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Service Sector Jobs / For. Competition #307319

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 11, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Barbados: Ray Brady) Incr. relocation of American office jobs to other countries explained, discussed; scenes shown. [Barbados executive Basil SPRINGER - cites region's competitive abilities through telecommunications.] [AFL-CIO spokesperson Dennis CHAMOT - recalls similar experience of United States industry] American Airlines plane ticket processing cited as example [Ind. minister Branford TAITT - describes Barbados' sales pitch to United States companies] [Jamaican government spokesperson Corrine McLARTY - compares United States and Jamaican wages.] Key punch operator Lorna McClain's skills demonstrated. [CHAMOT - cites seriousness of offshore office jobs.]

Reporter(s):
Brady, Ray;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:03:10

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