Tag Archives: CARICOM

$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 →

CARICOM Heads Of State Meeting This Weekend In The Bahamas

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves will be among Caricom Heads of Government attending the 26th Intersessional Meeting of Caricom, set to take place in the Bahamas this week. The Meeting is set to take place on Wednesday and Thursday. During their deliberations, the regional Heads will be discussing the need to leverage CARICOM’s human, cultural… Continue Reading →

CARICOM Youth Ambassador Program Inductees

Fifteen youths were inducted into the CARICOM Youth Ambassador Program at an Initiation Ceremony on Saturday at the Paradise Beach Hotel. The third cohort comprising fifteen individuals received their instruments, at the ceremony. In is address Minister of National Mobilization and Social Development Frederick Stephenson, complemented the new Inductees. He reminded them of the important… Continue Reading →