Caribbean Report 22-01-2003

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.authorNiles, Bertram (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorRichards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBanks, Victor (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorMeade, Ben (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorJames, Colin (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBrown, Gordon (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJohnston, Donald J. (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (01:22)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Donald Johnston, OECD Secretary General says a crackdown on tax havens may be undermined by an EU compromise agreement that eases pressure on three locations. Victor Banks, Finance Minister of Anguilla, expects a negative impact on business in the British overseas territories. Bertram Niles reports (01:23-05:07)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. After a six-day pay strike that forced stoppage of operations at Jamaican state-run hospitals, medical laboratory technicians are returning to work. The Health Minister assures them of goverment's willingness to restart settlement talks (05:08-05:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. British immigration authorities are strongly criticized by a high court judge for their treatment of a Jamaican female resident of twelve years. Deportation will be a breach of her private and family life rights. Ben Meade reports (05:30-07:00)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The West Indies Cricket Board is forced to apologize to the new sponsors of its world cup squad. This after players reject their share of the sponsorship deal for being too small. Colin James reports (07:01-09:00)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Gordon Brown, Britain’s Senior Finance Minister proposes a new funding mechanism to support the investment required by the developing world. It will effectively double the money countries receive. This fight for development is part of the battle against terrorism. Ben Meade reports (09:01-09:37)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. A Venezuelan Supreme Court suspends an upcoming referendum on the presidency of Hugo Chavez. Jimmy Carter, former US President has proposed amending Venezuela’s constitution to bring forward presidential elections (09:38-10:04)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Aston "Family Man" Barrett, a base player with Bob Marley takes his battle for a multi-million dollar slice of the late Marley’s legacy to the London High Court. Ken Richards reports (10:05-11:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents9. A Virgin Atlantic plane strikes a lamp post in an abandoned section of Antigua’s V.C. Bird International Airport. No plane damage or injuries were reported. Ken Richards tells more (11:48-12:44)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent12 min. 44 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.lcshLabor disputes -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshHospitals -- Medical staff -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshJamaicans -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshTax havens -- European Union countriesen_US
dc.subject.lcshTax incentives -- Anguillaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket players -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshFinance ministers -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshInvestments, Foreign -- Developing countriesen_US
dc.subject.lcshConstitutional amendments -- Venezuelaen_US
dc.subject.lcshReferendum -- Venezuelaen_US
dc.subject.lcshChávez Frías, Hugoen_US
dc.subject.lcshCarter, Jimmy, 1924-en_US
dc.subject.lcshAircraft accidents -- Antiguaen_US
dc.subject.lcshStrikes and lockouts -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshSports sponsorshipen_US
dc.subject.lcshBarrett, Astonen_US
dc.subject.lcshV. C. Bird International Airporten_US
dc.subject.lcshGreat Britain -- Emigration and immigrationen_US
dc.subject.lcshJudgments -- Great Britainen_US
dc.subject.lcshMarley, Bob -- Estateen_US
dc.subject.otherWest Indies Cricket Boarden_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 22-01-2003
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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