Caribbean Report 21-06-2001



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:26)
2. Aruba's government is reduced to a caretaker administration. Radio Journalist and Owner of Top 95 Edmond Cruz is interviewed (00:27-03:05)
3. Police in Jamaica are investigating the murder of a Roman Catholic priest Father Martin Royachers found dead at the entrance at the church in which he was due to celebrate mass this morning. Jamaican Archbishop Edgerton Clarke is interviewed and Patrick Scudder reports from Jamaica (03:06-06:16)
4. Tourism figures are down in several Caribbean islands. President of the St. Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association Berthia Parle is interviewed. Pete Ninvalle reports from Castries (06:17-08:04)
5. New Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines Ralph Gonsalves says his domestic agenda will not prevent him from taking a very serious, practical approach to the business of regional integration. Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves is interviewed (08:05-11:05)
6. Financial Action Task Force blacklist and what it means for those seeking to get off? Executive Secretary of the Financial Action Task Force Patrick Moulette is interviewed and Emma Joseph reports (11:06-13:02)
7. Bahamas has undergone a process of legislative reform and hopes that its regulatory process now satisfies agencies like the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development and the Financial Action Task Force. Finance Minister Sir William Allen is interviewed (13:03-15:31)