Caribbean Report 02-05-1996

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.authorRichards, Ken (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorGordon, Warren (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorDurand, Tim (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJames, Edison (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorNinvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorJoseph, Patrick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Lou (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Britain threatens to impose counter measures against Washington because of Helms-Burton. Warren Gordon reports (00:29-02:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. A former US official is urging the small states of the Eastern Caribbean to hand over their national security to the American government. Tony Fraser reports (02:02-03:41)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Dominican banana farmers planning an anti-US demonstration. Dominica Banana Marketing Corporation spokesman Tim Durand and Prime Minister Edison James are interviewed (03:42-08:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. In St. Lucia banana farmers are up in arms over proposed legislative changes in the industry. The Banana Salvation Committee Secretary Patrick Joseph is interviewed. Pete Ninvalle reports (08:31-10:09)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Taiwan's response to China's aceptance as a member of the Caribbean Development Bank (10:10-11:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Workers in Grenada used Wednesday's media celebrations to express their dissatisfaction with their lot. Lou Smith reports (11:31-13:14)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. British business executives are skeptical about suggestions that the Helms-Burton legislation would have little effect in practice. A Miami-based lawyer is interviewed (13:15-14:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. An opposition member of parliament caused a stir in the Canadian Parliament when he said he would dismiss a gay or black person if their presence offended his business clients (14:40-15:28)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 28 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.lcshEmbargo -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshNational security -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Dominica.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic development -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEmployees -- Grenada.en_US
dc.subject.lcshGays -- Canada.en_US
dc.subject.otherHelms-Burton Act.en_US
dc.subject.otherAbrams, Elliott.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 02-05-1996en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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