Caribbean Report 23-11-1999

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Caribbean Report 23-11-1999

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Richards, Ken (anchor, correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Miller, Billie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Doyle, Claire (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Alleyne, Christopher (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Mottley, Wendell (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author De Freitas, Donnie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Andrew, Kimberly (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Elliot, Kim (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Gordon, Orin (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-19T16:48:44Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-19T16:48:44Z
dc.date.issued 1999-11-23
dc.identifier.other CAR2977 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/44681
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines with anchor Ken Richards (00:00 - 00:27) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Developing countries have signaled their intention to boycott upcoming WTO trade talks in Seattle unless specific demands and trade concerns are addressed. Countries include India and Pakistan. Correspondent Claire Doyle reports from Geneva (00:28 – 04:34) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. US Deputy trade representative Susan Essaman vows to coerce WTO to reform and change current methods of resolving disputes. There are plans to table these proposals at WTO meeting in Seattle in November. Barbadian Minister for Trade Billie Miller comments on the uphill struggle to present successful arguments and garner support for Caribbean region. Research fellow Kim Elliott International Institute of Economics analyses the need to reform WTO dispute settlements arrangements. Orin Gordon reports (04:35 – 09:49) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Commonwealth Ministerial action group continues to monitor political developments in Pakistan following military coup staged by General Nawaz Sharif. Barbadian Minister for Trade and Foreign Affairs Billie Miller discusses rule of law and trail of (09:50 – 12:53) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. US President Bill Clinton is urging leaders in developing countries to encourage widespread use of internet as a means of promoting growth and fighting poverty. Christopher Alleyne CEO of internet service provider Sunbeach in Barbados analyses limitation factors which affect internet access in the Caribbean. Project Manager of OECS telecommunications Donnie De Freitas comments on impact of completion on consumer. BBC correspondent Kimberly Andrew provides an overview on the impact of internet as a new medium in the Caribbean region (12:54 – 15:22) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 22 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 World Health Organization en_US
dc.subject.lcsh World Trade Organization -- Developing countries en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International trade en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Pakistan -- Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Coups d'état -- Pakistan en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Internet access -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Internet -- Social aspects -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 23-11-1999
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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