Caribbean Report 14-07-1998



Table of Contents

1. Headlines with Debbie Ransome (00:00-00:32)
2. The first obstacle is cleared for Barbados' Maurice King to become CARIOM's point man on Guyana. The man behind much of the unofficial negotiations so far between CARICOM and Guyana's political parties have been Shridath Ramphal. Shridath Ramphal is interviewed and Colin Smith reports (00:33-05:16)
3. Jamaica tackles trade and relations with Cuba. While Cuba is improving its relationship with CARICOM and the European Union it is still making a bold efort to strengthen links with Latin America. Deputy Prime Minister Seymour Mullings is interviewed and Roise Hayes and Lourdes Garcia-Navarro report from Cuba (05:17-09:05)
4. The BBC Caribbean Services is marking its 10th anniversary. Highlights of the last 10 yrs are given (09:06-11:51)
5. Britain's Caribbean Overseas territories may get United Kingdom passports without having to lay out the welcome back to British citizens. Keith 'Stone' Greaves reports (11:52-15:24)