April 25th the Varela administration opened the second line of the Panama Metro system, an elevated system connecting San Miguelito with Nuevo Tocumen covering 21 kms with 16 stations.
Juan Carlos Varela
President Juan Carlos Varela, met with his Paraguayan counterpart, Mario Abdo Benitez in the Government Palace, February 14th 2019.
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.
No Joke, president of the Republic Juan Carlos Varela said yesterday, May 29th, that they are evaluating the possibility of special work schedules for the weekday games featuring Panama.
Juan Carlos Varela was in Israeli meeting with PM Netanyahu last week. During his visit, the Panamanian president called for the reopening of a case involving a plane crash in Panama.
In the days leading up to President Juan Carlos Varela’s visit to Israel, 55 Palestinians were killed following demonstrations against the inauguration of the US embassy in Jerusalem.
President Juan Carlos Varela met with the Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu, in Panama on Wednesday May 9th to discuss how Panama could help increase India’s presence in Latin American.
The Electoral Tribunal of Panama announced Saturday, May 5th, 2018 that the country will hold the next general election on May 5, 2019.
April 20th, 2018, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that "the peoples of Panama and Venezuela would applaud that we give in, understand each other and facilitate economic, commercial life."
Panama will study the feasibility of building a passenger train to Costa Rica with the help of China.
The Eight Summit of the Americas brought heads of states and government representatives together for two days in Lima, Perú came to an end last Saturday.
The 8th Summit of the Americas will take place in Lima Peru April 13th and 14th bringing 20 other world leaders from the Western Hemisphere together.
Panama has approved a ban on Venezuelan airlines stopping their operations in Panama for a period of 90 days.
Monday a company owned by the President of the United States put pressure on the Panamanian President, to intervene in the legal dispute over the management if the former Trump Towers in Panama City.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup trophy was in Panama April 6th, 2018, the 46th stop on its tour leading up to the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament which will take place in Russia.
President Juan Carlos Varela was in Chame on Monday, April 1st visiting the Urbanization Praderas Coloncito, a housing project which aims to better the lives of 64 families in Chame.
President Juan Carlos Varela and the first Lady Lorena de Castillo Varela are in Jordan attending the Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit 2018, taking place March 26th and 27th, 2018.
Did you know that Panama produces the most garbage per capita daily compared to all other Latin American countries, except one?
Thursday morning brings an end to a general strike in the province of Colón and the start to renewed dialogue with government officials.
With six species of big cats, Panama is working to ensure the survival of these feline species’ by introducing new legislation, making the first Saturday of each year the National Day of Wild Cats
The president of Panama, Juan Carlos Varela has approved a law establishing measures to prevent and prohibit discriminatory acts, such as sexual harassment, bullying, and racism.