Caribbean Report 27-07-2001



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:22)
2. Another Caribbean community airline collapses.Company Secetary Lauren Williams and Helenair Caribbean Limited Director Arthur Neptune are interviewed. Pete Ninvalle reports (00:23-02:19)
3. Jamaica's West Kingston, Tiffany Gardens and Denham Town remains tense after another rounds of violence. During his ten hours stay in Jamaica British Prime Minister Tony Blair will also meet with leaders of the Caricom countries and will attend a football match in Sabina Park in Kingston. Talk Show Host and Member of Parliament Ronnie Thwaites is interviewed. Rosie Hayes and Fitzroy Pendergrass report (02:20-07:17)
4. Annual meeting of the International Whaling Commission has ended in London with no change in the whaling agenda. Tony Best reports (07:18-09:33)
5. Puerto Rico gets ready to vote on Vieques. Shannon Novak reports from Vieques (09:34-11:53)
6. High power team of Caribbean officials is in London promoting closer economic links with Britain among them is the new President of the Caribbean Development Bank Dr Compton Bourne. Dr. Compton Bourne is interviewed and Orin Gordon reports (11:54-14:27)
7. Trinidad and Tobago's Prime Minister Basdeo Panday says that his administration is doing all in its power to ensure there is no repeat of the 1990 attempted Coup (14:28-15:37)