Caribbean Report 03-05-1989



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:26)
2. Dominican Prime Minister visits the United States and meets on economic matters with Deputy Secretary of State, Lawrence Eagleburger and Members of Congress. She seems confident that the US will provide promised financial assistance to Dominica and other Caribbean Member States. Interview with Eugenia Charles; Adrian Porter reports (00:27-03:31)
3. The Centre for Caribbean Studies, University of Warwick organizes a 3-day symposium on the “Three Guyanas” where politicians, policy makers, academics and a representative from the Foreign Office will discuss the inter-link, history and current difficulties facing Guyana, French Guyana and Suriname. Interviews with Dr. David Dabydeen and Dr. Alistair Hennessy. Hugh Crosskill reports (03:32-06:56)
4. Financial News (06:57:08:23)
5. To encourage the ethnic population of the North of England, the Yorkshire County Cricket Club will soon be opening the Yorkshire Academy of Cricket. This from the Chair of the Club’s PR Committee as newspapers highlights the endemic racism as being at the heart of several incidents. Interview with Sidney Fielden (08:24-12:03)
6. Vivian Richards gives his reaction to the West Indies’ 'Three Nil' victory over India. Interview with Vivian Richards. Chris Florence reports (12:04-14:54)