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Dollar store (Cuba)

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In Cuba between 1993 and 2004, a dollar store was a government-owned shop that sold goods ... Tools. What links here · Related changes · Upload file · Special pages · Per...

Cuban dollar stores are special stores that - Answers.com

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only accept U.S. dollars as payment.

Cuba experiments with debit cards in dollar stores - World news ...

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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 ...

Cubanonomics: Mixed Economy in Cuba during the Special Period ...

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dollars and established state-run dollar stores to channel dollars to the government. .... the Cuban economy during the recession of the Special Period. Political ...

Cuba Opts to Legalize the Dollar - Washington Post

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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 ...

Economy - Cuba - Caribbean: land sugar, only u, cuba island ...

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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. ...

Cuba's Lures Denied to Cubans - Washington Post

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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 ...

We're Going to Cuba! (Or Not.) | Boston Review

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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).

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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 ...

Cuba to Stop Accepting US Dollars in Transactions - Global Policy ...

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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 ...

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Cuba's currency: Double trouble | The Economist

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Oct 23, 2013 ... Dollar stores mushroomed to capture the money flowing in from newly welcomed tourists and Cubans living abroad. Meanwhile, all Cuban ...

THE CASTRO DOLLAR - A special report - In Cuba's New Dual ...

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Jan 11, 1999 ... The state-owned hotel and dollar store chains compete to some degree with one another, and the Government has also tried to improve ...

the emerging food and paladar market in havana1 - Association for ...

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the paladares in Cuba's transition to a new post-so- ... hold goods is inadequate in the Special Period. Ra- ... the dollar's circulation, and proposed setting up sav- ... Products Available at Selected State-run Food Stores (Bodegas) in Three.