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Habanos Festival Moves Up One Week in 2019

Habanos Festival Moves Up One Week in 2019

The 2019 Festival de Habanos will be held from Monday, February 18 to Friday, February 22 in Havana, Cuba, Habanos S.A. confirmed today.

September 28, 2018
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Denounces Cuban Embargo During U.N. Visit

Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Denounces Cuban Embargo During U.N. Visit

Miguel Díaz-Canel, Cuba’s first post-Castro era president, arrived in New York this week to address the U.N. General Assembly.

September 26, 2018
U.S. State Department Softens Cuba Travel Advisory

U.S. State Department Softens Cuba Travel Advisory

The U.S. State Department softened its Cuba travel advisory to a Level 2 ranking.

August 23, 2018
U.S. Tourism to Cuba Jumped in June

U.S. Tourism to Cuba Jumped in June

The number of U.S. citizens visiting Cuba in June 2018 reached 68,000, a 5 percent increase from 12 months earlier, according to published reports based on Cuban tourism statistic…

August 6, 2018
Rains in Cuba Cause Problems for Harvested Tobacco

Rains in Cuba Cause Problems for Harvested Tobacco

An extraordinarily wet and humid May has damaged Cuba’s premium tobacco crop, nearly all of which was curing in barns.

June 1, 2018
Robaina Documentary Screening Next Week In NYC

Robaina Documentary Screening Next Week In NYC

Prince of Smoke, a documentary by Matthew Gelb, follows Hirochi Robaina during the first weeks of harvest at the Robaina Farm.

April 20, 2018
Raúl Castro Steps Down As Cuban President

Raúl Castro Steps Down As Cuban President

Raúl Castro formally stepped aside as president of Cuba today.

April 19, 2018
The 2018 Habanos Festival In Pictures

The 2018 Habanos Festival In Pictures

A look at some of the highlights of Cuba’s Festival del Habano XX.

March 14, 2018
Habanos Festival Concludes With $1.8 Million Charity Auction

Habanos Festival Concludes With $1.8 Million Charity Auction

The live auction closing the Friday night gala dinner at the Festival del Habanos raised 1.485 million euros ($1.8 million) for Cuba’s public health system.

March 5, 2018