Panama will hold it’s general elections to elect a new President and Vice President on May 5, 2019. With the upcoming election polls show corruption is a top voters concern.
National Panamanian News
As of Wednesday Copa Airlines in Panama grounded all Boeing’s 737 planes, using other planes to make up the flights.
Monday March 11th brought the start to the Panamanian school year. With the new year, came five goals for improving education in the country.
President Juan Carlos Varela, met with his Paraguayan counterpart, Mario Abdo Benitez in the Government Palace, February 14th 2019.
Panama will face the five-time World Cup champion, Brazil in an international soccer friendly that will take place in Porto, Portugal March 23rd 2019.
The inflation rate in Panama in January 2019 compared to December 2018 registered an inter-annual variation of -0.3%.
After a late invite to the party, because they said they would host it at their house, Panama has beat Cuba 3-1 to win the Caribbean Series.
The Panama Canal Authority reported Wednesday February 6th that the Canal has already imposed a set of water saving measures as a precautionary measure.
Panama has not played in the Caribbean Series since February 14, 1960, but now their back, and making history.
President Juan Carlos Varela took part in the inaugural ceremony for the IKAKOS solar park February 1st 2019, in David Chiriqui.
The Vice President of Panama Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado, will meet with the Secretary of State of the United States, Michael Pompeo to discuss "commercial exchange, security, and innovation."
Panamanian baseball legend Mariano Rivera will attend the inaugural ceremony of the Caribbean Series of 2019, Monday at the Rod Carew Stadium in Panama City.
The Confederation of Professional Baseball of the Caribbean (CBPC) announce that Panama will host the Caribbean Series.
The Central American and Caribbean Sports Organization (Odecabe) has asked Panama to send and update on the organization of the Central American and Caribbean Games.
The Pope has arrived in Panama and before even touching down on Panamanian soil, the pope has made statements rejecting the initiative of the US president Trump.
As part of the "Days in the Diocese" activities preceding the Pope’s arrival 33,000 pounds of garbage were collected from the Costa del Este boardwalk in Juan Diaz.
According from information from the Center for Economic Studies of the Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture of Panama Sunday’s six hour blackout could leave a loss of $7.8 million.
Were you without Power January 20th? Well, apparently you were not alone! A blackout affected several countries in Central America including Panama, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Guatemala.
The Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) anticipates multimillion dollar profits for Panama from World Youth Day (WYD) taking place from January 22nd to January 27th 2019.
Monday January 14th 2019 Ricardo Martinelli formalized his candidacy for mayor of Panama City.
Las Mil Polleras, is an annual parade that takes to the street of Las Tablas in the month of January. This year the 9th edition of the event took place January 12th 2019.