Consumer alert – With quality cigars come the fakes 6/3/2017 Producers and importers are fighting back with a number of safeguards to help consumers verify the genuine article. Baqer Mohebi Enterprises is enhancing its efforts this year to ensure that the cigar customers are protected against the rash of fakers in the UAE market. Read more
18th Habanos Festival in Cuba 26/4/2016 'Festival Habanos XVIII' was held in Havana (February 29th to March 4th) in an atmosphere of great excitement and interest. The event hosted over 1,500 attendants from more than 50 countries and this year gave pride of place to Cohiba cigars. Read more
All hail to the Bolivar ‘Emiratos’ 26/4/2016 This 2015 special edition Vitola, the Bolivar 'Emiratos', comes from a brand traditionally known to produce some of the strongest and most full-bodied Havana cigars to come out of Havana. Read more
Appreciating Cuban cigar excellence 22/6/2014 BME held a series of special Cigar Rolling events in March and April 2014 with a Cuban guest ‘Torcedora’ or cigar rolling expert. The events in Dubai and Abu Dhabi were very popular. Read more
Launch of new H. Upmann Connoisseur A cigar 21/6/2014 During the Cigar Rolling event at La Casa Del Habano, JBR, we successfully launched the new H. Upmann Connoisseur A cigar. Read more
Habanos Sommelier Competition 2013 31/12/2013 This competition has continued to attract a large following as well as many eager competitors, all keen to show that they can make the right match between a Habano cigar and an aperitif. Read more