Caribbean Report 23-07-1997

Table of Contents
1. Headlines (00:00-00:33)
2. Coordinated concrete action is being promised in a regional attempt to put Montserrat back on track. Chief Minister of Montserrat, Bertrand Osborne, Governor Frank Savage and Deputy CARICOM Secretary General, Dr. Carla Barnett are interviewed. E. Smith reports (00:34-05:07)
3. Columbia's Foreign Trade Minister Carlos Ronderos Torres says banana exporters benefiting under the European Union banana regime are unlikely to suffer any immediate setback from a World Trade Organisation's ruling (05:08-05:48)
4. Things are shaping up for general elections in Jamaica. Senator Maxine Henry-Wilson , Secretary General of the Jamaica's ruling People's National Party and William Chin See, Chairman of the Electoral Advisory Committee are interviewed. Carol Orr reports (05:49-08:22)
5. A serious blow is struck against narcotic trafficking in the Caribbean. Sandro Calvani of the UN Drug Control Programme in the Caribbean is interviewed (08:23-12:49)
6. Conditions of Caribbean women and children are explored in a United Nations report (12:50-15:23)