Caribbean Report 24-08-1999 

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Caribbean Report 24-08-1999 

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Finlay, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Anthony, Kenny (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Mangal, Tessa (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Wayne, Rick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Joseph, Patrick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Nimvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Williams, George (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Castillo, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Stone Greaves, Keith (anchor, correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2016-06-30T15:32:56Z
dc.date.available 2016-06-30T15:32:56Z
dc.date.issued 1999-08-24
dc.identifier.other CAR2912 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/42356
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines with anchor Keith Stone Greaves (00:00 – 00:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Protest erupted at a St. Vincent prison with reports of gunshots and minor injuries Prisoners are reported to have set fires and wrecked offices. This is the third prison disturbance and reports of violence in less than three weeks. A government appointed committee led by the country’s Attorney General Carl Joseph reached a consensus to improve meals, reduce lockup times and install two televisions sets. Government also appointed Barbadian jurist Sir Frederick Smith to lead a judicial commissioner enquiry expected to begin 15 September. Mike Findlay reports from Kingstown St. Vincent (00:30 – 02:08) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. In St. Lucia Prime Minister Kenny Anthony has removed from office three government appointed senators who failed to support a government propelled loan guarantee to support the local airline. Kenny Anthony comments on the senators’ inability to support the government in passing key legislations when the credibility of his government is in question. Fired senators Tessa Mangal and Rick Wayne disagree with the Prime Minister decision and speak out on the revoking of their appointments, and lack of support for the government resolution. Patrick Joseph discusses the role of senators in office. Pete Nimvalle reports from Castries (02:09 – 07: 25) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Incoming leaders of the World Trade Organization calls on the organization to address needs of smaller states. New Zealand Michael Moore and Thailand Supachai Panitchpakdi will take up posts of Director General for three years each. Debbie Ransome evaluates the just concluded campaigns and future role of the WTO. George Williams Dominica’s High Commissioner to London discusses a climate of change within the organization’s view of smaller nations and changing attitude towards world trade (07:26 – 12:26) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. BBC Athletics correspondent Michael Castillo reports on the World Championships in Seville Spain (12:27 - 14:52) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos have posted a tropical storm watch as Dennis the newest hurricane approach the western Atlantic with winds measuring over 39 mph (14:52 – 15:27) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 27 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 Prison uprisings -- Saint Vincent en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prisoners -- Saint Vincent en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Saint Lucia -- Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh World Trade Organization en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trade -- Europe en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trade -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Athletes -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Hurricanes -- Turks and Caicos Islands en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Hurricanes -- Bahamas en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 24-08-1999  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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