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Cuba authorises funds to repair houses

The Cuban government is bringing in a new subsidy to help citizens finance repairs to their homes.

The announcement was made through the state newspaper, Granma, and is said to be an attempt to alleviate the housing shortage, while continuing to boost the island' s Soviet-style economic model.

Liliet Heredero reports.

  • 05 Jan 2012
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