National Assembly

  • 2018/11/28 18:43:25

    Sports community raise their voices against corruption



    Sportsmen and citizens in general protested this Wednesday, November 28, in Panama City’s coastal strip, against the alleged diversion of public funds that affects the “Canalero” athletes. The athletes themselves denounced that they must cover their expenses to represent Panama abroad

  • 2018/11/27 08:20:29

    Government forced to convince the Assembly

    Government forced to convince the Assembly

    Alvaro Goncalves

    After the start of the extraordinary sessions in the National Assembly (AN), President Juan Carlos Varela faces the refusal of the deputies to approve their bils and proposals, with the ratification of the magistrates among the most important

  • 2018/11/03 19:24:05

    President of Panama will approve state budget despite changes

    Juan Carlos Varela


    Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela said today he will approve bill 659 that establishes the General State Budget for the fiscal period 2019, for 23,669 million dollars, despite changes introduced to exempt some public entities from inspection

  • 2018/11/02 17:34:57

    Electoral Court of Panama begins registration of voters for advance voting

    Electoral Court of Panama begins registration of voters for advance voting


    The Electoral Court of Panama (TE) today began the process of Voters Registration for Advance Voting (REVA) in the country, within the framework of the general elections that will be held on May 5, 2019

2018/10/20 17:54:32
2018/07/20 13:15:35
  • Zulay Rodríguez
  • Zulay Rodríguez: We are going back to the past


    The deputy of the National Assembly (AN) for the Democratic Revolutionary Party (PRD), Zulay Rodríguez, spoke with Panama Today about current political events as well as her aspirations to the presidential chair

2018/07/07 19:05:26
2018/07/06 09:53:07
  • Cartoon
  • Cartoons of the week


    The case of wiretapping against Ricardo Martinelli continues to be the focuse of the media in Panama and also part of the graphic opinion of the cartoonists of the main newspapers in the country. President Juan Carlos Varela's speech, the beginning of the last session in the National Assembly

2018/07/01 20:40:13
  • Yanibel Abrego
  • Opposition leads Panamanian parliament


    Deputy Yanibel Ábrego, of the opposition party Cambio Democrático (CD) party, was re-elected today as president of the National Assembly (AN) for the period 2018-2019, a predictable result due to the confrontation between this public entity and the Executive

2018/05/18 10:13:25
  • Cartoon
  • Cartoons of the week


    The confrontation between the National Assembly (AN) and the Office of the Comptroller General of the Nation for the audits of Form 080 has been one of the main pieces of information of the week in Panama

2018/05/17 07:32:58
2018/05/12 10:14:50
2018/04/28 08:52:57
  • Asamblea Nacional
  • The law of "Civil Death" gets conditioned votes

    Yelly Bernal

    The National Assembly of Panama (AN) gave the green light in the first debate, to a bill that aims to prevent people accused of embezzling the nation's resources from opting for popular vote or being appointed as public officials

2018/04/24 17:04:43
  • Juan Carlos Varela
  • Varela affirms that he will veto Bill that repeals port contract


    President Juan Carlos Varela said today that as soon as he receives bill 53 approved by the Panamanian parliament, which repeals a millionaire contract with a Singapore firm for the construction of a container port, he will veto it as an “irresponsibility”