In Cuba between 1993 and 2004, a dollar store was a government-owned shop
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only accept U.S. dollars as payment.
Sep 6, 2012 ... Cuba experiments with debit cards in dollar stores .... created hard times in Cuba
known as the "Special Period" because of the tight rationing of ...
dollars and established state-run dollar stores to channel dollars to the
government. .... the Cuban economy during the recession of the Special Period.
Jul 25, 1993 ... Carlos Lage, vice president of the Council of State and Cuba's leading ... Until
recently, the parking lots of the dollar stores held a few cars with ...
The government sold these goods in ?dollar stores??special stores that accepted
only U.S. dollars as payment. This process ultimately brought valuable U.S. ...
Aug 9, 1992 ... HAVANA -- Cuba's swing to tourism is bringing in vital hard currency, but ...
expensive restaurants and special dollar stores if accompanied by a ...
Dec 19, 2014 ... (A dollar store in Cuba has the opposite connotation as in the U.S.). ... a bar only
in CUC (unless you're in a special peso-only establishment).
Cuba uses pesos but recently legalized the circulation of U.S. dollars. ... The
dollar shops have all the clothes and export-quality goods and are well-stocked.
... Their cooking oil ration is tiny and the state stores often don't have any. .... If
you pay in dollars, you go to a special office in the terminal to get the ticket an
Oct 26, 2004 ... Cuba said that US dollars would no longer be accepted in stores on the island ...
If they want to shop at special stores that sell goods for foreign ... Banks will stop
conducting dollar transactions beginning November 8, and ...