Caribbean Report 29-09-1999

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Caribbean Report 29-09-1999

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Gordon, Orin (anchor, correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Smith, Lew (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Roberts, Ray (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Carrington, Edwin (speaker)
dc.contributor.author Thomas, Bert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Stone Greaves, Keith (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Harford, Ronald (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Mitchell, James (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Scotland, Patricia (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Duarte, Simon Molina (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-18T13:07:56Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-18T13:07:56Z
dc.date.issued 1999-09-29
dc.identifier.other CAR2938 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/44633
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines with anchor Orin Gordon (00:00 - 00:41) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Vigorous debate continues over press freedom in Grenada following the arrest of editor of the weekly newspaper Grenada Today on criminal libel charges brought against him by Prime Minister Keith Mitchell. President of the Grenada Media Association Ray Roberts questions the heavy handed use of police and crackdown of dissent. Lew Smith reports (00:42 - 05:18) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. At a United Nations Summit in New York CARICOM Ambassadors held a meeting with US Secretary of State Madeline Albright to discuss tariff on bananas. Antigua & Barbuda Ambassador to the UN Patrick Lewis analyses the meeting reiterating the importance of bananas to Caribbean economies and the impact of trade tariffs (05:19 – 08:20) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. At a UN Special session on the vulnerability of special islands states, CARICOM secretary General Edwin Carrington with support from Simon Molina Duarte Head of the Association of Caribbean States articulate a resolution to declare the Caribbean Sea a special environment area (08:21 – 10:03) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. The first round of Haitian election tentatively scheduled for mid December is in doubt. President Rene Preval describes the electoral timetable as unrealistic. City University and Haitian expert Professor Bert Thomas discusses the electoral process. Keith Stone Greaves reports (10:04 – 12:20) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Caribbean countries are in economic decline and looking towards offshore banking as a lucrative source of revenue according to an OECD published report. President of the Bankers Association in Trinidad and Tobago Ronald Harford offers his view on the advantages of off shore banking. St, Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister Sir James Mitchell discusses laws and regulation in off shore banking. British newly appointed foreign minister for Caribbean Baroness Patricia Scotland reiterates the need for transparency in financial procedures and processes (12:21 – 15:26) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 26 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 Freedom Press -- Grenada en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Tariff -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Debt -- Developing countries en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Developing countries - - Economic conditions en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Sea -- Environmental conditions en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti -- Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Elections -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banking -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Money laundering -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Area -- Economic conditions en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 29-09-1999
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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