Headlines Tagged with South America/Caribbean — 178 headlines found
Most returning vacationers are proud of their wheeling and dealing in the back alleys of Havana to acquire these famous cigars at US$75 to US$100 a box. Well, my friends, I’ve got news for you: More than likely you have been ripped off.
May 6, 2016 Caymanian Compass (ky)
added May 6, 2016 18:56
[China, Guyana, South America/Caribbean] Chinese company breaches Bajan agreement on cigarette advertising
Stamping out smoking will take more than a legal ban on cigarette advertisements. That was the view expressed by several shopkeepers regarding the pending legislation to ban advertising for cigarettes.
May 2, 2016 Stabroek News (gy)
added May 5, 2016 10:22
[Argentina, Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Argentine increases tax on tobacco companies to 75 pct.
Argentine government on Monday made official a 60 to 75 percent tax hike on the manufacture of tobacco products via the publication of a decree in the Official Bulletin. The funds collected with the tax increase will allow ... and greater coverage of exp
May 1, 2016 Fox News
added May 2, 2016 19:11
[Guyana, South America/Caribbean] LETTER: Framework Convention on Tobacco Control does not advocate industry exclusion from regulatory process
Demtoco is not opposed to Tobacco Control Regulations...very clear that the WHO Guidelines for the implementation of Article 5.3 are not binding. The truth is, these Guidelines do not mandate a complete exclusion of the legitimate tobacco industry.
Apr 28, 2016 Stabroek News (gy)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:31
[Guyana, Latin America, South America/Caribbean] Demtoco director says 'draconian' tobacco laws could shutter operations ($$)
Kirton, who told shareholders at the company’s 82nd Annual General Meeting that it has shared with the government the “industry’s position,” which includes a request “for balanced regulation that offers an opportunity for the existence of smokers and non
Apr 13, 2016 Stabroek News (gy)
added Apr 13, 2016 22:31
With a humidor filled with $2 million worth of fine cigars, it boasts the biggest collection in all of Europe.
Apr 11, 2016 Maxim
added Apr 12, 2016 23:55
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
Mar 20, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Mar 20, 2016 23:23
Mar 5, 2016 EuroNews
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
Unseasonably heavy rains have damaged Cuba's tobacco crop and raised questions about iconic cigar brands that some aficionados say they hope will not suffer from declining quality amid higher demand
Mar 2, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 4, 2016 17:59
they have seen little impact on domestic sales from a boom in tourism that has brought hundreds of thousands of new visitors to Havana. That may be partly because, while some tourists visit official cigar stores, many others buy pilfered or counterfeit su
Mar 3, 2016 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Mar 4, 2016 17:59