Caribbean Report 20-12-1996

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.authorRowe, Yvette (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorNiles, Bertram (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorCarrington, Edwin (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGrant, Jennifer (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLewis Cooper, Marjorie (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorPolius, Julius (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHector, Tim (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGoffe, Leslie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorJohnson, Gwendoline (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Caricom Secretary General announces that most inter-regional trade barriers will come down tomorrow. Caricom Secretary General Edwin Carrington is interviewed and Bertrand Niles reports (00:33-03:24)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. In 1997 the Caricom Secretariat will have its first woman Secretary General Dr Carla Barnett formerly the deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Belize (03:25-03:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. With only twelve days left to go in 1996 the total number of persons murdered in Jamaica so far now stands at eight hundred and ninety-nine with the murders of three persons in separate incidents over the last twenty-four hours. Jamaica's Chamber of Commerce Mr James Moss-Solomon and Jamaica Council of Churches Reverend Majorie Lewis Cooper are interviewed. Jennifer Grant reports (03:48-05:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. From St. Lucia a reminder that the mealybug pest is the whole region's business. Director of Agriculture Services in St. Lucia Julius Polius is interviewed (05:52-06:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The United States Justice Department yesterday charged Royal Caribbean Cruisers, a Norwegian owned company of repeatedly dumping oil waste from several of its vessels in many parts of the Caribbean Sea and around the US coast (06:52-07:24)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. The government of Antigua and Barbuda says no agreement on allowing Guadeloupe fishermen to use the island's waters has been made. Editor of the Outlet Tim Hector is interviewed (07:25-10:27)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. In Puerto Rico workers have pulled out two more bodies from the rubble of a blasted out shoe store (10:28-11:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. An African American alternative to Christmas increases in popularity. Afro-American black store owner Gwendoline Johnson and Debbie Medina of the Daily News are interviewed (11:02-15:35)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 35 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.lcshTrade blocs -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshWomen -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCrime -- Jamaica.en_US
dc.subject.lcshMealybugs -- Caribbean Area..en_US
dc.subject.lcshOil pollution of water -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshFishers -- Antigua and Barbuda.en_US
dc.subject.lcshShoe stores -- Puerto Rico.en_US
dc.subject.lcshKwanzaa -- United States.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 20-12-1996en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US
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