Starting next December 31, the Ministry of Commerce and Industries will have a new minister, after Augusto Arosemena resigned his post to pursue his career in the private sector.
National Panamanian News
The Directorate General of Revenues (DGI) has issued an extension, announcing that their facilities will be open to taxpayers until January 4th 2019.
Between January 1 and March 30, 2019, 140,543 quintals of piled rice and 263,538 quintals of the US husked grain will enter the country.
World Youth Day (WYD) is a celebration taking place in Panama City from January 22nd until January 29th, 2019.
Officials of the Presidency spent more than $5 million on travel. 1,635 trips were recorded to various countries.
The young man who kicked an older man in the head December 22nd in the area of Curundú has been identified and turned in to the National Police.
December 20th is a "Day of National Reflection" in Panama, as the country remembers the 1989 invasion lead by the United States.
The hearing in Miami, United States, on the immigration status of brothers Ricardo Alberto and Luis Enrique Martinelli Linares, will no longer be held on December 27, as was originally scheduled.
Users of the Bridge of the Americas expressed their displeasure at the repairs that are being made at night by the Ministry of Public Works (MOP).
Martinelli , detained in El Renacer jail, desisted from running as a candidate for vice president to Rómulo Roux in the May 2019 elections.
The plenary of Panama’s Supreme court has rejected an appeal for guarantees presented by the lawyers of the sons of former President Ricardo Martinelli.
According to Telethon broadcast, they raised $3,523,021.21!
Government approves adjustment of life pension for those affected by diethylene glycol.
A new real estate exemption system will take effect as of January 2019.
The red carpet awaiting Pope Francis’ arrival on January 23rd for World Youth Day 2019, will cost $14,177, according to documents published by the purchasing department.
Judge Felipe Fuentes will not go to prison; will pay a fine of $ 2,500
Panama joined the UN Global Pact for Migration, which seeks to ensure safe, orderly and humanitarian migration
Miss World 2018 went to Miss Mexico, Vanessa Ponce de León. Solaris Barba took Miss World, America.
Ricardo Alberto and Luis Enrique Martinelli Linares, fugitive sons of former President Ricardo Martinelli were released on bail of one million dollars each by an American judge.
Wondering what real estate taxes will look like for 2019? Well they have been published, with new rates and forms of collection to be established.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in Panama this evening, Sunday December 2, for a 24-hour visit.