Caribbean Report 18-02-2000

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Caribbean Report 18-02-2000

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Gordon, Orin (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Arthur, Owen (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Maharaj, Rookmin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Fraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Nimval, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Smith, Colin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Clarke, Oscar (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Luncheon, Roger (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Goffe, Leslie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Owens, Major (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Folkes, Brayton (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Camps, Oliver (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2016-03-14T15:33:41Z
dc.date.available 2016-03-14T15:33:41Z
dc.date.issued 2000-02-18
dc.identifier.other CAR3042 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/41485
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines: (00:00-00:30) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. A conference aimed at addressing the problems of small poor countries has come to an end in London. The World Bank and the Commonwealth Secretariat convened a meeting that followed a detailed report of the threat to the survival of small states due to globalization and unrestricted free trade economies. (00:31-02:39) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Developing countries will be able to voice concerns at the UNCTAD conference about their disappointments with developed countries on the matter of trade. (Sentence needs correction. Needs specific subject heading re: Developing countries) It may take some time to find out whether the discussions will make a difference in how trade is handled on the international stage. (02:40-04:33) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Natural gas is replacing crude oil at a fast pace as the backbone of Trinidad’s economy. It is believed that this change will drive foreign direct investment. (04:34-06:35) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Grenada is reinforcing its opposition to bypass St. Lucia’s Banana Corporation to sell bananas directly to GEEST, the exporting company. Clarice Charles, Grenada’s Agricultural Minister, said the move would weaken relations in the Windward Islands. (06:36-07:37) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. The government of Guyana is adamant that it carries out full and speedy inquests when someone is shot and killed by the police. This statement comes in light of police officers facing criticisms of their shoot to kill policy. There is controversy surrounding the shooting death of the country’s most wanted man, who some eye-witnesses say was shot by the police. (07:38-10:03) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. There is a sharp turnaround in the labour movement in the United States calling for amnesty for undocumented immigrants who were previously accused of forcing down wages and breaking strikes. (10:04-12:12) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Trinidad and Tobago qualified for the quarter-final of the CONCACAF group with the U.S. Dwight Yorke, a star player on the team will miss that match. He is flown to England to help his club Manchester United in the top of the table match with VillaUnited. If the team advances to the semi-final and final Yorke will not be there to play on the team. (12:13-15:31) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 31 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 Developing countries - - Economic conditions en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Developing countries - - Economic assistance en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Poverty - - Developing countries en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Foreign trade regulations en_US
dc.subject.lcsh World Trade Organization en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Natural gas - - Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Petroleum - - Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Energy industries - - Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Renewable energy sources en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Clean energy industries en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Investments, Foreign - - Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banana trade - - Grenada en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banana trade - - Saint Lucia en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banana trade - - Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Police shootings - - Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Homicide investigation - - Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Migrant labor - - United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Wages - - Alien labor - - United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Illegal aliens - - United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Amnesty - - United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Football players - - Selection and appointment - - Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 18-02-2000 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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