Caribbean Report 07-01-1993

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Caribbean Report 07-01-1993

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Weatherhead, Clyde (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Allen, Gary (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author O'Neil, Bill (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Rowe, Yvette (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Blanco, Herman (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Simmons, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Baptiste, Sandra (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date January 07, 1993 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-03-15T19:29:15Z
dc.date.available 2012-03-15T19:29:15Z
dc.date.issued 1993-01-07
dc.identifier.other CARDCD262 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/12194
dc.description.abstract One of Trinidad and Tobago’s unions responds to Prime Minister Manning’s warning against militancy.Trinidad and Tobago‘s main public service union says it is willing to continue talking with government but warns that public servants need some sort of deal soon, since it’s members are owed some 3 billion TTD in back pay arrears – Debbie Ransome interviews Clyde Weatherhead, PSA Secretary General on how aggressively the union is pursuing the claim. The opposition Jamaican Labour Party continues to be dogged by public perception of remaining risks within the party some two years after the now famous gang of five issue with speculation running high in Jamaica over the possibility of snap elections - Gary Allen investigates US human rights officials say that Bill Clinton needs to deal with the cause of Haiti’s crisis not just the symptoms, correspondent Debbie Ransome interviews Bill O’Neil. In the face of severe economic constraints the Cuban government has embarked on an ambitious marketing drive targeting both traditional and non-traditional markets, using the hard sell in its international envious medical services – Yvette Rowe interviews Herman Blanco, Cuban Ambassador. The Barbados government responds to its privatization critics, and is proceeding with the sale of Government shares in several state corporations. Privatization of the state transportation system is also being considered in order to clear the debts of several of the enterprises - correspondent Sandra Baptiste interviews David Simmons, Barbados Junior Finance Minister. Voters go to the poles in Aruba tomorrow to elect a new 21 member parliament. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents One of Trinidad and Tobago’s unions responds to Prime Minister Manning’s warning against militancy (00:30- 03:45). The opposition Jamaican Labour Party continues to be dogged by public perception of remaining risks within the party some two years after the now famous gang of five issue with speculation running high in Jamaica over the possibility of snap elections - Gary Allen investigates (03:46-05:38). US human rights officials say that Bill Clinton needs to deal with the cause of Haiti’s crisis not just the symptoms, correspondent Debbie Ransome interviews Bill O’Neil (05:39-08:43). In the face of severe economic constraints the Cuban government has embarked on an ambitious marketing drive targeting both traditional and non-traditional markets, using the hard sell in its international envious medical services – Yvette Rowe interviews Herman Blanco, Cuban Ambassador (08:44-10:43). The Barbados government responds to its privatization critics, and is proceeding with the sale of Government shares in several state corporations. Privatization of the state transportation system is also being considered in order to clear the debts of several of the enterprises - correspondent Sandra Baptiste interviews David Simmons, Barbados Junior Finance Minister (10:44-14:07). Voters go to the poles in Aruba tomorrow to elect a new 21 member parliament (14:08-15:06). en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15:06mins 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 Haiti—Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti—Social conditions en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Human rights-Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Labor disputes-Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Labor disputes-Trinidad and Tobago-History-20th century en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Labor movement-Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Politics and government-Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Politics and government-Barbados en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba-Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba-Commerce. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba-Medicine. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aruba-Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aruba-Elections en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Jamaica-Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Political parties-Jamaica en_US
dc.subject.other Castro, Fidel en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 07-01-1993 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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