Caribbean Report 30-06-1992

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.authorRansome, Debbie (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorThompson, Pat (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBaptiste, Sandra (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorTrotman, Leroy (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorBajeux, Jean-Claude (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorSoares, João Baena (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorRobinson, A. N. R. (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorBernal, Richard (speaker)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:44)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. As the Heads of Government Summit gets on the way, there is fear that Jamaica may decide to implement a unilateral rate deduction of the Common External Tariff (CET) should other member states continue to oppose the request to reduce the top rate. Correspondent Hugh Crosskill interviews Pat Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce. Correspondent Sandra Baptiste also reports on trade issues with comments by LeRoy Trotman, President of the Caribbean Congress of Labour (00:45-07:37)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Haiti’s deposed President, Jean-Bertrand Aristide in a meeting with the Heads of Government at the Summit says that he desires to see the international community’s continued application of pressure on the de facto regime ruling Haiti. He also delivered a blistering attack on the Vatican. Human Rights Activists Jean-Claude Bajeux comments on Aristide’s return (07:38-09:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. OAS Secretary General João Baena Soares agrees to a call by President Aristide for an OAS advanced team to be sent to Haiti prior to his being reinstated (09:35-10:22)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. A Trinidadian high court judge rules in favour of an amnesty for one hundred and fourteen members of the Jamaat al Muslimeen. Correspondent Tony Fraser reports (10:23-12:10)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. Former Prime Minister A. N. R. Robinson who had been held hostage by the Jamaat al Muslimeen says he has no bitterness over the hostage crisis (12:11-13:04)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Four Eastern Caribbean countries, Dominica, St. Vincent, St. Kitts and St. Lucia, are in the middle of an international row taking place in Scotland over commercial whaling. Conservation groups have made allegations of bribery against them even threatening to lead an international boycott of tourism to these countries (13:05-13:55)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. The amount of foreign aid offered through the US Enterprise of the Americas Initiative has been cut from the foreign aid bill voted on by the US House of Representatives. Jamaica’s ambassador to the US, Richard Bernal forefront lobbyist in this effort says only hope remains (13:56-14:27)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 56 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.lcshCaribbean Community. Conference of Heads of Government (13th : 1992 : Trinidad and Tobago)en_US
dc.subject.lcshTariff -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshFree trade -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Commercial policyen_US
dc.subject.lcshCaribbean Area -- Economic integrationen_US
dc.subject.lcshAristide, Jean-Bertranden_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshCatholic Church -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshOrganization of American States -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshJamaat al Muslimeen (Political movement : Trinidad and Tobago) -- Pardonen_US
dc.subject.lcshRobinson, A. N. R. (Arthur Napoleon Raymond), 1926-2014en_US
dc.subject.lcshWhaling -- Congressesen_US
dc.subject.lcshBoycotts -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic assistance, American -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDebt relief -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.otherCARICOM Heads of Government Summit (1992)en_US
dc.subject.otherCommon External Tariff (CET) -- Adjustment -- Jamaicaen_US
dc.subject.otherSingle market -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.otherVatican -- Foreign relations -- Haitien_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 30-06-1992en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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