In this Sept. 30, 2011 photo, small business owner Alain Suarez carries 

In this Sept. 30, 2011 photo, small business owner Alain Suarez carries a bundle of sugar cane to make juice called "guarapera" at his workshop in Santa Isabel de Las Lajas, Cienfuegos province, Cuba. Private businesses are popping up on Cuba's main streets, in places hard hit by the decline of Cuba's sugar industry and the general economic malaise that has settled over the country after more than half a century of Socialist rule. (AP Photo/Franklin Reyes)
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In this Sept. 30, 2011 photo, small business owner Alain Suarez carries a bundle of sugar cane to make juice called "guarapera" at his workshop in Santa Isabel de Las Lajas, Cienfuegos province, Cuba. Private businesses are popping up on Cuba's main streets, in places hard hit by the decline of Cuba's sugar industry and the general economic malaise that has settled over the country after more than half a century of Socialist rule. (AP Photo/Franklin Reyes)
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