Caribbean Report 04-09-1990

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Caribbean Report 04-09-1990

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor Ras Kassa (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Whitehorne, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Binnendijk, Chandra van (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Caroit, Jean Michel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Tewarie, Bhoendradatt (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Jefferies, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Brathwaite, Nicholas (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2014-03-17T14:54:37Z
dc.date.available 2014-03-17T14:54:37Z
dc.date.issued 1990-09-04
dc.identifier.other CAR0572 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/34518
dc.description Reports commences during the headlines and ends abruptly. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:35) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. The Gulf Crisis is continuing to affect the economies of Caribbean countries, such as Suriname and the Dominican Republic. Chandra van Binnendijk reports on the fuel shortage in Suriname and states that the economy of Suriname is also affected by a recent slump in the bauxite industry due to the Jungle War. In the Dominican Republic, Jean Michel Caroit reports that the Gulf Crisis has led to an increase in petrol prices and an impending general strike (00:36-04:21) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Financial News (04:22-05:23) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. According to Bhoendradatt Tewarie, Minister of Tourism in Trinidad and Tobago, the international business community is still involved in the economy of the country despite the backlash of the attempted coup. The Minister also states that investors from Hong Kong, India and the United States are due to visit Trinidad and Tobago to assess investment opportunities. John Jefferies, British hotelier based in Bermuda, also comments on his upcoming visit to consider investments in the shares of Crown Reef Hotel in Tobago (05:24-07:45) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. The new police commissioner of Grenada, Nesta Oglivie, is likely to have a British consultant on his staff. In an interview with Hugh Crosskill, the Prime Minister of Grenada, Nicholas Brathwaite, comments on the commissioner's transition from the military to the police force (07:46-10:57) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. After leaving Britain four years ago for Shashamane, Ethiopia (a Rastafari community of 500 acres of land donated by Emperor Haile Selassie I in 1946), a British based Rasta, Ras Kassa, has returned as Shashamane’s Development Officer seeking to raise funds to help improve the industrial and agricultural activities of this Rastafarian community (10:58-13:16) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 12 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 Iraq-Kuwait Crisis, 1990-1991 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Petroleum -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Gasoline -- Storage -- Suriname en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Petroleum -- Prices -- Dominican Republic en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Coup d'etat -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Investments, Foreign -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Tourism -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Police chiefs -- Grenada en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Shashemenē (Ethiopia) en_US
dc.subject.other Shashamane -- Ethiopia en_US
dc.subject.other Rastafarian communities -- Ethiopia en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 04-09-1990 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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