Caribbean Report 11-07-1991

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.authorCrosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorWalcott, Clyde (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBell, Andrew (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSimmons, Kennedy (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorO'Neil, Bill (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorJar, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorJefferson, Owen (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorKing, Curley (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. In an interview with Caribbean Report, the West Indies Cricket Board’s President, Clyde Walcott, defends his decision not to support the return of South Africa to the International Cricket Council. He states it was purely a matter of principle, as well as the WICBC was not given ample time to discuss the item on the agenda and he objected to the haste of the ICC in readmitting South Africa to the international cricket world (00:35-04:23)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The world’s major international aid donors meet in Paris and agree to provide Haiti with $350 million in assistance. The donors preferred not to commit any further aid to Guyana until the upcoming elections in November. Andrew Bell reports from Paris (04:24-06:25)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. At last week’s Caricom Heads of Governments meeting in St. Kitts a committee was formed to mediate in the current dispute between Haiti and the Dominican Republic over the deportation of Haitians from the Dominican Republic. In addition, the Caricom governments are criticized over their failure to condemn the use of child labour on the sugar plantations in the Dominican Republic. Comments from the new Caricom Chairman Dr. Kennedy Simmons and Bill O’Neil of the Washington based Lawyers Committee for Human Rights (06:26-10:08)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Caribbean branches of the Bank of Credit and Commerce International are ordered to shut down operations due to an announcement from the Bank of England which uncovered massive fraud within the BCCI. Debbie Ransome reports from Trinidad on actions being taken to safeguard local deposits in the BCCI. Mike Jarvis reports on BBCI banks in Jamaica and Barbados with interviews with Dr. Owen Jefferson Senior Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Jamaica and Dr. Curley King Central Bank Governor of Barbados (10:09-13:54)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. President of the WICBC, Clyde Walcott, further comments on the ICC’s decisions to implement rules limiting only one bouncer per batsman per over and harsher fines for teams failing to bowl an average of 15 overs per hour (13:55-14:50)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 54 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.lcshCricket -- South Africaen_US
dc.subject.lcshInternational Cricket Councilen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic assistance -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic assistance -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshChild labor -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeportees -- Haiti -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Communityen_US
dc.subject.lcshBank of Credit and Commerce Internationalen_US
dc.subject.lcshBank frauden_US
dc.subject.lcshBanks and banking -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanks and banking -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanks and banking -- Barbadosen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Rulesen_US
dc.subject.otherCricket -- South Africa -- Banen_US
dc.subject.otherWest Indies Cricket Board of Controlen_US
dc.subject.otherInternational aid -- Haitien_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 11-07-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US
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