Posts Tagged ‘Cigar Bars in Bangkok Disappearing’

Cigar Bars in Thailand are Feeling the Heat!

Monday, May 25th, 2009

Cigar bars are flourishing in Hong Kong and Singapore and are a conspicious show of wealth, although in Thailand, due to strict enforcement of anti-smoking laws, the cigar business is literally as dead as a stubbed out cigar. To make things even worse in an already adverse political and economic climate is the high import duty on cigars. Pacific Cigar Co. is Thailand’s largest importer of Cuban cigars and their sales have been dropping.