Caribbean Report 03-08-1998



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1. Headlines (00:00-00:28)
2. Fidel Castro looks to renewed co-operation with former close ally Grenada as he ends his Caribbean tour. In Grenada he visits Mrs Alimenta Bishop. In the wake of the Castro's visit the United States today dubbed Cuba's system of government an achronism and called on Caribbean leaders to apppeal to the Cuban President to embrace democracy. President Fidel Castro, Mrs Alimenta Bishop and Prime Minister Owen Arthur are interviewed and Bertrand Niles and Lou Smith reports (00:29-08:16)
3. Tough reform in the pipeline for the Windward banana industry. Pete Ninvalle reports (08:17-12:14)
4. Caribana in Canada is carnival time beyond the region. Darryl Dean reports (12:15-15:25)