Friday Sept, 18 Mi Diario reported an 81 year old expat, Andreas Zakos was murdered in his home in San Francisco La Chorrera. The victim received blows to various parts of his body and was found tied up.
The implementation of an intergovernmental agreement between Panama and the United States on tax compliance relating to bank accounts (Fatca) will be postponed until Sept. 30, 2016.
Altamira Riding Stables will open to the public this Saturday, 26 September, starting at 11 a.m. The day will start with some fun activities!
Panamanian gymnast, Isabella Amado Medrano, took home the bronze medal at the gymnastics World Cup, that look place last weekend weekend in Osijek, Croatia. Medrano managed to reach the podium in the beam, with 13.45 score in a clean presentation without falls.
Security minister Rodolfo Aguilera has confirmed at least two people have been arrested in the investigations following the death of Panamanian triathlete Monica Licona.
Update: The Transit Authority and Land Transport (ATTT), removed the bumps placed along the shoulder of Highway in Arraiján, La Chorrera. According to the ATTT, the pilot project will take an alternative measure of vertical signs, and intensifying surveillance and supervision.
The high number of teenage pregnancies in Panama is an issue that needs addressing in the home and the school, said former Minister of Health Guillermo Rolla Pimentel. Coordinator of the Panamanian Coalition for Comprehensive Sexual Education, added that until the problem is faced, the stats will continue to grow.
On Sunday night over 1000 people gathered to morn the death of cyclist and triathlete, Mónica Isabel Licona de Zepeda who died in a hit and run accident Sunday Morning on Avenida Balboa.
A physiotherapist is a health care professional that can diagnose, treat, and prevent physical injuries. With a vast knowledge of movement and function, a physiotherapist can reduce pain and stiffness,
Foam Wonderland is a EDM (Electronic Dance Music) event taking place October 2, 2015 at the Figali Convention Center in Panama City. Music is accompanied by “health-friendly” foam, sprayed from giant guns over the span of the night.
By: Ivan Castilla
Few people know that this year marks 500 years since the Spaniards visited the district of Chame for the first time. For me it is difficult to judge the events regarding Spain against the native culture and people of Panama. I cannot say if it was a discovery or encounter.
Pop singer, Katy Perry will be preforming in Panama October 15 2015. The performance, that will take place at the Figali Plaza, was announced via Twitter earlier this year.
Saturday September 26 2015, La Tasca de Triana located in Los Mandarinos Hotel in El Valle is offering a special tasting menu, an array of wines, live Spanish Music & a jewelry showcase.
Tomorrow, Friday September 18 Chame celebrates it's 160th Anniversary. There are several events taking place over the weekend celebrating the district’s anniversary. Festivities begin today, Thursday September 17 at 6:00 p.m. with a torch parade through the main street in Chame ending with a folkloric show.
A press conference held September 13 2015, spoke to the heavy rains occurring that have affected around 500 people, many in need of medical attention.
Learn about the Jewish holidays observed by many in Panama. Keep in mind some stores may be closed on these dates and the there may be more poeple at the beach.
From September 15 - 19 150 of Panama’s best triathletes will join the world’s top Olympic-distance triathletes to compete in the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final taking place in Chicago.
Juan Carlos Varela the president of Panama met with Cuban President Raul Castro, for the second time this year. The Presidents met at the presidential headquarters in Havana
Foundation Aqua y Tierra, an organization dedicated to sea turtle conservation and community projects, and sustainability, has been nominated for the Heroes Award.
On Tuesday President Juan Carlos Varela offered Panama's assistance to European countries to accept refugees displaced by violence in the Middle East. Yesterday, the Foreign Ministry started preparing for meetings to discuss accepting immigrants from Iraq and Syria.
by Epicurious Em
QUOTE: “Do you think Olive Oyl was a virgin?” --Popeye
Solvent extracted oils are made using oil extracted from plants along with chemicals. Depending on manufacturing and quality control standards, microscopic amounts of chemicals may remain.
A twin engine plane with a registration number of HP-2500, made an emergency landing at the former Howard Air Force Base after it struck an animal during takeoff from Contadora Island.
By: Bob Hislop
Meet Tashi, the Recycle Retriever. Tashi is a mini Golden Doodle, her mother was a full sized golden retriever and her father, a mini french poodle. She is the smartest dog we've ever owned.
Panama’s Biodiversity Museum, on the Amador Causeway is one of 30 museums nominated for an award, which will be given on Oct. 9 at a ceremony in London. The Biomuseo is a finalist for the Leading Culture Destinations International Prize
Panama Franchise Expo will take place this Thursday and Friday at the Vasco Núñez de Balboa Convention Center in El Panama Hotel. This is the second year for the Expo. The Panama Chamber of Commerce reported that a total of 100 companies will be present.