COMMUNISM: “Hard currency elusive in Havana [Cuba] as monetary reform looms”

“Analysts say the recent elusiveness of hard currency is likely due to a deteriorating economic situation and increased demand as the government steps up moves to end Cuba’s labyrinthine dual currency system.

Among those affected are Cubans who want to protect themselves from any kind of possible depreciation this complex process could entail by parking their savings in hard currency and those, like Roly, wanting to travel abroad…

There’s been no money available at the banks or exchange houses for weeks, you have to look elsewhere,” said Roly…”

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cuba-currency-feature/hard-currency-elusive-in-havana-as-monetary-reform-looms-idUSKBN1YN1HP

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