Caribbean Report 14-10-1999

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Caribbean Report 14-10-1999

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Stone Greaves, Keith (anchor, correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Hunte, Julian (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Davenport, Mark (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Mayers, Patrick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Bethel, Carl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Romero-Barceló, Carlos Antonio (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Bexhill, Michael (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Ramphal, Shridath (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Joseph, Emma (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-18T17:11:44Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-18T17:11:44Z
dc.date.issued 1999-10-14
dc.identifier.other CAR2949 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/44649
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines with anchor Keith Stone Greaves (00:00 - 00:26) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Jamaica was elected to serve on the United Nations Security Council for the next two years. Election came with the full backing of other Caribbean and Latin American nations. The General Assembly also voted in Bangladesh, Marli, Tunisia and Ukraine. Reactions form the Caribbean have been positive St. Lucia UN Ambassador Julian Hunte discusses implications for the Caribbean region. Mark Davenport reports (00:27 - 03:40) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. ACP/EU meeting ends today with delegates reviewing future LOME Trade and Aid Pact. Patrick Mayers Chairman of the West Indian Rum and Spirit Producers expresses his views on the future of the industry. Carl Bethel Bahamian Minister of Economic Development discusses trade relationship with Europe, human rights, immigration and other issues discussed at the conference. (03:41 – 07:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. American Drug Enforcement officials completed a successful sting drug operations Columbus and are reporting that during the 12 day exercise 1,200 persons were arrested and 1,000 tons of cocaine seized. US Special agent Micheal Bexhill analyses the operation success and comments on future strategies aimed at regional cooperation in the fight against drugs (07:30 - 09:23) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Puerto Rico non-voting representative to the US Congress Carlos Antonio Romero-Barceló discusses the current protest advocating for removal of the naval base in Vieques (09:24 – 12: 27) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. The United Nations General Assemblies paid tribute to Tanzanian Julius Nyerere. Nyerere led Tanzania to independence, he died in London at age 77. CARICOM Chief negotiator Sir Shridath Ramphal comments on his contribution to the political landscape Emma Joseph reports on Nyerere’s legacy (12:28 – 14:35) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Cuban officials are preparing for the impending arrival of hurricane Irene in western parts of islands. 130,000 Cubans were evacuated and schools closed (14:36 – 14:48) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Robbie Earl Jamaica footballer received MBE from the Queen at Buckingham Palace (14:49 – 15:29) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 25 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 Lomé Convention -- (1999) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh ACP-Group -- Congresses en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Rum industry -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drug traffic -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drug traffic -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drug control -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drug control -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Navy-yards and naval stations -- Puerto Rico en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Nyerere, Julius K., 1922-1999 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Hurricane Irene, 1999 en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Hurricanes -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Football -- Jamaica en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 14-10-1999
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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