Caribbean Report 06-08-2003

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Niles, Bertram (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Jarvis, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Ndungane, Njongonkulu (speaker)
dc.contributor.author Dominique, Joe (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Richards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Ramsook, Lisa (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Goodridge, Sehon Sylvester (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2018-06-14T14:11:42Z
dc.date.available 2018-06-14T14:11:42Z
dc.date.issued 2003-08-06
dc.identifier.other CAR3943 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/45773
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:32) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Archbishop of the West Indies, Drexel Gomez says the election by the American Episcopal Church of its first openly gay bishop threatens the Anglican Communion’s survival. Hostile reactions also came from Caribbean, African and Asian Bishops. Mike Jarvis reports (00:33-02:08) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Bishop elect Gene Robinson disagrees that gay sex violates scripture. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, Head of the Church of England foresees difficult days. In Africa, the Archbishop of Cape Town, Njongonkulu Ndungane says correct voting procedures were followed. In the Caribbean, Bishop Sehon Goodridge disagrees with putting culture before scripture (02:09-06:30) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. The International Monetary Fund intends to offer a use financial lifeline to the Dominican Republic. The 618 million dollar loan recommendation follows the recent collapse of the country’s second largest bank allegedly caused by fraud and embezzlement. Agustín Carstens, the IMF’s Deputy Managing Director predicts an improved economy (06:31-07:06) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. A new prime minister of the Netherlands Antilles is expected to be sworn in. Mirna Godett has been nominated for the post by her brother, Prime Minister in waiting, Anthony Godett. He has also recommended his mother for the job. Mr. Godett is the leader of the Liberation Front Party. Joe Dominique has the story (07:07-09:23) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. A recent ruling ends the US visa exemption arrangement for in transit passengers which will leave hundreds of athletes stranded after the Pan American Games in the Dominican Republic. Many of them are without US travel documents. The Head of the United States delegation to the Games is assisting (09:24-10:00) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Caribbean airports will soon introduce scanners to help target potential cocaine couriers coming through British airports. London's Foreign and Commonwealth Office is providing the high tech equipment for eight airports after a successful experiment in Jamaica. Ken Richards reports (10:01-11:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Through an open letter, Cuban exiles living in Miami express their disappointment with the Bush administration policy towards Cuba. They want more financial aid for dissidents in Cuba and have criticised laws under which Cubans interdicted at sea, are sent back (11:30-12:04) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 9. The three Tobago fishermen who went missing at sea for almost five weeks are rescued. The trio were found adrift by the Mexican military on the Caribbean coast off the Yucatán Peninsula. Lisa Ramsook, sister of one of the fishermen, expresses her gratitude (12:05-15:09) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 10. Reggae star Jimmy Cliff is awarded Jamaica’s third highest national honour, the Order of Merit. The announcement was made as Jamaicans celebrate the country’s forty-first anniversary of independence (15:10-15:33) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 33 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 Homosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Anglican Communion -- Bishops -- Appointment, call, and election en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Bishops -- Windward Islands (West Indies) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Bishops -- South Africa en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Visas -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Boat people -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh United States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Reggae musicians -- Jamaica en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Dissenters -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International Monetary Fund -- Dominican Republic en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drug traffic -- Travel -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cocaine industry -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Fishers -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Missing persons -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prime ministers -- Netherlands Antilles en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Elections -- Netherlands Antilles en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Commonwealth countries -- Awards en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Banks and banking -- Corrupt practices -- Dominican Republic en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Aeronautics, Commercial -- Security measures -- Great Britain en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Political corruption -- Netherlands Antilles en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Pan American Games en_US
dc.subject.other Order of Merit (Jamaica) en_US
dc.subject.other Fishermen -- Trinidad and Tobago en_US
dc.subject.other Gomez, Drexel Wellington en_US
dc.subject.other Godett, Mirna Louisa en_US
dc.subject.other Godett, Anthony en_US
dc.subject.other Robinson, Gene V. en_US
dc.subject.other Williams, Rowan en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 06-08-2003
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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