Caribbean Report 02-03-1990

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Caribbean Report 02-03-1990

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Khan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Binnendijk, Chandra van (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Bhar, Robin (analyst)
dc.contributor.author Porter, Adrian (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Colon, Rafael Hernandez (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Barcelo, Carlos Romero (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Martinez, Ruben Berrios (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Martin-Jenkins, Christopher (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-01-19T17:06:47Z
dc.date.available 2012-01-19T17:06:47Z
dc.date.issued 1990-03-02
dc.identifier.other CAR0440 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/11513
dc.description Includes musical interludes at the beginning and end of the report. en_US
dc.description.abstract The Guyana government hopes to reach an agreement with the IMF on a support programme by the end of the month. Secondly, the government of Suriname holds a top-level meeting with Ronnie Brunswick, the jungle commando leader to finalize the peace accord which ends four years of fighting. Following the Financial News, the political future of Puerto Rico is discussed at the congressional hearings in Washington. The people of Puerto Rico are offered three options: continued status as a Commonwealth dependency; become the 51st state of the US; or total independence. The report concludes with on a celebratory note with the victory of the English cricket team against the West Indies at Sabina Park, Jamaica. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-01:27) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Guyana governments hopes to sign a support programme agreement with the IMF. Sharief Khan reports from Georgetown (01:28-02:52) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. The government of Suriname meets with Ronnie Brunswick, jungle commando leader to discuss the peace process. Chandra van Binnendijk reports from Paramaribo (02:53-04:52) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Financial News. Robin Bhar, Metals Analyst, comments on the rising price of nickle (04:53-06:31) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Political future of Puerto Rico is the subject of new congressional hearings in Washington. Adrian Porter reports, including contributions in the House of Representatives in Washington by Governor Rafael Colon, Carlos Romero Barcelo of the New Progressive Party and Ruben Berrios Martinez of the Independence Party (6:32-09:55) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Stories of Caribbean interest appearing in the British press (09:56-13:16) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Sporting segment. Christopher Martin Jenkins reports on the unexpected win of the English cricket team against the West Indies (13:17-15:41) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 41 sec. en_US
dc.format.medium Sound, mp3 en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.relation.ispartof The BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011 en_US
dc.rights Copyright British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Guyana -- Economic conditions -- 1966- en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International finance. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Peace-building -- Suriname. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Puerto Rico -- Politics and government. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket -- Tournaments -- England. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket -- Tournaments -- West Indies. en_US
dc.subject.other Brunswick, Ronnie. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 02-03-1990 en_US
dc.type Recording, oral en_US
SpecialCollections.repository All sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.rights.accessRights Access to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (main.library@uwimona.edu.jm), Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (wimail@sta.uwi.edu), St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US


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