Cuba to ration more products due to economic crisis, U.S. sanctions

People wait in line to buy sweets in a state store in downtown Havana, Cuba, May 10, 2019. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

HAVANA (Reuters) – Communist-run Cuba said on Friday it would control more the sales of certain foodstuff and hygiene products, including adding some back to the ration card, due to shortages that it blamed partly on the tightening of the U.S. trade embargo. Shop shelves on the Caribbean’s largest island have been increasingly empty of […]

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