Next Tuesday, members of the Labor and Health and Development Commission of the National Assembly intends to discuss bill No. 149, which regulates the medicinal use of marijuana.
National Panamanian News
According to preliminary data, Martinelli has been defeated by Rómulo Roux, his former minister, and current secretary general, as leader of the Cambio Democrático (CD) party.
The Panamanian government has incorporated additional requirements for foreigners to acquire a work permit in Panama.
Ambassador to Panama John Feeley, has resigned. The Ambassador’s reason for his resignation, he says “he no longer felt able to serve President Donald Trump”.
The Government of Costa Rica announced that for 2018 it will guarantee access to health services for the thousands of Panamanian natives.
The European Union is preparing to remove Panama from their blacklist of tax havens along with seven other countries.
Equal pay between men and women will be the focus at regional meetings being hosted by Panama from January 29th to the 31st. It was reported the Foreign Ministry, the meetings would take place after the launch of the global coalition of equal pay. ...
Organizations of sexual diversity on Friday asked the president of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela, for a statement on the call of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights to recognize same-sex marriage.
Panamanian producers will be able to position their agricultural products and export to markets in Israel and Europe if they choose to certify their products with the "Kosher" seal, the Ministry of Commerce and Industries (Mici) reported ...
A woman of Venezuelan nationality was arrested on Wednesday night after she was caught practicing as an odontologist illegally. Odontology is the study of teeth, their surrounding tissues and the prevention and cure of their diseases. ...
The director of the National System of Civil Protection (Sinaproc), José Donderis reported that at least twelve houses were consumed by a fire on Tuesday afternoon.
A puma was found in the Tierra Prometida sector of Nuevo Libia, Panama. The puma was rescued by the officials of the Ministry of Environment (Miambiente) and the National Police.
For more than nine hours, a cruise ship from Hapag-Lloyd Cruises anchored some 400 meters from Estrella Beach. The ship, arrived from Costa Rica, with 283 crew and 331 German passengers, of whom about 200 decided to get to know part of Isla Colón. ...
Cable & Wireless telecommunications services were interrupted on Thursday, December 28, in the areas of El Chirú and Coclé, because their primary copper network was vandalized.
Long lines at the DGI (Directorate General of Revenues) are forming with taxpayers rushing to pay their taxes before the end of the year.
Juan Carlos Varela, President of the Republic announced last night an increase in the minimum wage.
The Vatican confirmed that Cardinal Bernard Law, the former Boston archbishop who resigned in disgrace during the Catholic Church’s sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 86.
A ring of seven bands dedicated to robbing cars was dismantled by the National Police and the Public Ministry (MP) during 2017.
Banapiña de Panamá, a subsidiary of the US company Del Monte, will invest $86 million starting in January 2018 for the first phase of its banana project in Barú, Chiriquí. ,
The consortium formed by the Belgian Jan De Nul and China Harbor Engineering Company already has the environmental backing to move forward with the construction of the port at the Amador Causeway, ...
Panamanian, Rod Carew, added another honor to his long list of accomplishments. He received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Minnesota Sports Awards on Dec. 13 at Target Center.