Caribbean Report 25-06-1992

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll 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.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorJarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorDunkley, Carlyle (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBaptiste, Sandra (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Atherton (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCompton, John (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorBernal, Richard, Dr. (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRatcliffe, Alan (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:36)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Jamaica’s Minister of Production Mining and Commerce, Carlyle Dunkley shares his doubts with correspondent Sandra Baptiste that CARICOM can deliver its promised single market by year end (00:37-02:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Regional Economist Atherton Martin addresses the issue of reducing the Common External Tariff (CET) expressing the belief that this would make Caribbean countries undesirable to other NAFTA members (02:54-04:46)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. St. Lucia’s Prime Minister John Compton supports Jamaica’s call for a reduction in the CET, calling the move good economic sense during his budget speech. An interview with Atherton Martin follows in which he disagrees, maintaining that this would negatively affect smaller regional economies (04:46-10:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. As the US House of Representatives votes on the continuity of debt relief to the Caribbean region as a component of the America’s Initiative, Jamaican Ambassador to the US, Dr. Richard Bernal expresses dismay that his lobbying efforts may be failing (10:35-13:20)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Legal action is being taken by Price Waterhouse for the return of documents seized by the Royal Cayman Islands Police. Police Commissioner, Alan Ratcliffe reports that the raid follows a yearlong joint investigation into the Bank of Credit and Commerce International for whom Price Waterhouse provides accountancy services (13:21-14:06)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. The newly formed European Banana Traders Association wants to meet with both EC Ambassadors and representatives from the African, Caribbean and Pacific States before making its proposals regarding the sharing of the banana market (14:07-14:44)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 07 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshFree trade -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Commercial policyen_US
dc.subject.lcshTariff -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDebt relief -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDebts, Public -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDebts, Public -- Government policy -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCommercial crimes -- Investigation -- Cayman Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshPrice Waterhouse (Firm)en_US
dc.subject.lcshBank of Credit and Commerce Internationalen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Europeen_US
dc.subject.lcshACP Group -- Commerce -- Europeen_US
dc.subject.otherSingle market -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.otherCommon External Tariff (CET) -- Adjustment -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.otherBanana trade -- Competitionen_US
dc.subject.otherEuropean Banana Traders Associationen_US
dc.subject.otherBanana imports -- Europeen_US
dc.subject.otherAfrican, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States (ACP Group)en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 25-06-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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