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Rare Cubans Do Well At London Auction

A 50-strong gathering of buyers spent more than £250,000 between them (a cool $390,000) during a rare Cuban cigar auction as temperatures dipped to...more

Posted: December 2, 2010    By Nick Hammond


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New Tubes for Cuban Cigars

Since 2009, Habanos S.A., the worldwide distributor of Cuban cigars, has made a strong effort to put many of its classic and newer sizes in...more

Posted: November 24, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Rare Cubans Heading to Auction

Cigar collectors from around the globe will be gathering this month to witness a treasure trove of rare Havanas going under the hammer in...more

Posted: November 15, 2010    By Nick Hammond


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Ramon Allones—New Corona Gorda

Corona gordas, also known as toros, are one of the most popular cigar sizes in the world. Yesterday the Cuban cigar industry announced the upcoming...more

Posted: October 20, 2010    By David Savona


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Storm Knocks Out Power in Havana

The lights went out in Havana last night as Tropical Storm Paula swept across the island of Cuba, drenching the cigar city with heavy rains and wind...more

Posted: October 15, 2010    By David Savona


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Cuban Regionals Hit Asia/Pacific Region

If you've ever wondered what a Cuban Juan Lopez would taste like in a pyramid shape, The Pacific Cigar Co., official distributor of Cuban cigars for...more

Posted: October 15, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Habanos Recreates Antique Upmann Jar

Habanos S.A. the worldwide distributor of Cuban cigars, has gone nostalgic with it's newest, special-edition release: The H.Upmann Noellas glass...more

Posted: October 8, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Storm South of Cuba Brews in Tropics

A tropical low positioned 300 miles southwest of Havana is considered likely to develop into a tropical storm and move in a track that would take it...more

Posted: September 28, 2010    By David Savona


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Cuba to Eliminate 500,000 Jobs, Shift Some to Private Sector

The Cuban government plans to eliminate 500,000 jobs by April 1 of next year, according to an announcement from the Cuba Workers' Central, the...more

Posted: September 14, 2010    By Andrew Nagy


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High-Priced Cohiba Behikes Reach Canada

Cuba's hot new cigar brand, the Cohiba Behike trio of fat, pigtailed smokes, are now on sale in Canada. The cigars officially went on sale on July 21...more

Posted: August 23, 2010    By David Savona


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A Book of Bolivars

The tenth volume of the Habanos Collection has been released by Habanos S.A., the worldwide distributor of Cuban cigars, and the 2010 edition...more

Posted: August 17, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Castro To Allow More Private Business

Cuban president Raúl Castro made headlines this week when he said more private businesses would be allowed to operate in the communist country and...more

Posted: August 4, 2010    By David Savona


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Bill to Lift Cuba Travel Ban Passes Hurdle

The House Agriculture Committee recently approved a bill that would allow U.S. citizens to travel to Cuba and also loosen financial restrictions in...more

Posted: August 2, 2010    By Andrew Nagy


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Cigar Insider Rates Cuba's Thickest Romeo

The new Romeo y Julieta Wide Churchill is the thickest Romeo y Julieta size in the Cuban cigar portfolio, and Cigar Insider has rated the hefty size...more

Posted: July 27, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Tropical Storm Could Hit Cuba Or Florida

Courtesy NOAA/National Weather Service A tropical depression swirling in the warm waters of The Bahamas could make landfall in northern Cuba or...more

Posted: July 22, 2010    By David Savona


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Tasting Report: Cuba's 2010 Edición Limitadas

The Cuban cigar industry releases a new batch of Edicíon Limitada cigars every year, typically in the cooler autumn months, but this year Habanos...more

Posted: July 20, 2010    By David Savona / Gregory Mottola


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Cuba Cuts Cigar Portfolio

It may be time to stock up on some of your favorite Cuban cigars before they're gone forever. Habanos S.A., the worldwide distributor of Cuban...more

Posted: July 8, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Cuba's Limited-Edition Cigars Shipping Early. Very Early.

You won't have to wait until the Fall to get your Edición Limitadas this year. Habanos S.A., the worldwide distributor for Cuban cigars, announced...more

Posted: April 22, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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Legendary Cuban Farmer Alejandro Robaina Dies

Robaina circa 2006. Alejandro Robaina, Cuba's most acclaimed tobacco grower, died on Saturday April 17 at his home in San Luis, Cuba, following a...more

Posted: April 19, 2010    By James Suckling


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First Ever: A Regional Edition Cigar for Cuba

Exclusivo Cuba. That's what the secondary silver and crimson regional-edition band on this fat La Gloria Cubana reads, and this release marks the...more

Posted: March 10, 2010    By Gregory Mottola


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