Caribbean Report 13-12-1993

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.contributor.authorRowe, Yvette (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorCabrisas, Ricardo (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorCleveland, Don (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBell, Andrew (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGriffith, Leslie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWaugh, Auberon (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGoffe, Leslie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAbdullah, Mohammed (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorIngram, Simon (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontentsHeadlines with Yvette Rowe (00:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Cuba and CARICOM have formally signed an agreement for closer cooperation in several key areas; including Cuba’s request for aid to boost its tourism potential at the Secretariat in Guyana – Ricardo Cabrisas, Cuba’s Minister of External Trade praised CARICOM’s decision to go ahead with the commission, despite pressure from US congressman and anti-Castro groups - Yvette Rowe reports (00:31 -01:42).en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2.Trinidad and Tobago based US Economist - Don Cleveland says that NAFTA will not impact negatively on Caribbean Basin initiative countries. However, Henry Guild, Caribbean Trade expert disagrees and says that NAFTA has already diverted trade away from the Caribbean and towards Mexico – Tony Fraser reports (01:43 -04:08).en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. A meeting has begun in Paris with representatives from France, Canada, the US and Venezuela, as well as President Robert Malval and a senior UN official. This may lead to further sanctions against the military government in Haiti – Andrew Bell reports from Paris (04:09 - 05:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. In London, Jean Bertrand Aristide has written and published his 200page autobiography. His friend Father Leslie Griffith who has read the French translation explains parts of the book. Auberon Alexander Waugh, columnist at conservative Spectator magazine has also read the book and comments that – “Haiti is better off without Aristide.” – Leslie Goff reports (05:52 -08:52)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. A conference of Islamic leaders and scholars took place in the Sudanese capital last week debates centered on the conflicts in Bosnia and Somalia. Mohammed Abdullah of Dominica’s Muslim community was one of the speakers that addressed the gathering – BBC correspondent Simon Ingram reports (08: 53 -12:06)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The annual Latin American film festival ended in Cuba and the top award went to the provocative French film – Strawberries and Chocolate. The film has stirred up a lot of controversy about homosexuality in Cuba – Lionel Martin reports (12:07 -14:09)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. The test between the West Indies and Sri Lanka has been abandoned as a draw on the final day, due to poor weather conditions - Yvette Rowe reports (14:10 -15:06 )en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 06sec.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.lcshCaribbean Community -- Commerce -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshTourism -- Commerce -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Commercial treaties -- economic aspects.en_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and government -- Armed Forces.en_US
dc.subject.lcshAristide, Jean-Bertrand -- Biography -- Reviews.en_US
dc.subject.lcshIslam -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMuslims -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMotion picture theaters -- Gender -- Awards -- Gays -- Cuba -- social aspects.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMotion picture theaters -- Gender -- Awards -- Gays -- Social aspects -- Latin America -- Politics and government.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket matches -- Sri Lanka -- Scores.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket matches -- West Indies -- Scores.en_US
dc.subject.otherMuslims -- Caribbean Area -- Congresses and conventions.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 13-12-1993en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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