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2017/08/14 16:15:16
  • Minister of Economy and Finance, Dulcidio de la Guardia, explained in a press conference that the increase in the deficit is mainly due to the fact that non-financial public sector revenues decreased by 0.8% compared to the first half of 2016
  • Fiscal deficit slightly increases in the first half of 2017

    EFE

    Minister of Economy and Finance, Dulcidio de la Guardia, explained in a press conference that the increase in the deficit is mainly due to the fact that non-financial public sector revenues decreased by 0.8% compared to the first half of 2016 and stood at 5.67 billion dollars

2017/08/14 15:03:39
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  • The challenges of Panama's economic growth

    Elaine Nava

    Panama will grow by 5.6%, the highest rate of economic growth in the region, ahead of the Dominican Republic and Costa Rica, according to data updated by the Executive Commission for Latin America. The data, poses challenges for the country of the Isthmus

2017/08/09 14:19:37
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2017/08/08 10:56:14
  • Budget for 2018 is 7.9% higher
  • Budget for 2018 is 7.9% higher

    Elaine Nava

    The Minister of Economy and Finance of Panama, Dulcidio de la Guardia, introduced before a committee of Parliament the bill for the budget of 2018, which amounts to 23,397.1 million dollars and is a 7.9% higher than the current budget

2017/08/07 15:41:57
2017/08/02 09:18:10
  • Government indicated, on October 1 of this year the Canal expects a 429.4 million tons record with more than 13,000 transits, including 2,335 neopanamax, which pass through the expansion locks inaugurated in June 2016
  • Government increases the Panama Canal budget 6%

    Álvaro Pulido

    Government indicated, on October 1 of this year the Canal expects a 429.4 million tons record with more than 13,000 transits, including 2,335 neopanamax, which pass through the expansion locks inaugurated in June 2016

2017/07/29 11:28:13
2017/07/29 08:56:03
  • China's economic and trading power reached the isthmus and its reception was welcomed by Asian government officials
  • Panama is China’s new "best friend" in Latin America

    Álvaro Pulido

    Business Manager of the Chinese Embassy in Panama Wang Wei Hua said that having the country "as a strategic partner" is very important because the advantages it has in terms of geographical location and all the conditions it gathers to offer to Chinese entrepreneurs are "incomparable"