Caribbean Report 25-05-1999

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.authorGreaves, Keith Stone (anchor, correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCarrington, Selwyn (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorSingh, Rickey (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLake, Bernice (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLynch, Edgar (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorO'Brien, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRobinson, Julien (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFitzwilliam, Wendy (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines with anchor Keith Stone Greaves (00: 29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The government of Suriname is faced with protest action as demonstrators take to the street calling for the resignation of President Jules Wijdenbosch accused of failing to deal adequately with the country’s economic crisis (00:30 – 02: 47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The political dialogue in Guyana between the two main parties has broken down. Both parties, the ruling People Progressive Party and opposition People National Congress has been warring since the general elections. Mediator of the talks CARICOM Secretary General Selwyn Carrington discusses his role. Rickey Singh weighs in on the process of brokering a deal (02: 48 - 05: 54)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. The political situation in Anguilla remains in uncertainty following the resignation of Finance Minister Victor Banks over dissatisfaction with the Chief Minister Hubert Hughes leadership. Bernice Lake, Anguilla independent commentator discusses the impending resignation of Social Services Minister Edison Baird (05: 55 - 08: 51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. In Dutch Sint Maarten the outgoing administration accuses the ruling party which won the recent election of buying votes. Edgar Lynch deputy leader of the coalition of government discusses the allegations (08:52 -10:12)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The Jamaica People's National Party (PNP) is waging a buy Caribbean bananas campaign in London. BBC correspondent Michael O’ Brien interviews Julian Robinson on the merits of the campaign (10:12 – 12:04)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Trinidad and Tobago will host the Miss Universe competition. Reigning Miss Universe Wendy Fitzwilliam is interviewed by BBC correspondent Emma Joseph (12: 05 – 15:21)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 22 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.lcshStrikes and lockouts -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshProtest movements -- Surinameen_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Guyanaen_US
dc.subject.lcshGuyana -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Anguillaen_US
dc.subject.lcshAnguilla -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshSint Maarten -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana industry -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.lcshMiss Universe Pageanten_US
dc.subject.lcshFitzwilliam, Wendyen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 25-05-1999en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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