Caribbean Report 14-01-1992

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.authorGoffe, Leslie (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMcNamara, Robert (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBrian, Anthony (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCompton, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBinnendijk, Chandra van (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMcCleod, Errol (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNorton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.abstractThere are reports on the activities of Cuban exiles and Cuban-United States relations, as well as on a meeting held in Belize among banana producing countries. The view of the St. Lucian Prime Minister, John Compton on the banana industry is reported. In terms of reports on economic conditions, Suriname's economic adjustment programme is discussed as well as the pending 1992 budet statement by the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago. The expectations of various sectors in Trinidad and Tobago from the 1992 budget is also reported on.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Report on Cuban exiles and their belief in defeating socialism (00:00-00:19)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Airing of views of Robert McNamara, US defence secretary during the missile crisis, on United States - Cuba relations (00:20-00:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Interview with Professor Anthony Brian, Director of the Institute of International relations on whether there was a softening of U.S. policy towards Cuba (00:40-03:13)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Report on the opinions of St. Lucia's Prime Minister, John Compton on the meeting held in Belize of banana producing countries (03:14-03:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Airing of views by John Compton (03:41-04:36)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Report on the glut of bananas produced in St. Lucia (04:37-04:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. John Compton's views are aired again (04:52-05:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Report on Suriname's economic adjustment programme (05:48-06:03)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. Chandra van Binnendijk reports on Suriname's economic adjustment programme (06:04-07:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents10. Report on the budget of the new Trinidad and Tobago new People's National Party government (07:48-07:59)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents11. Tony Fraser reports on preparations for, and expectations from the 1992 budget (08:00-09:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents12. Errol McCleod, President of the Trinidad National Trade Union Centre, talks on labour's expectations of the 1992 budget (09:52-09:59)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents13. Tony Fraser continues reports and airs views of the business community (10:00-10:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents14. Tony Fraser reports on the view of Prime Minister Patrick Manning on devaluing of the Trinidad and Tobago dollar (10:35-10:48)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 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.lcshExiles -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCapital punishment -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMcNamara, Robert.en_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Saint Lucia.en_US
dc.subject.lcshSuriname -- Economic conditions.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBudget -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDevaluation of currency -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshForeign exchange rates -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Presidents.en_US
dc.subject.otherCuban exiles.en_US
dc.subject.otherSuriname -- Economic adjustment programme.en_US
dc.subject.otherDollar devaluation -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 14-01-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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