fbpx

Singapore

TFWA Asia Pacific canceled

TFWA Asia Pacific canceled

TFWA Asia Pacific canceled. The Asia Pacific leg of the annual duty-free trade show TFWA is canceled. Each year in May, exhibitors, and visitors from all over the world come to Singapore for the show. Including many cigar companies, who use the tradeshow to talk to...

read more
Asia Pacifico Punch 8-9-8 released

Asia Pacifico Punch 8-9-8 released

Asia Pacifico Punch 8-9-8 released. Pacific Cigar Company, the Habanos distributor for South East Asia and the Pacific has released the regional edition last week. And even though it was released in October 2019, officially it’s a 2018 release. But more often than...

read more
Private Blind Smoke in Singapore

Private Blind Smoke in Singapore

Private Blind Smoke in Singapore. Cigar events are prohibited in Singapore. There are only a handful of tobacconists in the city-state with 6 million inhabitants. Tobacco taxes are high, with 427 SGD per kilo of tobacco (280 Euro). Cigar lounges are almost impossible...

read more
DFS leaving Singapore Changi Airport

DFS leaving Singapore Changi Airport

DFS leaving Singapore Changi Airport liquor and tobacco retail. The DFS group, who runs duty-free shops at airports all over the world, is leaving Singapore Changi Airport on June 2020. Even though the Changi Airport Group announced that DFS would sign a new...

read more
Singapore is getting smoke cabins

Singapore is getting smoke cabins

Singapore is getting smoke cabins. The anti-smoke laws in Singapore are strict. And they are becoming stricter every year. Plain packaging is announced for 2020. And the legal smoking age is slowly being increased to 21 as well. A few months ago, the whole Orchard...

read more

Cigars during my vacation

First of all, we would like to wish all our readers a very happy new year and all the best for 2019. Let's hope for less legislation, more freedom for cigar smokers, many great new releases and happy smoked. Here's to the friendships that cigars can bring, hooray. The...

read more
Singapore is introducing plain packaging

Singapore is introducing plain packaging

Singapore is the latest country to adopt plain packaging for all tobacco products, including cigars. The Ministry of Health announced that yesterday in a statement. All packaging has to be olive green with 75 percent of the packaging covered with graphic health...

read more

Follow us

birthday_cake
Birthdays and events
April 3
Erik Nording (Nording Pipes & Cigars)
April 10
Manolo Quesada (Quesada Cigars)
April 17
Michael Serota (Alec Bradley)
April 20
Todd Vance (Padilla)
April 24
Riste Riatevski (Jas Sum Kral)
April 25
Nick Melillo (Foundation)
April 27
Jeremy Casdagli (Bespoke)