Year: 2003

Entrevista a Manuel García

Feb 26, 2003. Q: Can you talk about the main characteristics of Habanos Festival, an event that has become a tradition? This year we celebrate the 5th Habanos Festival, event that has become a tradition among smokers and lovers of the Habanos. This is a festival that every year gathers more participants [...]

Inauguration of the Theoretical Seminar of the 5th Habanos Festival

Feb 25, 2003. On February 27th, the Theoretical Seminar in the framework of the 5th Habanos Festival was inaugurated. This important meeting was presided by Eusebio Leal, Historian of the City, Oscar Basulto and Jaime García-Andrades, co-presidents of Habanos S.A., as well as other renowned personalities of [...]

Inauguration of the Commercial Fair at the Festival

Feb 25, 2003. Yesterday, the Commercial Fair of the 5th Habanos Festival was inaugurated at the Convention Center. At this fair, around 40 expositors from 10 countries take part, presenting examples of the culture developed during this year regarding the Cuban cigar. Raúl de la Nuez, Minister of Foreign [...]

Welcome Night Party at TROPICANA

Feb 24, 2003. Habanos Festival in the Cuban capital The traditional Habanos Festival was inaugurated last February 24th, at Tropicana Cabaret. This renowned event, which will last until February 28th, gathers exclusive distributors, professional and lovers of good smoking. In this opportunity, the Festival [...]

New Habanos booklet

Feb 22, 2003. Habanos s.a has just published “Cultivating a tradition of perfection”, made with the help of many people who, both in Cuba and abroad, esteem and cherish the world of Habanos. This book describes in detail all that goes into the making of a Habano, from the planting of the tobacco to the [...]

Colección Habanos Second Volume. Partagás Serie C No. 1

Jan 20, 2003. Colección Habanos is pleased to dedicate its second volume to the brand La Flor de Tabacos de Partagás, and in particular to the Serie C No. 1 cigar. Don Jaime Partagás founded the Real Fábrica de Tabacos de Partagás (Partagás Royal Cigar Factory) in Havana in 1845. By 1851, his brand had [...]

Cohiba Selección Reserva

Jan 17, 2003. Habanos S.A. introduces the new special production Cohiba Selección Reserva. This humidified box contains a selection of 30 cigars: 6 Coronas especiales 4 Espléndidos 6 Robustos 8 Pirámides 6 Medias Coronas “Cohiba Selección Reserva” has been elaborated with tobacco coming from the best [...]