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Cuba upgrades transport in reform drive

Cubans able to travel in clean and safe buses for first time in decades, as country modernises its economic model.

Last Modified: 15 Sep 2013 17:30
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For the first time in decades Cubans are able to travel in clean and safe buses.

It is part of a nationwide process of upgrading its transport to modernise the economy.

Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports from Havana.

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