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St Vincent and the Grenadines Public Holiday February 14

Source: Government of St Vincent and the Grenadines (Saint Vincent)
Posted: Tuesday, February 7, 2017


The Governor General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Fredrick Ballantyne, at the recommendation of Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves, has declared Tuesday, February 14, 2017, as a one-off non-working public holiday in St Vincent and the Grenadines for the official opening and commencement of operations at the Argyle International Airport.

Recall that, early last month (2017-01-12), the Minister of transport and Works of the government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Senator Julian Francis, had announced that Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves would soon be proposing to the Cabinet of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, the declaration of Tuesday, February 14, 2017, as a one-off non-working public holiday in St Vincent and the Grenadines, to mark the opening of the Argyle International Airport.

The aforementioned declaration of Tuesday, February 14, 2017, as a one-off non-working public holiday in St Vincent and the Grenadines will be in addition to the official St Vincent and the Grenadines bank holidays and non-working public holidays in St Vincent and the Grenadines for the calendar years 2017-2018, as released late last year (2016-12-31), in accordance with the Public Holidays Act (Cap.206) and subsequent Public Holidays (Amendment) Bill, 2001 (2001-12-20, 2001-11-13, 2001-10-17 and 2001-01-11) legislation governing the list of official St Vincent and the Grenadines bank holidays and non-working public holidays in St Vincent and the Grenadines.



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