Caribbean Report 22-02-2002

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Caribbean Report 22-02-2002

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Gordon, Orin (anchor)
dc.contributor.author George, Jerry (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Mitchell, Louise (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Singh, Ricky (speaker)
dc.contributor.author Forbes, James (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Ninvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Greaves, Damian (speaker)
dc.contributor.author Goffe, Leslie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Joseph, Emma (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2019-02-06T13:42:12Z
dc.date.available 2019-02-06T13:42:12Z
dc.date.issued 2002-02-22
dc.identifier.other CAR3566 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/46429
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:29) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Two off-shore banks in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines belonging to the Nano family, offer to conditionally surrender their licences and go into voluntary liquidation after losing a legal battle with financial regulators there. The United States also issues a warrant for the arrest of Thierry Nano, one of the main operators of the banks. Jerry George has the details (00:30-02:44) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Louise Mitchell, the Assistant Off-shore Finance Inspector for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, says the banks belonging to the Nano family, will have to give clarification and proof of certain things before the regulators can accept their offer to liquidate the banks (02:45-05:05) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Veteran journalist Rickey Singh says a decision by most OECS countries to push the free movement initiative through their parliament shows that the process is on track. He goes on to explain that while free movement allows for travel without a passport it does not mean unrestricted free movement. Orin Gordon also gets some views of Grenadians on free movement of peoples within the OECS (05:06-06:58) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Police in Jamaica shoot and kill five men they believe are responsible for a wave of armed robberies in the west of the country. James Forbes, spokesman for Jamaica police gives details of what happened (06:59-09:30) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. International pharmaceutical companies set pre-conditions on several Caribbean countries for selling them cheaper drugs to treat people living with HIV and AIDS. Pete Ninvalle reports on this story, and Saint Lucia’s Health Minister Damian Greaves says individual Caribbean states are working at meeting the pre-conditions set (09:31-11:54) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Five months after the September 11 Terrorist Attacks on the World Trade Center the final burn victim from the Caribbean leaves a New York hospital. Medical experts say that Jamaican Donovan Cowan is lucky to be alive. Leslie Goffe reports (11:55-13:32) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Pierre-Richard Prosper, US Ambassador for War Crimes appointed by President Bush to review the treatment of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba, says that the Geneva Convention needs an overhaul. Emma Joseph reports (13:33-15:28) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 28 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 Banks and banking, International -- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Liquidation -- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines en_US
dc.subject.lcsh O.E.C.S. (Organization) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Grenadians en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Police shootings -- Jamaica en_US
dc.subject.lcsh HIV (Viruses) -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Drugs -- Prices -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Pharmaceutical industry en_US
dc.subject.lcsh September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Influence en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Victims -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Geneva Convention (1864 August 22) en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prosper, Pierre-Richard, 1963- en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prisoners -- Civil rights -- Cuba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Financial institutions -- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines en_US
dc.subject.other Nano, Thierry Dorian Alain Jeff en_US
dc.subject.other Free movement -- Caribbean Area en_US
dc.subject.other Cowan, Donovan en_US
dc.subject.other World Trade Center (Manhattan, New York City) en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 22-02-2002
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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