Tag Archives: Argyle

Scale Model Of An Early Indigenous Village At Argyle On Display At The National Public Library

A three dimensional scale model of an early indigenous village that was excavated at the Argyle Airport site is now on display at an exhibition at the National Public Library. The exhibition is being hosted by the Garifuna Heritage Foundation as part of activities organized to coincide with the International Garifuna Summit and for National… Continue Reading →

Continue Supporting The International Airport Fund

An appeal has been made for Vincentians to continue to donate to the Argyle Airport Contributory Fund, to assist in completing the International Airport at Argyle. The appeal has come from Communications Officer at the International Airport Development Company (IADC), Jennifer Richardson, who says work on the International Airport project is progressing rapidly. Miss Richardson… Continue Reading →

March Parliament International Airport Discussion

A Government-owned company is being established to manage the Argyle International Airport, when it is completed. This was announced by Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, as he responded to a question in Parliament this morning. The Prime Minister said the relevant authorities are putting the necessary systems in place to facilitate the establishment of the… Continue Reading →

$2,000,000 Loan Approved For The Argyle International Airport

The Barbados-based CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) has approved an additional 2-million EC dollar loan for the Argyle International Airport project. According to Caribbean News Now, the funding will be used to purchase equipment to establish a 218 kVa solar energy farm that will reduce electricity costs at the multi-million dollar facility. CDF’s CEO, Lorne McDonnough,… Continue Reading →

The Coming Argyle International Airport Will Make This Year A Significant One For The Ministry of Tourism

Tourism Minister Cecil Mckie, spoke of the benefits which the sector is expected to realize, as he addressed a ceremony held last week to mark the official presentation of licenses to over 100 Tourism Service Providers. Minister Mckie said improving air access to St. Vincent and the Grenadines will provide the impetus for improved tourist… Continue Reading →

Extensive And Various Road Repairs Being Undertaken In Argyle By Ministery of Transports And Works

The Ministry of Transport and Works says it is currently working on an extensive road repair program in North Windward. This was revealed by Chief Engineer in the Ministry of Transport and Works, Brent Bailey. Mr. Bailey tells NBC News that they will also embark on some river defense work in the North of the… Continue Reading →

Brent Bailey Says Plans Are Being Prepared To Stop Slipping Of Argyle Road

Rehabilitative work on the Argyle Highway is expected to be completed within the next three months. That’s the word from Chief Engineer in the Ministry of Transport and Works, Brent Bailey. Mr. Bailey says the bypass road which was constructed to facilitate the repair work on the damaged section of the Argyle Road, is currently… Continue Reading →