Casa del Habano Partagas Meetings Gain Worldwide Prestige
HAVANA , Cuba, Nov 18 (acn) Businessmen, suppliers and guests
from all over the World, participating in the 21st Meeting of
Clients and Friends of the Casa del Habano Partagas, underway in
Havana, affirmed that this event is increasingly gaining
This meeting is attended by
nearly 350 participants coming from Italy,
Spain, Brazil, Canada, the United States, Mexico,
France, and Greece; and attracted by the international
reputation of Cuban
Imanol Elguezabal, from Spain, told ACN that for him taking
part in this
meeting every year is a way to recall the moments he shared
producer Alejandro Robaina, in whose plantations in Pinar
del Rio province
where he knew about tobacco harvesting.
The son of that well-known producer, Carlos Robaina,
affirmed that every
year this event gains quality and it is a permanent tribute
to my father,
who was a regular participant in these meetings since the
beginning in 1998.
Robaina noted that a similar event will take place in
February, in Italy,
with the attendance of businessmen, suppliers, and guests
from all over
the world, and especially from Cuba.
The president of Cigar Clubs in that European nation,
pointed out that this will be the biggest event in the
Cuban representatives from Partagas, artists, chefs, and
promoters will exhibit the exquisiteness of its cigars and
Caribbean island as tourist destination.
Canadian journalist, Vince Piva, taking part in these
meetings for the
fourth time, said that she feels at home in Cuba and its
people for its
familiar and peaceful environment.
The president of Caracol S.A., Oscar Gonzalez, explained
that one of the
factors that contribute with the prestige of these meetings
extraordinary effort by the small staff of the forum and its
The program of activities of the event includes visits to
Club Havana, the
Equestrian Center at the Lenin Park, and the Alcona Farm.
On this occasion, the 21st Meeting of Clients and Friends of
the Casa del
Habano Partagas is dedicated to the 492nd anniversary of the
Havana, the 166th anniversary of the Partagas Cigars Royal
the 18th of the Casa del Habano Partagas ––which was
inaugurated in 1993.