Maya Selva, owner of Flor de Selva, Villa Zamorano, and Cumpay cigar brands recently toured South-East Asia, visiting Vietnam and Hong Kong.
La Casa Del Habano Kuala Lumpur recently celebrated two decades of operation with a cigar dinner attended by Asia-Pacific’s cigar industry members and Habanos enthusiasts.
Our Cigar Journal editor, Samuel Spurr, embarks on a journey to Asia and inquires about the development of the cigar industry in Malaysia.
Mombacho Cigars’ Claudio Sgroi will add a third cigar line to his current production cigar portfolio with the launch of Casa Favilli later this year. A sneak preview was provided to Cigar Journal at the InterTabac Trade Show in Dortmund.
Radhames “Ram” Rodriguez has debuted El Artista’s Cimarron at this year’s InterTabac.
Davidoff recently hosted a 50th Anniversary Cocktail Reception for over 180 guests at The Murray, Hong Kong.
WIP in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur was recently conferred the honour of being named Malaysia’s first and only Habanos Terrace by Habanos S.A.
At the recent InterTabac trade show, Oliva showcased two new limited edition cigars: the Oliva Serie V Melanio Edicion Limitada 2018 and the Cain Daytona Limitada 2018.
Principle Cigars’ Aviator NightFlight line, an expanded edition of the Aviator series, will be launched in Europe.
Hong Kong-based cigar distributors Cigraal, headed by Eric Piras, has announced a distribution deal with Ashton Cigars for China and will become their agent in the wider Asia-Pacific market.
Abe Flores’ PDR Cigars has launched the El Criolitto cigar line in Europe at this year’s InterTabac trade show.
Kafie 1901 was established five years ago with the name acknowledging the year the Kafie family arrived in Honduras from Lebanon.