Caribbean Report 19-03-1993

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Caribbean Report 19-03-1993

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Rowe, Yvette (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Allen, Gary (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Khan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Miller, Billie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Martin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Bowen, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Charles, Eugenia (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date March 19, 1993 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-06-27T18:24:38Z
dc.date.available 2012-06-27T18:24:38Z
dc.date.issued 1993-03-19
dc.identifier.other CAR1235 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/13081
dc.description.abstract Two Deputy Governors and a manager from Jamaica’s Central Bank are to be fired. This follows from an independent report on the Foreign Exchange Scandal (Jamaica) – correspondent Gary Allen reports from Kingston. Possible changes in the running of the CARICOM Secretariat as are in the pipeline as CARICOM leaders hold their mini summit. Correspondent Yvette Rowe reports from an interview with host Prime Minister Eugenia Charles – who said that restructuring will be on of the most important items on the agenda. Attempts were made before Guyana’s courts to have former President - Desmond Hoyte removed as opposition leader The legal challenge came from within the People’s National Congress Party as infighting continues between factions loyal to Hoyte and those loyal to former Prime Minister Hamilton Green- correspondent Sharif Khan reports. The Barbados government is considering buying sugar from Guyana and cancelling a controversial arrangement with US company – the arrangement with the Indiapolis based process supply company has been questioned several times in parliament. David Bowen – Barbados Agricultural Minister said that the importation of Guatemala sugar from the US company will become a thing of the past. Ian MacDonald – Marketing and Administration Manager of GuySuCo speaks on whether Guyana can meet Barbados’s needs. However, Dame Billie Antoinette Miller - Opposition MP has expressed her reservations about the arrangement - correspondent Yvette Rowe reports. United Nations agencies are asking for international aid for Cuba following the devastation caused by the violent storms. In an interview with Ricardo Alarcón – Cuba’s Foreign Minister, correspondent Lionel Martin takes a look at Cuba’s changing political scene. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents Headlines with anchor Yvette Rowe (00:00 - 00:30). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Two Deputy Governors and a manager from Jamaica’s Central Bank are to be fired. This follows from an independent report on the Foreign Exchange Scandal (Jamaica) (00:31-02:24). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Possible changes in the running of the CARICOM Secretariat as are in the pipeline as CARICOM leaders hold their mini summit (02:25 -04:44). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Attempts were made before Guyana’s courts to have former President - Desmond Hoyte removed as opposition leader (04:45-07:14). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. The Barbados government is considering buying sugar from Guyana and cancelling a controversial arrangement with US company (07:15 -10:55). en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. United Nations agencies are asking for international aid for Cuba following the devastation caused by the violent storms (10:56 – 14:53). en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 mins 53 secs. 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 Banks and banking--Corrupt practices—Jamaica. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Foreign exchange--Law and legislation--Jamaica. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Area-- Politics and government. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Community—Commerce--Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Guyana—Politics and government. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Politicians--Guyana. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Barbados—Commerce—Agriculture-Politics and government. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Hurricanes--Cuba. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Disaster relief--Cuba. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba —Foreign Relations—United States. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba-Politics and government. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 19-03-1993 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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