Caribbean Report 19-05-1992

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Caribbean Report 19-05-1992

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (anchor ; interviewer)
dc.contributor.author Fraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Ellis, David (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Khan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Panday, Basdeo (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Singh, Rickey (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Brown, G. Arthur (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2015-01-14T18:27:22Z
dc.date.available 2015-01-14T18:27:22Z
dc.date.issued 1992-05-19
dc.identifier.other CAR1017 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/39448
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. This edition of Caribbean Report further explores the regional implications of the proposed economic union between Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados and Guyana referred to as the Manning initiative (00:00-00:44) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Prime Minister Patrick Manning explains his rationale for the proposed economic union as a means of pushing forward the slow moving integration process with CARICOM (00:47-01:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Correspondent Tony Fraser reports out of Port of Spain that there is little or no reaction to the idea of the economic union among the three countries. He looks at the social and political conditions that will directly impact on the success of uniting this sub grouping within CARICOM (01:30-03:35) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Correspondent David Ellis reports that in Barbados the only reaction to the Manning initiative is an editorial in the national newspaper that says although the union is desirable there are doubts as to when it will happen. He goes on to speculate that the reaction to the proposal by Prime Minister Manning is so limited because public debate is dominated by other issues at the moment (03:36-04:21) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. In Guyana, the Manning initiative has not generated much discussion probably due to the widespread concern about free and fair elections. Correspondent Sharief Khan reports that the only official reaction so far has been a statement of “No comment” from an aide to President Desmond Hoyte (04:22-05:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Leader of the Opposition in Trinidad and Tobago, Basdeo Panday questions the usefulness of the Manning initiative as he sees no reason why it should succeed where CARICOM has failed (05:30-07:22) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Prime Minister Erskine Sandiford of Barbados and current CARICOM Chairman Dr. Kennedy Simmonds of St. Kitts / Nevis comment on the proposed economic union. correspondent Rikki Singh reports (07:23-10:18) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Governor of the Central Bank in Jamaica says the idea of separate groupings within CARICOM could help to clear the log jam in the regional decision making process (10:19-12:53) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 9. Concern about the possibility of CARICOM fragmentation was raised three weeks ago at a conference in London by Dr. Anthony Payne of Sheffield University. He thinks the Caribbean is being reshaped by international politics (12:54-14:40) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 10. Anchor, Hugh Crosskill summarizes that the Manning initiative hinges to a large degree on the conduct of Guyana’s long awaited general elections and that any repeat of electoral malpractice could jeopardize the success of the proposal (13:52-14:40) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 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 Trinidad and Tobago -- Foreign economic relations -- Barbados en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trinidad and Tobago -- Foreign economic relations -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Economic development -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Area -- Economic integration en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Regional economic disparities en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Regional economics -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Regionalism -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Area -- Economic conditions -- 20th century en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Area -- Politics and government -- 20th century en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Community en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 19-05-1992 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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