Caribbean Report 02-03-1993

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Caribbean Report 02-03-1993

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Fraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Thompson, Pat (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Fisher, Sophie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author O’Neil, Bill (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Norton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Huggins, Russell (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date March 02, 1993 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-05-23T16:44:24Z
dc.date.available 2012-05-23T16:44:24Z
dc.date.issued 1993-03-02
dc.identifier.other CARDCD270 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/12847
dc.description.abstract Trinidad and Tobago’s National Security Minister - Russell Huggins at the opening of a symposium for international bankers and law enforcement officials to discuss money laundering; disclosed that it is estimated that tens of millions of dollars pass through regional banking institutions each day for the purpose of money laundering – correspondent Tony Fraser reports. At an annual informal get together between US State Department officials, Caribbean and Central American private sector representatives, executives and America business people to discuss the future of the 936 investment program. Pat Thompson - Executive Director, Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce discusses the solutions coming out of the meeting with correspondent Debbie Ransome. Carl Johan Groth - United Nations Human Rights Special Investigator presented report findings to the Commission of Human Rights in Geneva, that condemned Cuba’s treatment of dissidence and concluded that Havana was intrinsically - implicitly or explicitly mistreating prisoners. Bill O’Neil gives his views - correspondent Sophie Fisher reports. Haiti’s military backed government issued a strongly worded statement against supporters of exiled President following a memorial service for victims of the fatal ferry disaster which turned into a rally for Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s return. A Roman Catholic Bishop was badly beaten by pro government thugs – correspondent Michael Norton reports. Antigua’s Prime Minister, 83 year old V. Bird Snr. still has - his party, the opposition and the people of Antigua guessing whether or not he will step down before the next general elections in 1994. The issue is the subject of an article entitled - “A Tale of Three Birds” in the Economist magazine because of the three sons of the Snr. Bird vying for the post of PM – correspondent Debbie Ransome reports. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents Headlines with anchor Debbie Ransome (00:00-00:10). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Trinidad and Tobago’s National Security Minister - Russell Huggins at the opening of a symposium for international bankers and law enforcement officials to discuss money laundering (00:11-02:14). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. At an annual informal get together between US State Department officials, Caribbean and Central American private sector representatives, executives and America business people to discuss the future of the 936 investment program (02:15 -06:00). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Carl Johan Groth - United Nations Human Rights Special Investigator presented report findings to the Commission of Human Rights in Geneva, that condemned Cuba’s treatment of dissidence (06:01-09:43). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4.Haiti’s military backed government issued a strongly worded statement against supporters of exiled President following a memorial service for victims of the fatal ferry disaster which turned into a rally for Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s return (09:44 -11:56). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Antigua’s Prime Minister, 83 year old V. Bird Snr. still has - his party, the opposition and the people of Antigua guessing whether or not he will step down before the next general elections in 1994 (11:57 -14:46). en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14mins. 46secs. 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 Money laundering--drug trafficking--Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drug traffick--Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Crime--Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banks and banking--Corrupt practices--Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Bananas—Commerce--Latin America. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Latin America--Economic conditions--Commerce. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Bananas—Commerce--Latin America. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Human rights-Cuba. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba—Politics and government. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba—Social conditions. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti--Politics and government. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aristide, Jean-Bertrand—Haiti. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Natural disasters--Haiti. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Shipwrecks—Haiti--20th century. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti--Politics and government--Riots. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Antigua--Politics and government--Elections. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 02-03-1993 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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