Caribbean Report 14-09-1990

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Caribbean Report 14-09-1990

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Ford, Henry (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Baptiste, Sandra (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Coone, Tim (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Martin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Persaud, Vishnu (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Anyaoku, Emeka (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Calverley, John (analyst)
dc.contributor.author Humphreys, David (analyst)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2014-10-14T16:25:21Z
dc.date.available 2014-10-14T16:25:21Z
dc.date.issued 1990-09-14
dc.identifier.other CAR0580 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/39116
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:37) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Two arrests have been made in relations to the funding and arming of Trinidad’s Jamaat al Muslimeen in their attempt to overthrow the government. Debbie Ramsome reports that Neville Ward was arrested for having prior knowledge of the receipt of money to Yasin Abu Bakr by persons residing in Libya for the training of men in marksmanship, weaponry and handling of explosives. The second arrest was conducted in Fort Lauderdale, Florida of an Afro-American Muslim man for the exportation of guns and ammunitions to Trinidad. Ms. Ransome also reports on an incident in which one of the Muslimeen insurrectionists in court threatened the State Council, Theodore Guerra, and his family (00:38-04:07) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. The leader of the opposition Labour Party in Barbados, Henry Ford, states that the electoral process in Guyana is a disgrace. Sandra Baptiste interviews Henry Ford who also criticizes the fact that the Commonwealth Secretariat is the only organization invited by the Guyanese government to monitor the upcoming elections (04:08-06:02) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Financial News. John Calverley, Senior Economist at the American Express Bank in London, comments on the value of the dollar on the world market. David Humphreys, Metals Analyst of Rio Tinto Zinc remarks on the price of aluminum (06:03-07:24) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Cuba’s decision to shut down its newest nickel producing plant will result in a disruption in supply to its principal customer, the Soviet Union. Hugh Crosskill interviews Tim Coone, Financial Times journalist (07:25-09:49) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Cuba’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs denies reports that Cuba is defying the UN’s economic blockade against Iraq. According to Lionel Martin, Cuba has been charged with turning to Iraq for oil as Cuba attempts to recover from the loss of its main trading partners in Eastern Europe and the uncertainty of its future trade with the Soviet Union (09:40-11:25) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. The effects of the hike in oil prices will be a key agenda item when the Commonwealth Finance Ministers meet in Trinidad next week. Sandra Baptiste interviews Vishnu Persad, Director of Economic Affairs at the Commonwealth Secretariat and Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Commonwealth Secretary General (11:26-14:50) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 min. 55 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 Coup d'etat -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Election monitoring -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aluminum -- Prices en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Nickel -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Petroleum -- Prices -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union en_US
dc.subject.other Jamaat al Muslimeen -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.other Guyana -- Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.other Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 14-09-1990 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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