Caribbean Report 09-08-1988

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Caribbean Report 09-08-1988

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Timmins, Jerry (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Robinson, A.N.R. (Arthur Napoleon Raymond) (Prime Minister) (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Taylor, Jeremy (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Hewin, Sarah (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Elliot, Michael (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-08-29T19:15:17Z
dc.date.available 2012-08-29T19:15:17Z
dc.date.issued 1988-08-09
dc.identifier.other CAR0032 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/13232
dc.description.abstract This program reports on the political climate in Trinidad and Tobago in the wake of the split in the National Alliance for Reconstruction (NAR) Coalition, and the formation of a new political party known as Club 88. The program also takes a look at the state of the economy of Trinidad and Tobago and the tough political and economic issues facing the A.N.R Robinson administration. Finally, BBC correspondent Hugh Crosskill examines the atmosphere at cricket grounds during test matches between the West Indies and England. The contentious issue of West Indies supporters’ exuberance and the level of noise that they make during the matches is discussed, along with measures taken to control the noise. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines: (Jerry Timmins) (00:27-00:47) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Alan Tomlinson reports on the breakup of the coalition government in Trinidad and Tobago which was formed by the National Alliance for Reconstruction (NAR) and the formation of a new political party by the dissidents, which was dubbed “Club 88”. The segment includes a brief comment by Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister A.N.R. Robinson. (00:51-03:50) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. BBC correspondent Jeremy Taylor reports on the state of the Trinidad and Tobago economy and the many critical economic issues facing the Robinson administration. He also comments on the government’s optimistic, medium-term economic plan. (03:52-05:57) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Financial News: (Pat Whitehorn) This segment includes comments by Sarah Hewin, an economist at American Express Bank. (06:03-07:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. BBC correspondent Hugh Crosskill reports on the opinions of English and West Indian fans to the atmosphere at the cricket stands as it relates to the level of noise made by supporters of the West Indies cricket team. He also looks at the impact of efforts made by English cricketing officials to curtail the noise levels at the major cricket grounds during test matches. (07:34-12:22) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Report on the London-based Economist Magazine’s special supplement on the Caribbean. Jerry Timmins interviews Michael Elliot, Industrial Editor of the journal. (12:26-14:59) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 09 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 Political parties-- Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Economics -- Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket fans -- England. en_US
dc.subject.other National Alliance for Reconstruction (Trinidad and Tobago) en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 09-08-1988 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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