A Panamanian citizen has been fined $5 for tweeting his negative sentiments about president Juan Carlos Varela.
National Panamanian News
As of September 8, 2018 – Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch non-profit organization developing advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, has launched the world’s first ocean cleanup system.
Around the world in 1 day. Enjoy gastronomy, culture, folklore and traditions of more than 35 countries which come together to help the most vulnerable communities in Panama
Panama will grant visas for five years to Venezuelans, Chinese, Dominicans and Cubans
The talent with which Lionel Messi dazzles the world will take an artistic flight in a new Cirque du Soleil show dedicated to the Argentine soccer star which will go on tour in 2019.
Organizations that defend historical heritage sites have been demanding the restoration of the Wilcox House, in Colón for over a year.
October 7th 2018 Panama took on the The U.S. Women’s National Team following a big win against Nicaragua.
Millicom has announced an agreement to buy an 80 percent stake in Cable Onda for around 1.002 billion dollars
Panama will present the 7th edition of Prisma, Panama’s International festival of contemporary Dance from October 7th to October 14th.
The Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) has announced that the World Youth Day coin will start circulation on October 8th. 40 million $1 coins have been minted for this occasion!
The black metal group Marduk will not be able to perform in Panama, as originally scheduled.
The director of the Fire Department of Panama (CBP) , Jaime Villar, reported yesterday that CBP loses about $600,000 a year due to false alarms.
Ricardo Martinelli was one of the victors in the recent primaries held by his party, Cambio Democrático (CD).
A statement was issued Saturday by a Louisiana state sheriff stating that suspect Saleh Omar was arrested in Panama for his alleged involvement in the Terrytown slaying.
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.
The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) has reexamined Playa Venado, an archeological site dating back to 500-900 A.D.
Foreign Minister to China, Wang Yi, met with President Juan Carlos Varela during the United Nations General Assembly in New York that took place September 25th, 2018.
Following a period of uncertainty, it has been announced that the Panamanian government will continue to back the First Quantum mega copper mine project, Cobre Panama.
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.
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.
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.