diplomat proposed switching grain offloading from Novorossiysk to Sevastopol. He added that Crimea could also import Nicaraguan rum, cigars, coffee and bananas, TASS reports.
Vestnik Kavkaza
added Jun 10, 2015 17:07
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