Special Report

  • 2018/06/19 10:10:02

    The Panamanians Passion overflows in their World Cup debut

    Fanaticos de panama

    Finally the day arrived, June 18 was the most awaited moment for Panamanians. The emotions were contained. Some were not been able to sleep the night before. The pride of seeing the Panamanian flag in a world cup and listening to the lyrics of the National Anthem was the most anticipated by all after  October 10, 2017

  • 2018/05/30 10:15:07

    Mulino: "Varela paralyzed the country due to revenge"

    José Raúl Mulino

    Marta Caballero

    The political leader for Cambio Democrático (CD) and candidate for the presidency of the party, José Raúl Mulino, believes that the bases of the political organization will take a different path during the primary election process

  • 2018/05/28 08:29:31

    Panamanian Soccer player Román Torres: let's go for more

    Román Torres


    During the official presentation of the Academy with his name, the Panamanian soccer player Roman Torres spoke about his expectations for the 2018 World Cup of Russia

  • 2018/05/25 23:30:50

    Camacho: The Prosecutor’s Office is used as a means to take political reprisals

    Luis Eduardo Camacho


    The spokesman for former President Ricardo Martinelli, Luis Eduardo Camacho, reiterated his rejection of the role of the former United States ambassador, John Feeley, who acknowledged having been involved in the case of Ricardo Martinelli in the United State

2018/03/27 07:28:00
  • Holanda Hernández
  • Diethylene glycol: "The death syrup" case is about to expire


    After 12 years after the diethylene glycol massive poisoning case, the most severe in the world, the victims still cry for justice. Panama Today spoke with Holanda Hernández, who along with three of her relatives is part of the list of people who were intoxicated by the drug that was distributed by the Social Security Fund (CSS)

2018/03/15 17:58:17
  • Solís
  • Gerardo Solís: Electoral Law prohibits freedom of speech to silence opponents


    During his participation at the 5th Extraordinary Congress of the Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD), political leader Gerardo Solís said that the amendments to the Electoral Law, in 2017, were promoted by President Juan Carlos Varela, to silence his opponents, “Varela passed an Electoral Law that prohibits freedom of speech, association, assembly, and transit and free movement of Panamanians so that electoral proposals are not known”

2018/03/14 08:52:22
  • Juan Carlos Navarro
  • Juan Carlos Navarro: President, don't engage in political revenge


    During the 5th Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) Extraordinary Congress, the political leader and former presidential candidate, Juan Carlos Navarro, assured that the political group is moving towards full cohesion, “People sometimes get confused with the PRD since this is a democratic country and a democratic party

2018/03/13 08:40:49
  • Congress
  • V Congress PRD: Pedro Miguel González: Varela wants a confrontation scenario


    During the 5th Special National Congress of the Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD) that took place on Sunday, March 11, Secretary General of the political group Pedro Miguel González spoke of the steps the party is taking towards the 2019 General Elections. He also mentioned the country plan they are building with a long-term vision.

2018/03/12 16:14:39
  • Zulay Rodríguez
  • V PRD Congress:Zulay Rodríguez: "I'll keep telling the truth"


    Last Sunday, March 11, the V National Extraordinary Congress of the PRD party was held in Panama city, where there were changes to the statutes for the electoral reforms, after voting 2.700 delegates present during the congress. During the event, Zulay Rodríguez, one of the party congresswoman denounced against the political government

2018/03/08 13:48:48
  • LGBT stop hate speech
  • LGBT community urges to stop "hate speech"


    The anti-gay marriage protest held in Panama City during the week, was considered as a form of incitement to hatred against minorities, according to Juan Alonzo, who is president of the Nuevos Horizontes Association, an organization that works to defend the rights of LGBT communities in Panama

2018/03/07 09:34:51
  • Protest
  • Anti-gay marriage protesters take Panama streets


    A massive demonstration of religious groups on Panama City streets lead to the outskirts of the National Assembly. The main slogan of the march was the rejection of same-sex marriage. Mostly religious sectors marched to the sound of Christian songs and banners that highlighted the importance of marriage between a man and a woman

2018/03/06 10:56:47
  • Petra Serracin
  • Schools started classes with some difficulties


    Regional Director of Education of Panama Centro Petra Serracín, responsible for at least 140 education institutions, acknowledged that there are some problems but believes that they will be solved in the course of the next weeks

2018/03/04 13:21:08
  • school starts in Panama,
  • Karina Herrera: School year starts with disappointment


    President of the National Confederation of Parents Karina Herrera listed a number of aspects considered a debt by the Ministry of Education (Meduca) and that still affect some educational institutions such as slum schools, infrastructure problems, inappropriate amount of teachers and payment default for the language unit, rendering it impossible to start classes with English teachers

2018/03/03 13:31:32
  • Musiacalion 2018
  • Musicalion says goodbye this Sunday


    The 7th edition of the Musicalion Festival will lower the curtain this Sunday, March 4, after having delighted the thousands of attendees who have gathered at the Omar Torrijos Recreational Park, in Panama City since last Tuesday, February 27