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The biggest international event of the Habano tobacco culture comes to a close. The Gala Evening provided a fitting end that saw the presentation of the new Linea 1935, the brand’s most premium offer. Guests at the evening celebration could taste the three vitolas of the novel Línea 1935: Maltés (53 x 153 mm) and Dumas (49 x 130 mm), while Leyenda (55 x 165 mmm) takes the form of the Montecristo 80 Aniversario. The traditional Humidores Auction provided the finishing touches to the Festival. An exquisite Bolivar-branded humidified cigar box was put up for auction. The seven lots auctioned raised a total of €1,265,000, which will be donated in full to the Cuban Public Health System.
The 19th Cuban Cigar Festival opened in Havana on Monday with the industry in a buoyant mood following encouraging sales figures for 2016. Despite uncertainties in the global economy and the threat of anti-smoking laws, Cuban cigar sales rose last year. CGTN’s Michael Voss reports from Havana.
The opening of the 19th Habanos cigar Festival and trade fair tour 27th Feb 2017 The Festival’s Trade show Opens “It’s our pleasure to welcome you all to this festival. The trade show has no doubt turned out to be one of the event’s major activities, a place to share technical and commercial views among producers, providers, handcrafters, collectors and businesspeople linked to the realm of Habanos,” said Rodrigo Malmierca, Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment, during his keynote opening speech. This time around, the fair is harboring 67 stands and booth from different countries, one of the largest turnouts in the history of the festival. Several products and items, directly or indirectly related to Habanos, are getting a lot of media hype, ranging from smokers’ accessories to...
More than 450 cigar-lovers took part in the annual Havana Cigar Festival in the Cuban capital on Thursday, competing to create the longest unbroken ash trail. SOT, Bruno Roset, contestant (Spanish): "It's a very strong cigar, very strong, again. 2,50 cm and 3 cm this time." SOT, Cecilia Alfaro, contestant (Spanish): "[I aimed] for the longest ash, but to my shame I dropped it. No matter, I'm still smoking the same one, right?" Video ID: 20160304-014 Video on Demand: http://www.ruptly.tv Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: http://twitter.com/Ruptly Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Ruptly LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/Ruptly Vine: https://vine.co/Ruptly Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/Ruptly YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/RuptlyTV DailyMotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/r...
Havana, Cuba - 3 March 2007 1. Pan right of the Expo-Cuba ballroom, with people seated enjoying their meals 2. Close-up woman lighting cigar 3. Medium of couple smoking 4. Zoom in Alex Castro (Cuban leader Fidel Castro's son) smoking 5. Medium of Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart (Fidel's son) seated 6. Various of humidors, or cigar cabinets 7. SOUNDBITE (Spanish) Oscar Basulto, Co-President Habanos SA: "We think it went well and we met expectations. As with anything else, we could do better and will try to do so next year." 8. Cuba's most famous tobacco planter, Alejandro Robaina seated (left) at table 9. Mid of man bidding 10. Wide of auctioneer on stage 11. Mid of man bidding 12. UPSOUND (English) Simon Chase, Auctioneer: "270-thousand Euros (356-thousand US dollars) going twice!...
This is a 360 video from Havana Cigar Festival this year. Through this video we'll take you to the event and to famous cigar making factory in Cuba and see how the cigars are made. Havana's world famous Cigar Festival is heating up this week, bringing together thousands of cigar aficionados and dozens of businesses from more than 70 countries. Due to the growing interest in cigars in Asia, this year, a number of Chinese companies are getting in on the action. Cuban cigar manufacturers are looking to China as the next big market for their products. Sales of Cuban Premium tobacco products in the Asian country grew 33% in 2017. Mid-range tobacco like Hoyo de Monterrey and Partagás are also seeing record sales in China.
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HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 27 (acn) Those attending the 17th Habano Festival competed in the second version of the international competition to determine the smoker to achieve the longest ash. The seat of the contest, which involved lovers of the famous Cuban cigars, was the Conventions Center in Havana. The winner of this competition will be announced today at the closing ceremony of the event, which brought together more than 1 600 participants from 60 nations. According to experts the combustibility of the ash depends fundamentally on the quality of the cigar and the Habanos are ideal for this. http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2015-02/27/c_134023580.htm http://halfwheel.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Habanos-Festival-2015-Ali-Alami-longest-ash-winner-Habanos-Festival.jpg
This annual meeting for fans of the world’s best tobacco reached a milestone in its history, as the 20th Habano Festival gathered more than 2,000 participants from over 50 countries who have been able to get a first sight into the most significant Habanos announcements. - During the evening the new Línea Maduro of Partagás was presented. - The auction raised 1.7 million US dollars (1.4 million euros) in the traditional “Humidors Auction” which will be donated to public health services in Cuba. - Orishas provided the music to an evening that gave the final touch to the 20th Anniversary of the Habanos Festival. - The actor Demián Bichir, with an Oscar nomination for Best Actor, was one of the guests. - Darius Namdar from Great Britain won the XVII Edition of the International Habanosommelie...
The 20th Habanos Cigar Festival opened Monday in Havana, Cuba. This anniversary edition comes at an unusual time because the Cuban cigar sales hit a record high last year with China being the third largest consumer market. http://www.cctvplus.com/news/20180227/8074562.shtml#!language=1 Subscribe us on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/CCTVPlus CCTV+ official website: http://www.cctvplus.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cctv-news-content Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NewsContent.CCTVPLUS Twitter: https://twitter.com/CCTV_Plus Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cctvnewscontent/ Video on Demand: www.cctvplus.com If you are in demand of this video footage, please contact with our business development team via email: email@example.com
The 20th Habanos Festival in Cuba kicked off with the launch of a new and exclusive limited edition Cohiba cigar, the Reserva Robustos Cosecha 2014, produced from specially selected leaves subjected to a three year aging process. The new series has been produced in very limited quantities, only 5,000 numbered boxes embodying the exclusivity of Cohiba. The launch will be the star of the Festival’s Welcome Night evening in the Salón de Protocolo El Laguito, in Playa. The Habanos Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary of bringing the lovers of the world’s best tobacco together in Havana.
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Aficionados, journalists, experts and business people linked to the realm of tobacco agreed to say this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Most of them never believed there could be such a wonderful world concealed behind a Cuban cigar. The H. Upmann factory, located on Belascoain Street on the corner of Peñalver, produces the Montecristo vitolas, one of the most sought-after habano brands in the world and a benchmark in terms of international taste. Its cigar rollers will be tasked this year with the making of the Montecristo 80 Aniversario commemorative vitola, selected to mark birth of this brand back in 1935. For its part, La Corona, on 20 de Mayo Avenue on the corner of Línea del Ferrocarril, stands as the main house of the Romeo y Julieta, Hoyo de Monterrey and San Cristóbal de La...
The Cuban Cigar Festival came to an end on Saturday after more than two thousand people from around 70 countries came to the event to mingle and enjoy Havana's classic cigars. The event ended with a gala dinner and a humidor auction, which raised almost 1.5 million Euros for the island's public health system. Participants bid on the tobacco holders which are, in reality, true works of art. Cigar lovers had the opportunity to present and try the newest products on the Cuban tobacco market, from emblematic brands like Montecristo and Cohiba.
Tobacco fans from around the world have gathered to celebrate the iconic product, amid talk of booming sales… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2018/02/27/cuban-cigars-take-centre-stage-at-havana-festival What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews
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The latest sales figures for Cuban cigars, announced at the opening of the annual Havana Cigar Festival, saw turnover increase 447 million dollars. That's an increase of 8% over the previous year. CCTV's Michael Voss has more. Subscribe to BizAsiaAmerica: http://goo.gl/FMKaBj Follow CCTV America: Twitter: http://bit.ly/15oqHSy Facebook: http://on.fb.me/172VKne »» Watch CCTV America 7:00pm -- 9:00pm EST daily «« Washington, DC (and greater area) • MHz - Channel 3 • COMCAST (Xfinity) - Channel 273 • FiOS (Verizon) - Channel 277 New York City • Time Warner - Channel 134 • FiOS (Verizon) - Channel 277 Los Angeles • Charter Cable - Channel 562 • Time Warner - Channel 155 Satellite Nationwide • DISH TV - Channel 279
For tobacco aficionados, Havana's Annual Cigar Festival is arguably the most prestigious in the world. For the first time, Americans are joining in the celebrations. Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Havana. - Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/