Caribbean Report 13-12-1996

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.authorRowe, Yvette (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorSt. Hill, Philip (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorAnnan, Kofi (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFraser, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBird, Lester (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorLewis, Vaughn (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHunte, Peter (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorBravin, Malcolm (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAspinall, Willie (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:30)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The Association of Caribbean States are unable to agree on observer status for China. Barbados Foreign Minister Philip St Hill is interviewed (00:31-02:21)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The United Nations Security Council has appointed Kofi Annan Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping as the next United Nations Secretary General. Kofi Annan is interviewed (02:22-03:33)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Plans to introduce casino gambling in Trinidad and Tobago face church opposition. Finance Minister Brian Kuei Tung is interviewed and Tony Fraser reports (03:34-05:39)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Caricom governments to speakout against nuclear shipment in the Caribbean. Prime Minister Lester Bird is interviewed (05:40-08:54)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. The WTO which has been holding its inaugural meeting in Singapore this week could deal a major blow to the economies of the Caribbean. It looks set to order the removal of European subsidies which protect banana farmers in the Windward Islands. Prime Minister Vaughn Lewis, Agriculture Minister Era DuVain and Farmer Peter Hunte are interviewed. Malcol Bravin reports (08:55-12:12)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. Clearer weather in Montserrat has allowed experts to take a closer look at the activities in the Soufriere Hills Volcano. Scientist Dr Willie Aspinall is interviewed (12:13-15:29)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 29 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.lcshFree ports and zones -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshInternational economic integration -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshUnited Nations. Security Council—Proceedings.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCasinos -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshRadioactive waste disposal -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomics -- Caribbean Area.en_US
dc.subject.lcshBanana trade -- Windward Islands.en_US
dc.subject.lcshSoufrière Hills Volcano (Montserrat).en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 13-12-1996en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US
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