Caribbean Report 25-06-1991

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.authorJarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorWilson, Derek (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorJessop, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorWalker, Andrew (analyst)
dc.contributor.authorBennendijk, Chandra van (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.descriptionUnrelated audio at the end of the report.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:46)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Two Cuban doctors go on trial today for plotting to assassinate President Fidel Castro. Lionel Martin reports from Havana. Simultaneously, anti-Castro exiled leaders are meeting in Rome at a two-day conference convened by Italian human right organizations. Derek Wilson reports that the exiled Cubans are united in the belief that Cuba is headed for political upheaval (00:47-04:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The private sector of the Caribbean is positioned for an uncertain future if it continues in the current fragmented state particularly in the eve of the European Single Market. Hugh Crosskill interviews David Jessop, Executive Director of the West Indian Committee (04:56-08:58)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Finance ministers and Central Bank governors representing the Group of Seven met in London to pave the way for the G7 Heads of Government Summit next month. Andrew Walker, BBC economic specialist, states that it is unlikely that the Caribbean concerns regarding debt relief will be addressed at the summit (08:59-11:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The first parliamentary sitting of the newly elected Surinamese National Assembly has been postponed and the four party coalition government has not yet decided on ministerial positions. Chandra van Bennendijk reports (11:27-13:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Germany’s Katrin Krabbe won the 100 meters in Holland beating Jamaican Juliet Cuthbert and middle weight boxer, Michael Watson, gets a rematch against Chris Eubank at the end of the year (13:35-14:38)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 00 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.lcshPresidents -- Assassination attempts -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCuba -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshCastro, Fidel, 1926en_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Economic aspectsen_US
dc.subject.lcshDebt relief -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGroup of Seven (Organization)en_US
dc.subject.lcshSuriname -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshAthletes -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBoxers (Sports) -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.lcshEubank, Chris, 1966-en_US
dc.subject.otherEuropean Single Market -- Caribbean areaen_US
dc.subject.otherKrabbe, Katrinen_US
dc.subject.otherWatson, Michaelen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 25-06-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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