Caribbean Report 17-01-2003

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.authorMeade, Ben (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAmos, Valerie Ann (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorManning, Patrick (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorSanders, Ronald (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorKenny, Anthony (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMichel, Mario (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorPoleon, Timothy (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorHamilton, Conrad (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorNiles, Bertram (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGordon, Orin (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Prime Minister, Patrick Manning tells the Parliament that a British travel advisory against Trinidad and Tobago is completely unwarranted. However, Baroness Valerie Ann Amos, Parliamentary Under-Secretary in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office says that the PM's request not to publish the warning cannot be considered. Tony Fraser reports (00:30-02:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Plans put before Caribbean countries by IMF and World Bank officials are not endorsed. Sir Ronald Sanders, Chairman of the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force says that the Caribbean has set up a working group that will contribute to the external methodology and process in the fight against money laundering and terrorism financing. Ben Meade reports (02:27-06:17)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Bill Clinton, former US President meets with Dr. Kenny Anthony, St. Lucian Prime Minister and a delegation of OECS leaders for a discussion and a lecture. Mario Michel, Deputy Prime Minister, St. Lucia explains that the venture is being funded by Financial Innovation Incorporated (USA). Timothy Poleon reports (06:18-08:09)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. In Jamaica, medical technologists at twenty-two of the twenty-five public hospitals as well as at the national blood bank are on strike. They are asking for the same rate as senior scientific officers in the Health Ministry but the government disagrees. Conrad Hamilton reports (08:10-11:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The US mission to the OAS says time is running out for Haiti and it is placing the responsibility to resolve its political crisis and to ultimately lead Haiti to free and fair elections squarely on President Jean Bertrand Aristide. Bertram Niles reports (11:28-12:58)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Trevor Phillips is elected Head of the UK Commission for Racial Equality (CRE). His appointment was announced by British Home Secretary, David Blunkett and he is the second person of Guyanese birth to chair the CRE. He promises to work towards rooting out racism and discrimination in all forms (12:59-13:28)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. US President, George W. Bush says he will for another six months retain a measure barring law suits by Americans whose properties are being confiscated in Cuba by the Castro government. He says the waiver of the law in the Helms–Burton Act is in the interest of the US. Orin Gordon reports (13:29-15:34)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 34 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.lcshPrime ministers -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshBusiness -- Effect of terrorism on -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Financial Action Task Forceen_US
dc.subject.lcshMoney laundering -- Preventionen_US
dc.subject.lcshMoney laundering -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshTerrorists -- Economic aspects -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshPresidents -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshClinton, Bill, 1946-en_US
dc.subject.lcshPrime ministers -- Saint Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshStrikes and lockouts -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshOrganization of American Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshAristide, Jean-Bertranden_US
dc.subject.lcshPhillips, Trevoren_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain. Commission for Racial Equalityen_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Economic aspects -- United Statesen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic sanctions -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-en_US
dc.subject.otherOrganization of Eastern Caribbean Statesen_US
dc.subject.otherMinistries, Government -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 17-01-2003
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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