Caribbean Report 19-09-1991

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Caribbean Report 19-09-1991

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Jarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Frost, Patrick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Khan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Douglas, Rosie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Cowal, Sally (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2018-02-20T09:44:29Z
dc.date.available 2018-02-20T09:44:29Z
dc.date.issued 1991-09-19
dc.identifier.other CAR0844 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/45303
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:31) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. The Executive of the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union held an emergency meeting yesterday and is considering taking the government to court over the 8% pay cut proposed by the Erskine Sandiford’s administration that was accepted by public service workers. Interview with the union’s president, Patrick Frost, who states that the pay cut amounts to a breach of contract by the government (00:32-02:47) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. The Elections Commission in Guyana commissioned Selwyn Ryan, Trinidadian political scientist and pollster, to assist in testing the authenticity of the new voters list that has been fraud with problems, including the disappearance of 53,000 names. Sharief Khan’s report includes an interview with a US Congressman who was involved in the investigation of the preparation for the upcoming elections (02:48-06:45) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Dominican Rosie Douglas, political activist and well known for his pro-Cuba stance, calls on Caribbean countries to foster closer ties with the Cuba at the political level by following the example of the private sector (06:46-11:04) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. The new US Ambassador to Trinidad and Tobago, Sally Cowal, indicated that it may be sometime before Caribbean states are considered under the Enterprise for the Americas Initiative. Debbie Ransome interviews Sall Cowal who states that the US priority is currently with Mexico and the free trade area, and also comments on the illegal exports of guns via Miami to Trinidad prior to the attempted coup last year (11:05-14:50) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 min. 55 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 Teachers' unions -- Salaries, etc. -- Barbados en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Barbados Secondary Teachers' Union en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Election monitoring -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Voting registers -- Barbados en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba -- Foreign relations -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Coup d'etat -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.other Enterprise for the Americas Initiative en_US
dc.subject.other Trade -- Caribbean Area -- United States en_US
dc.subject.other Trade -- United States -- Mexico en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 19-09-1991
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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