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Cuban state budget prioritizes social programs

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The monetary re-ordering process underway necessarily implies changes for Cuba’s 2021 state budget. Given the effort to ensure the most appropriate use of resources, the plan includes eliminating excessive subsidies, without foregoing its predominately social character, with human beings at the center of the country’s life. This was reiterated on the Mesa Redonda television program recently by Meisi Bolaños Weiss, minister of Finances and Prices (MFP), who explained that, during the year coming to an end, the country faced the tightening of the U.S. blockade