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Locals note gradual move away from highly politicised dissent towards more professional standards.
It’s too late for the 2016 Olympics, but hope remains that the sport will be officially accepted.
Washington-Havana détente means many are worried time is running out to seek a new life.
Leaked data reveals the existence of dozens of businesses associated with senior figures.
Opposition figures in exile say that they are disappointed with his performance.
16 Sep 15
Healthcare workers on foreign assignments have to hand over much of their pay to the Cuban government.
30 Jul 15
Screening is widely available, although mistakes still happen.
10 Jun 15
People in Santa Clara complain about massive, unexplained price rise.
29 May 15
As UNESCO event hears of increasing censorship and intimidation across Latin America, Cuban reporters talk about the especially tough environment they work in.
29 May 15
Almost half a million self-employed find paying in taxes a time-consuming business.
28 May 15
For many, a balanced diet with enough fruit and vegetables is just too expensive.
25 Feb 15
Rising rates of alcohol dependence among young people.
28 Dec 14
Some see thaw as “betrayal”, others as an opportunity to set conditions that Havana must meet.
19 Dec 14
Drivers have informal “conductors” to collect cash to supplement their wages.
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