Caribbean Report 01-12-1998

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.authorGreaves, Keith 'Stone' (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorNinvalle, Pete (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBurke, Kennedy (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJames, Timothy (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWilloughby, Hugh (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGalloway, Vere (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorGibb, Tom (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorEdwards, Rawle (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorGreste, Peter (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorErin, Patrick (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAlvarez, Eran (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:23)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. One dead in St. Lucia, the authorities say that it is linked to the flooding. National Disaster Officials Kenedy Burke and Timothy James are interviewed. Pete Ninvalle reports (00:24-02:21)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. It has been National Clean Up Day in St. Kitts and Nevis following the massive flooding especially in Basseterre, the island's capital last weekend. The official Atlantic hurricane season ended on Monday. Head of the Hurricane Research Centre, Miami Hugh Willoughby is interviewed. Vere Galloway reports (02:22-05:35)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. One of the senior members of Guyana's Opposition People's National Congress has been fired. General Secretary Aubrey Norton said he received a letter from party leader Desmond Hoyte dismissing him from his position and the executive (05:36-05:53)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Cuba government gives its full blessings to Christmas celebrations. Tom Gibb reports (05:54-07:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Trinidad and Tobago government has announced a State funeral for the late economist and former Caricom Secretary General William Demas (07:30-08:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Caribbean women speak and medical experts in the region are monitoring what they say is an increase in the people who are contracting the HIV virus. Chief Medical Officer in Trinidad and Tobago Rawle Edwards and Aids Expert Dr Edward Adoo are interviewed along with a group of women from Trinidad and Guyana (08:02-10:43)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Police in at least three countries including the Dominican Republic are investigating an alleged money laundering ring. Pete Greste reports (10:44-12:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. Cuba is hosting the first of four regional drug conferences aimed at stemming the illegal drug trafficking in the Caribbean. Meanwhile, Cuba says it is having some success in the fight against illicit drugs. Patrick Erin works for the French Customs in the Caribbean and Cuban Customs Official Eran Alvarez are interviewed (12:41-15:24)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 24 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.lcshFloods -- St. Luciaen_US
dc.subject.lcshFloods -- Saints Kitts and Nevisen_US
dc.subject.lcshHurricanes -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana—Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshChristmas -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshStatesmen -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshHIV (Viruses) -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshHIV (Viruses) -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshMoney laundering -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshMoney laundering -- Mexicoen_US
dc.subject.lcshDrug traffic -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDrug traffic -- Cubaen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 01-12-1998en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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