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    Panama’s Gay Pride Parade

    Panama’s Gay Pride Parade

    Panama’s Gay Pride Parade was a huge success this year. With hundreds attending including TV personality, Carolina Demetiev, the 15th edition of the parade was one to be remembered.

    3.1 GDP for Panama in 1st quarter of 2019

    3.1 GDP for Panama in 1st quarter of 2019

    The National Institute of Statistics and Census of the Comptroller General of the Republic revealed a real gross domestic product (GDP) of 3.1% for Panama in the first quarter of 2019.

    Rescuers find body of missing youth in Gorgona

    Rescuers find body of missing youth in Gorgona

    Sinaproc was in Gorgona June 9th searching for young man reported missing. The Ministry of Security reported on Monday, June 10, rescuers had discovered the body of the young man in Las Hamacas.

    The Las Mañanitas Fire

    The Las Mañanitas Fire

    A fire in Las Mañanitas, took 150 members of Panama’s Fire department over 5 hours to fight, and resulted in an evacuation for residents of the Villa Daniela neighborhood Friday June 8.

    2019 Pride month in Panama

    2019 Pride month in Panama

    Saturday June 1st was a historic day in Panama city as the pride flag was raised in Panama City as part of the World Pride Panama festival "Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges."

    2 Foreigners among 34 murdered in May

    2 Foreigners among 34 murdered in May

    While the majority of the 34 murders that took place in Panama in the month of May were gang related, several were not, including the murders of two foreigners, Alan Culverwell and Nicolás Antonio.

    4 seriously injured in massive explosion

    4 seriously injured in massive explosion

    Chaos broke out in Panama City at the PH Costa Mare, in Don Bosco when the explosion of gas tank left 14 injured of which, 4 were left with serious injuries. The blast left several buildings damaged.

    Cortizo working on Secondary Education

    Cortizo working on Secondary Education

    President elect, Nito Cortizo obtained his doctorate in International Trade from the University of Texas, now he is working with the prestigious American university on scholarship programs.

    PRD, Contact law and Minera Panama

    PRD, Contact law and Minera Panama

    The bench of the Democratic Revolutionary Party states they will not endorse bill 766 to approve the contract between the State and Minera Panama, promoted by the Varela administration.

    Measles alert for Panama

    Measles alert for Panama

    After notice of measles outbreaks in neighboring countries, and several within the country, the Social Security Fund maintains announced a state of alert in Panama promoting the MMR vaccine.

    Toursim Expo Saturday May 25th

    Toursim Expo Saturday May 25th

    Panama’s Tourism Exposition kicks off today, with business appointments between exhibitors and international tourism wholesalers, continuing tomorrow, Saturday May 25th for the public.

    Cortizo Administration Announced

     Cortizo Administration Announced

    President elect, Laurentino Cortizo has announced several members of the new Panamanian cabinet, among the members is Vice President José Gabriel Carrizo.

    Nike’s Mola Air Force 1

    Nike’s Mola Air Force 1

    Nike has canceled the special edition shoe, Nike Air Force 1 ’Puerto Rico’ 2019, after a controversy with the Guna Yala comarca.

    Minera starts copper production in Panama

    Minera starts copper production in Panama

    Minera Panama will start the export of copper concentrate in June 2019, starting a new era for the Panamanian export sector. Cobre Panama spokesman explained, the first shipment will go to Asia.