Caribbean Report 20-01-1998

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.authorThomas, Moya (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGibb, Tom (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGuerin, Orla (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBurns, Larry (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Clifford (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLara, Brian (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHall, Wesley (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBest, Earl (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHelps, Horace (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.abstractPope John Paul II is set to arrive in Cuba for a historic four-day visit. Cuba undertakes massive preparations for the papal trip. Debbie Ransome examines the reputation of both President Fidel Castro and Pope John Paul II. In Guyana, normality returns to the capital of Georgetown. The people of Guyana express their views on the agreement which ended the political strife. The European Commission Agriculture Ministers held the first debate in Brussels on changing the banana import regime to make it WTO compatible. In cricket, the West Indies selectors have gone for the tried and tested players for the opening test against England, starting in Jamaica at the end of the month. The new skipper, Brian Lara comments on the team and the need for support. Sport editors, Earl Best and Horace Helps comment on the West Indies team selection and their chances against England.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with Moya Thomas (00:00-00:35)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Cuba prepares for the visit of Pope John Paul II and the reputations of both President Fidel Castro and Pope John Paul II are examined (00:36-07:11)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Guyanese people are relieved as normality returns to the capital, but they are still troubled by the unrest of last month (07:12-08:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. European Agriculture Ministers had their first debate on changing the banana import regime to ensure it becomes WTO compliant (08:35-10:59)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Regional sport editors comment on the new West Indies team selected to face England (11:00-15:05)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Recap of top stories (15:06-15:30)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 30 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.lcshPapal visits -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCatholic Church -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCatholic Church -- Foreign relationsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCuba -- Religious life and customsen_US
dc.subject.lcshPolitical stability -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshNationalism -- Social aspects -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Social conditionsen_US
dc.subject.lcshEuropean Union countries -- Commercial policyen_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshStates, Small -- Economic conditionsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- West Indiesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players -- West Indiesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.otherCastro, Fidel, 1926- -- Influenceen_US
dc.subject.otherJohn Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005 -- Influenceen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 20-01-1998en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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