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Cuba Increases Official Exchange Rate For U.S. Dollars

Cuba Increases Official Exchange Rate For U.S. Dollars

Travelers to Cuba will now be able to exchange dollars at hotels, banks and currency exchange centers at an official rate of 120 Cuban Pesos to the dollar.

August 8, 2022
Cuba Approves Foreign Investment To Private Sector

Cuba Approves Foreign Investment To Private Sector

Facing growing hardships, Cuba’s National Assembly has approved 75 new economic measures to stimulate the country’s struggling economy.

July 25, 2022
Cohiba 55 Aniversario Hitting Market With Enormous Price Tag

Cohiba 55 Aniversario Hitting Market With Enormous Price Tag

In the immediate aftermath of Cuba’s sweeping price hikes, the new cigar will carry a price tag more commonly found on vintage smokes than on new releases.

May 20, 2022
U.S. Reversing Course On Cuba: More Flights, Fewer Restrictions, Easier Investment And Travel

U.S. Reversing Course On Cuba: More Flights, Fewer Restrictions, Easier Investment And Travel

In a substantive change in U.S. policy toward Cuba, the Biden administration announced that it will move to lift a series of economic, travel and migration restrictions imposed by …

May 17, 2022
Habanos S.A. Sets Record With More Than $500 Million In Sales

Habanos S.A. Sets Record With More Than $500 Million In Sales

Habanos S.A. posted a record $568 million in sales last year, up 15 percent from 2020. 

May 12, 2022
$100 Cohibas Coming As Cuban Cigar Prices Going Up

$100 Cohibas Coming As Cuban Cigar Prices Going Up

Cuban cigars are about to get more expensive the world over.

May 10, 2022
Explosion At Cuba’s Hotel Saratoga

Explosion At Cuba’s Hotel Saratoga

Cuba’s Hotel Saratoga, a high-end property in one of the busiest and most famous areas of Havana, was seriously damaged in an explosion.

May 6, 2022
Phoenicia: The Cuban Cigar Powerhouse

Phoenicia: The Cuban Cigar Powerhouse

Little known to American cigar lovers, Phoenicia Trading is one of the world’s largest distributors of Cuban smokes worldwide. Customers often drop $100,000 at its duty-free shop …

April 25, 2022