• 2018/06/14 20:13:47

    Panama and WB sign loan for development of indigenous peoples

    Cuentas claras


    The Ministry of Economy and Finance of Panama and the World Bank signed a $80-million loan agreement, for the execution of a project to support the implementation of the Comprehensive Development Plan for Indigenous Peoples (Pdipi) of the country, informed an official source

  • 2018/06/14 09:26:11

    Gabriel Barletta: "There will be no economic boom like the 2009 to 2014"

    Gabriel Barletta

    Marta Caballero

    "An FTA with China benefits us as long as we manage to negotiate a win-win treaty for both parties," said the President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture of Panama, Gabriel Barletta, who in an interview with Panama Today added that within the negotiating commission, which will start operations in July0>

  • 2018/06/13 11:22:06

    Panama's trade minister says FTA with China will benefit many sectors

    Augusto Arosemena


    A free trade agreement between Panama and China will especially benefit the infrastructure, agriculture, logistics, energy, tourism and e-commerce sectors, Panama's trade and industry minister predicted in Beijing on Wednesday

  • 2018/06/08 07:17:17

    Cotes: Downward economic outlook after strike


    Marta Caballero

    The strike held by the construction sector negatively affected the Panamanian economy according to the president of the Panamanian Association of Business Executives (APEDE), Héctor Cotes. "We quantified approximately 30 million per day

2018/06/06 18:56:33
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  • Felipe Ariel Rodríguez, Pdte Centro de Competitividad de la Región Occidental de la CAF
  • Panama must decentralize investments and develop the West, says CAF


    The president of the Center for Competitiveness of the Western Region of CAF, Felipe Ariel Rodríguez, participated on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at the inauguration of the II Regional Investment Forum for Territorial Development 2018, in Panama City (Panama). The Development Bank of Latin America

2018/06/03 18:40:21
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  • Panamá
  • IMF will revise downwards Panama's 5.6% growth forecast for 2018


    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced that it will revise downwards the growth of 5.6 percent of GDP projected for Panama this year, due to the impact of a strike in the neuralgic construction sector and the weakening of activity economic in the first quarter

2018/06/01 11:56:19
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  • Gabriel Barletta
  • CCIAP asked the government not to decree special schedules


    The Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Panama (CCIAP), one of the most important business associations in the country, asked the government not to decree special schedules when Panama debuts at the World Cup in Russia so as not to lead the economy to "stagnation"

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