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Economic measures supposed to ease the effects of the pandemic are increasing inequality.
A lack of hard currency mean that essential imports are in short supply.
Officials attribute problems of access to economic limitations. The reality is very different.
No evidence to support official claims that country’s advanced” science and medicine” has saved record numbers of patients.
The state steps up its assault and harassment of independent artists.
19 Dec 13
Activists note slight but insignificant dip in numbers compared with 2012.
5 Dec 13
As authorities warn of clampdown, traders say business should carry on as usual, eased by a bit of bribery.
22 Nov 13
Locals caught in the middle when gangs clash.
8 Nov 13
Home-made beauty products and soft drinks cost less than originals, but who knows what goes into them?
6 Nov 13
Arbitrary detentions have increased in recent months.
5 Nov 13
Ingredients often sold on the black market, leaving customers with poor-quality bread.
5 Nov 13
Change means people will be allowed to buy any goods on sale without making them any more affordable.
1 Nov 13
Security services disrupt processions in Matanzas province for more than three months.
30 Oct 13
New policy includes pay rises for local players and freedom to take up foreign contracts.
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