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    National Panamanian News

    Martinelli wins Candidacy

    Martinelli wins Candidacy

    Ricardo Martinelli was one of the victors in the recent primaries held by his party, Cambio Democrático (CD).

    Panama revokes flag from Rescue ship 


    Panama revokes flag from Rescue ship 


    The Aquarius 2 a migrant rescue ship operating in the central Mediterranean, will no longer be able to operate after being stripped of its final registration - Panama.

    Martinelli wants to become mayor

    Martinelli wants to become mayor

    Ex-president Ricardo Martinelli and deputy Sergio Chello Gálvez, of the CD party will collect signatures as of October 1 to seek the candidacy for the Mayor’s Office of Panama.

    Global bank acquires Banvivienda

    Global bank acquires Banvivienda

    The acquisition of Banvivienda’s operations will convert Global Bank into an entity of $ 8,433 million in assets, according to the figures of both banks as of June 30.

    Panama shelter dogs for Agricultural k9 unit

    Panama shelter dogs for Agricultural k9 unit

    Recently Panama became the first country in the region to have an agricultural canine unit. With plans to increase the number of dogs in the unit to 24, Panama is seeking qualified doggies.

    National Hemocenter gets a Board

    National Hemocenter gets a Board

    President, Juan Carlos Varela, signed Executive Decree 357 nf September 20, 2018, by which he appointed the members of the Board of Directors for the National Hemocenter.

    Black Week-end is here!

    Black Week-end  is here!

    Panama’s “Black Weekend” starting Friday 14th through Sunday September 16th, will have more participants this year as hotels, car rentals, restaurants and supermarkets join in.

    Over $2.5 million spent on toys

    Over $2.5 million spent on toys

    The Ministry of the Presidency bought 600,000 toys, to the tune of $2,596,068 to be given to " children of different ages who are in situations of poverty" for the Christmas holidays of 2018.

    $120 million in Metro subsidies

    $120 million in Metro subsidies

    The State, through the Metro of Panama, has granted $120 million during 2016, 2017 and 2018, in order to maintain the rate of 35cents to users.

    Parish priest linked to a homicide

     Parish priest linked to a homicide

    The Panamanian Catholic Church separated priest David Cosca from his position as parish priest of the Divina Misericordia church, located in Paitilla

    Blood pressure pill alert

    Blood  pressure pill alert

    The Department of Pharmacy and Drugs of the Ministry of Health (Minsa) issued an alert for “Acepress Irbesartan”, 300 mg, from Stein Laboratories of Costa Rica, used to control blood pressure.